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 Here to access via the SSO. Login is your Denton ISD computer login. After you are logged into the SSO, click on the Library Online Resources Icon.
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!Video: How to use Explora
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
Kid-Friendly Search EnginesIpl2 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!Quintura Kids - A Visual Find Engine. You can visually navigate and easily refine in order to find relevant information faster and more efficiently.Sweet Search - Web sites evaluated by librarians and teachers. Many sites are designed exclusively for kids.
Streaming Video Resources
- The largest and most current K-12 digital video/video clip library available today
- Over 11,000 videos, 50,000 video clips, thousands of images
- 2,000 geography images;
- 1,500 clip art images;
- 780 Spanish videos; a few available in Chinese, French, German Italian and Japanese
- 1,000 closed-caption titles; and
- 27,000 encyclopedia articles.
Login with your Denton ISD network login
PBS LearningMedia - tens of thousands of classroom-ready, digital resources including videos, games, audio clips, photos, lesson plans, and more! You can search, save, and share with ease. Best of all, PBS LearningMedia is free for educators.