Trustworthy Research Sites

How to research:

  1. Choose a topic
  2. Ask questions
  3. Search for information
  4. Take notes (organize by headings)
  5. Cite sources

Databases -- Logins required

DISCUS Kids

PebbleGo

  • PebbleGo (Grades K-2)
    People, Animals, Science, & Social studies topics
  • PebbleGo Next (Grades 3-4)
    States & American Indian cultures

Search Engines & Websites

WebPath Express

Search WebPath Express on the library catalog to find educational websites! Type in a topic or try Visual Search.

Wonderopolis

Visit Wonderopolis to explore "wonders" that other kids are curious about.

KidsClick

KidsClick! is a search engine designed for kids by librarians.

America's Story

Kids.gov

Kids.gov is the official kids' portal for the U.S. government. Find information on jobs, money, government, safety, social studies, and more!

StudySC

Visit StudySC to find information about South Carolina's culture, history, geography, government, and people.

Time for Kids

Time for Kids has current events news articles on a variety of topics.