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- VALNet Catalog - Our OPAC (Online Patron Access Catalog) is the catalog
of books, government documents and media available through our library
consortium, VALNet (Valley Automated Library Network).
- EBSCO Database
- This is a full-text database where you can find magazine and newspaper
articles from hundreds of sources.
Database - Infotrak is also a full-text
database with magazine/newspaper articles. There will be some overlap
between Infotrak and Ebsco, so like all search engines, which one is
better is simply a matter of personal taste. We suggest you try both.
To log in to Infotrak you will need to type in the first five numbers
of your library card as your password.
- LiLI Home Page - Libraries Linking Idaho. Our electronic link to Idaho
Index to the Internet - This is a very large reference site for whatever you
may want to find. A good place to start any search.
- National Education Association - NEA's web site offers parents, teachers and students
-- everyone interested in creating great public schools -- a place to
find information on elementary, secondary or higher education.
- Fox Kids - Games & Activities
- Lego - Games & Activities
- Nickelodeon - Games & Activities
- ToonDisney - Games & Activities
- Ask for Kids - Search Engine
- ALA Cool
Site for Kids - Includes links to sites for homework
help, reference and educational games.
- Book Adventure - Book Adventure
is a FREE reading motivation program for children in grades K-8. Children
create their own book lists from over 5,400 recommended titles, take
multiple choice quizzes on the books they've read offline, and earn
points and prizes for their literary successes.
- KinderStart - Storytime & Craft Ideas
Education - Storytime & Craft
Playhouse - Games and activities
for children 3 and up.
- AARP - The American Association of Retired Person's website
contains many informative articles on a variety of different subjects,
including computer and technology, health & wellness, legislation,
learning, money, and travel & leisure.
- BayCon - Provides a number of free computer and educational
- eBay - Largest online auction service - links to Technology
- Hallmark - Free source for email cards.
- Ask - Search Engine
- DogPile - Search Engine
- Google - Search Engine
- Yahoo - News & Celebrity Gossip
- MSN - News
- ElementarySchools.org - Listing of elementary and private
- Trulia - Trulia provides comprehensive real
estate guides with up-to-date information about housing prices, real
estate trends, market activity, and neighborhood information (schools,
crime, community info).
- Affordable Colleges Foundation - An organization dedicated to providing
free higher education tools for current and future college students
and their families.