Children's Resources

Looking for resources to help with a school project or to pick out your next book or movie online? Check out the resources that the Library has available for youth below.
Additionally, check out our list of Homework Help websites.  These are not Nevada County Community Library resources but are available for free online.

college prep center link

College Prep Center is here to help you achieve your college preparation goals. Getting into college is an important step to building a strong future. First, you must do well on your college admission tests and write a personal essay that highlights your special talents.  Use this center to get the resources you need.

CultureGrams Link
CultureGrams Find information on different countries and cultures.
Digital Public Library of America Link
DPLA: Digital Public Library of America: The DPLA offers a single point of access to millions of items-photographs, manuscripts, books, sounds, moving images, and more-from libraries, archives, and museums around the United States.
EBSCO has articles from general-interest magazines and scholarly journals. Search the MasterFILE Premier database.
enki Link
Enki: New gems, classic novels and eye-opening nonfiction. New gems, classic novels and eye-opening nonfiction
Gale Virtual Reference Link
Gale Virtual Reference: Search valid sources including Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia, American Decades, Countries and Their Cultures, Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations and the States. Includes DK Travel Books
Learning Express Library Link
Learning Express Library offers practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want at school, at work, or in life.
Library to Go Link
Library to Go  Browse the Library's collection of downloadable audiobooks and eBooks.
Databases - NoveList K-8 Plus link
NoveList K-8 Plus Advice and recommendations for the younger reader.
Powerspeak Link
Powerspeak is an online interactive language course in Spanish, French, German, Mandarin, and ESL for Spanish speakers.
RBdigital Link
RBdigital Download Audiobooks with one click convenience - no waiting and a three week loan period.
school center link

School Center resources can help students in elementary, middle, and high school prepare for important tests, get extra help with assignments, and boost their skills in important subjects.

Tumblebooks Link
Tumblebooks are eBooks for kids. Listen to and view books on your home computer!
Zinio Link
Zinio lets you enjoy more than 75 popular magazines - free! Download them to your phone, tablet or computer.