Internet Resources

SIRS - Social Issues Resource Series

Web Address - Customer # : KS0371 (Case Sensitive)
Password: joan
SIRS - home use
Customer # : KS0371H
Password: 67672

State Library of Kansas Online Resources

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Britannica School edition
Level-appropriate reference articles, journals, magazines and teachers’ resources.

Kids Search
Find magazine articles, biographies, images and more on a variety of topics for students in grades K-8 with an easy-to-use, graphically-appealing interface.

Student Research Center
Find topics from current events to art to math. Includes biographies and images.

Mango (learning foreign languages)
Courses in over 40 languages (basic & complete lessons available).

Kansas History, Territorial through Civil War Years, 1854-1865
Expansive and unique collection of historical documents that include personal narratives and memoirs, pamphlets and political speeches, sermons and songs, legal treatises and children's books.

History Reference Center
Articles, full text of historical documents, biographies, historical photos, maps, and videos.

LearningExpress: Learning Centers by subject (up to college level), computer software tutorials, and practice tests for college and occupational exams and the GED.