• Click here to access PebbleGo PebbleGo Databases include PebbleGo Animals, PebbleGo Earth & Space, and PebbleGo Biographies. Available databases vary according to individual school subscription.
  • National Geographic Kids
    A collection of National Geographic Kids magazines and nonfiction books. 
  • Use Google's Kid-Safe search engine!
     
    Kiddle  
  • Some safe search engines for kids:

    Search Engines
    Ipl2 for Kids - Resources collected by students and volunteer library and information science professionals.
    KidsClick - KidsClick! is a web search designed for kids by librarians - with kid-friendly results!
    Sweet Search - Web sites evaluated by librarians and teachers. Many sites are designed exclusively for kids.
Photos for Class - get photos for your projects that have Creative Commons license. Downloaded images automatically cite the author and the image license terms.

  • Maps 101 Maps101 is an interactive database of teacher lesson plans, geography tools, online learning games, dynamic interactive map modules and over 4,000 viewable and printable history, thematic, reference, outline, current events and animated maps.  Access through the At Home Access link at the bottom of the page using your student ID and PIN number (last four digits of phone or year of birth) to get the login information for this site.   
  • Click here to access SIRS Discoverer

     A general reference database for elementary and middle school learners, researchers, and educators covering curriculum areas and content sets such as reading, language arts, current events, science, social studies, history, health, and technology. 

    Check with your librarian for login information.

  • Click here to access American Indian Histories Explore manuscripts, artwork and rare printed books dating from the earliest contact with European settlers right up to photographs and newspapers from the mid-twentieth century. Browse through a wide range of rare and original documents from treaties, speeches and diaries, to historic maps and travel journals.
  • Home Access to Research - Databases

    NOTE: The links on this page will only work inside the school district. Also, they will NOT work on wireless devices on the PUB wireless connection.

    • To access from home or on a wireless device using the PUB wireless connection click the link above. Login - ID number is the district teacher/student id number. The pin number is the birth year of the student. Teachers check with your librarian to set a pin number. If students have any trouble with their pin number, contact your school librarian.
    • They are also available via the SSO which you can Click Here to access. SSO login is your Denton ISD computer login.
  • Click here to access Kids InfoBits

    K-5 Gale database. It features a visually graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search and full-text, age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazine, newspaper and reference content. Check out this video on how to use Kids InfoBits

  • Click here to access explora Explora contains complete articles from popular elementary school magazines. All complete articles are assigned reading-level indicators (Lexiles®), and many articles are available in color PDF. You’ll also find easy-to-read encyclopedia entries written specifically for kids and more than one million images of photos, maps and flags!
  • Click here to access Britannica Encyclopedia, new and continually updated journal articles, primary-source material, multimedia (90,000 images, videos, and audio clips), and links to 129,000 expert websites. Includes Britannica Learning Zone for PreK-2 Students

  • Click Here for Escolar Britannica Escolar- provides a Spanish elementary encyclopedia, images, videos, and Spanish language learning materials specifically designed for younger learners.
  • Texas Flag icon TexQuest Clic

    These pages help you dive deeper into the Texquest offerings from Gale, Britannica, and the Adam Matthews collections that relate to Texas History.

    Early Settlement by Europeans
    The Texas Revolution
    Cattle Trails

    Gale - Username: j061901109 Password: mustangs
    Britannica - Username: 061901109 Password:learn
    Adam Matthew - Username: wilson Password: mustangs

  • Click here to access American West Explore the fact and the fiction of westward expansion in America from the early eighteenth to the mid-twentieth century. Browse a wide range of rare and original documents including printed books, journals, historic maps, broadsides, periodicals, advertisements, photographs, artwork and more.