Tips for using the databases available through WVInfoDepot.org.
Last Updated: Oct 4, 2016
- Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
Ben's Guide to U. S. Government for Kids (part of GPO Access) - Providing learning tools for K-12 students, parents, and teachers on how our government works.
- e-WV The online West Virginia Encyclopedia
The online West Virginia Encyclopedia is the comprehensive reference resource for the Mountain State. A project of the West Virginia Humanities Council, e-WV offers thousands of articles on West Virginia’s people and places, history, arts, science and culture.
e-WV is a project of the West Virginia Humanities Council.
- Primary Search
Primary Search provides full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles), and full text information dates as far back as 1990.
- Scholastic Go!
Designed for students in grades 3 - 5. It contains the following features: GO tutorial, the Grolier Online Search Box, an interactive atlas, Feature Showcase.,Today Is... , NewsNow, and For Educators. For Educators includes a collection of Lesson plans organized and searchable by grade or subject, each correlated to state and national curriculum standards.
This full text database for elementary school students ses an animated interface with a dinosaur theme that encourages students to search by topic.
Remote access to WVInfoDepot.org databases requires a username and password. Contact your local public library or the West Virginia Library Commission for additional information.