Homework Help

Kids Search
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Kids search Kids Search makes it easy for students to search by keyword or by topic to find the most useful search results. Results can be easily sorted by source type -- magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc. Kids Search provides students basic and detailed search screens, topical searches, and links to dictionary, encyclopedia and images, within a child-friendly interface. Teachers can perform searches through other products using the Teacher Resources link. 

Student Research Center
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Student Research Center StudentResearchCenter provides students in secondary schools with the most appropriate research tools for easily obtaining the information that they need from their EBSCO databases. Through the Student Research Center, users can easily pre-determine which content sources (e.g., Magazines, Newspapers, Biographies, Country Reports, Film & Video) will be included with their search. They can also search their databases by topic heading, make use of an online dictionary and encyclopedia, explore the top searches of the day, and even limit their search according to appropriate Lexile reading levels. 

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Searchasaurus Designed especially for children, this search tool looks through thousands of magazine articles, as well as dictionaries and encyclopedias, for the information you want. It also has a large photograph and image collection that can be searched.

Additional Search Engines for Parents and Kids

Ask for Kids  KidzSearch
Kids' Click Ben's Guide to US Government for Kids