Homework Help

You will need your library card number to use the sites with followed by an *.

  • Biography in Context*
    Thousands of award-winning biographies.
  • CIA World Factbook
    Tons of great information on countries including population, geography, economy and government.
  • FactMonster
    Find information about a variety of subjects ranging from weather facts to homework help to quizzes and games.
  • Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia*
    Searchable by subject or keywords within the entry.
  • Kids InfoBits *
    Targets the research needs of students in Kindergarten through Grade 5.
  • MadSciNet
    A group of scientists providing answers to your questions.
  • Multnomah County Homework Center
    A very well organized site that will help with homework. Topics range from wars and world history to maps and mythology.
  • Primary Search*
    Provides children’s magazines and children’s pamphlets, designed for the elementary school student.
  • Time for Kids
    This companion to the Time for Kids magazine connects youth with up-to-the-minute news and current events.