Homework Help for Kids

You can use these eResources outside the library. Log in with your Homewood Library bar code number. 

Please call us at 708-798-0121 x 222 for help choosing or using these tools.

Early World of Learning

 

 

 

 

Trek’s Travels offers interactive games, stories, and educational videos 

Welcome to Reading develops vocabulary, phonemic awareness, and comprehension skills

Know It offers a richly visual encyclopedia

Britannica Library Children

Britannica Library Children

 

 

 

Easy to conduct research, complete homework assignments, and work on special projects

Start with the encyclopedia and move on to current magazines,  biographies, news, and more

Define words with Merriam-Webster’s pop-up Dictionary and Thesaurus

Explora Grades K-5

Explora Grades K-5

 

 

 

 

Simple search delivers primary source documents, news articles, and Associated Press videos

Easy-to-browse categories organized by popular topic

Topic Overviews that provide you with a starting point for research

Text-to-Speech for HTML articles

Citation help, including the ability to export citation information to online bibliography generators

Explora Grades 6-12

Explora Grades 6-12

 

 

 

 

Simple search delivers primary source documents, news articles, and Associated Press videos

Easy-to-browse categories organized by popular topic

Topic Overviews that provide you with a starting point for research

Text-to-Speech for HTML articles

Citation help, including the ability to export citation information to online bibliography generators

Media on Demand

Media on Demand

 

 

 

 

Digital library ebooks and audio books to download for your mobile device or computer.

World Book

World Book

 

 

 

 

Kids - Fun, easy-to-read articles, illustrations, and activities

Timelines - Discover the dynamic way to experience events from history.

Early World of Learning - For preschoolers and children in the early elementary grades

Info Finder  - Homework and research help for elementary and middle school students

Reference Center - A robust multimedia reference tool for older teens and adults

Discover - Engaging reference resources for reluctant readers

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos -  A fun reference site for Spanish-language beginners.

Tumblebooks

Tumblebooks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Animated, talking picture books 

For primary school students