Henderson County Public Library

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Digital Books

TumbleBook Library

TumbleBook Library

TumbleBook Library is an online collection of picture books with animation, sound, music and narration which your child can read, or have read to them. These interactive books teach kids the joy of reading in a format they will love. TumbleBook Library also has puzzles, games, and much more.


Research & Information

Explora

Explora

Let your research take flight with Explora, where students grades K to 12 can find information on thousands of popular topics. This easy-to-use tool allows users to search by keyword for articles, news, and facts for class projects, homework, and writing assignments. Explora provides a safe, trustworthy environment with reading-level indicators, high-quality content, and citation help. Explora replaces Searchasaurus, Kids Search, and Student Research Center.

World Book Online for Kids

World Book Online for Kids

World Book Online for Kids is the premier online general encyclopedia and reference resource with a special user interface for kids. With a single search access primary source documents, ebooks, encyclopedia articles, sound and pronunciation multimedia, images, periodical articles, atlas, dictionary, and much more!

Grolier Online Kids

Grolier Kids

Grolier Online Kids is highly graphical and aimed at making research fun and can keep you occupied and interested for hours on end. With a daily news reel, feature stories, and games for the kids, this is an all-around excellent resource.

TOPICsearch

TOPICsearch

This current events database allows researchers to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms including controversial opinions and viewpoints.