World Book

World Book provides access to 7 educational sites that can carry patrons from their infant years through and past high school. Patrons can use these websites inside and outside of the library simply by logging in with their library card. Check out the brochure here to see information about each site.

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World Book: Early World of Learning
A resource for pre-schoolers and young kids. This site will read aloud to you as well as promote learning, reading and understanding through games, fairy tales, stories, songs, colouring pages and videos. Some of the content is available only by streaming while the audio for the fairy tales, songs, and nursery rhymes can be downloaded.

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World Book: Kids
A resource for young kids and children beginning to do research and homework. The website offers a fun and easy way to browse through and compare animals, places, and objects. Articles about a person, place or thing offer links to pictures and videos on the topic as well as the French and Spanish translations.

World Book: L'Encyclopédie Découverte
A resource for kids and children beginning to do research and homework. The site is similar to World Book: Kids but offers all of its content in French Canadian. Articles about a person, place or thing offer links to the English translation. The site also offers a visual dictionary that allows you to switch between the French and English terms for an item.

World Book: Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos
A resource for kids and children beginning to do research and homework. The site is very similar to World Book: Kids but offers all of its content in Spanish. Articles about a person, place or thing offer links to the English translation. The site also offers a visual dictionary that allows you to switch between the English and Spanish terms for an item.

World Book: Timelines
A resource for 
pre-teens and teens doing research. You can create your own from scratch with your own events or pre-made events or edit pre-made timelines with your own events or other pre-made events. Events can include descriptions, notes, pictures, videos, dates and colour coding.

World Book: Student
A resource for kids and pre-teens doing research and homework. The site offers a step-by-step guide on how to do a research project as well as offers all the tools needed. Take quizzes, interact with maps, create a timeline, build a citation, compare places, keep up with the world and check out biographies.

World Book: Advanced
A resource for teens doing research. This site is a step up from World Book: Student and for those who are experienced with research. Use the site to build citations, get external websites for research, keep up with the world, create, use and share
pathfinder guides and more!