Dictionaries Almanacs Maps
Databases - To use at home, ask the librarian for a password bookmark.
- World Book Online has elementary, middle and adult versions, current events, dictionary, thesaurus
and Spanish encyclopedia.
EBSCO Online Magazines & Newspapers For elementary, middle, HS and adult. Also in Spanish.
- Also includes Novelist for book recommendations and reviews and Points of View for persuasive essays.
- JerseyClicks offers free searches of 15 full-text subscription databases to holders of valid library cards,
including ¡Informe! (en español), magazines, newspapers, business and health resources.
Q&ANJ is New Jersey's free online reference service. Don't search... Find.
Connect online with a real librarian -- one-to-one in real-time -- for help with any topic
or information need.
- OneLook Dictionary - searches 7,511,869 words in 931 dictionaries
- Little Explorers Picture Dictionary
- Merriam-Webster's Word Central
- Roget's Thesaurus
- Roget's II: The New Thesaurus
- World Almanac for Kids
- FactMonster: Information Please Almanac for Kids
- Information Please Almanac
- The Old Farmer's Almanac
Atlas & Maps
- Google Maps - click and drag the maps all over
- Map Machine
- National Atlas of the United States
- Google Earth
- All the World's Maps - major city maps as well as national maps
- Blank & Outline Maps - available for printing out
Today in History
- ANYDAY - Historic events, birthdays, MIA's, that occurred on a SELECTED day of the year.
- ANY YEAR - Events, birthdays, etc. that occurred in SELECTED months and years.
- This Day in History - From the History Channel.
- USA.gov - The official site for U.S. government information.
- gobiernoUSA.gov - The official site for U.S. government information, in Spanish.
- Kids.gov - Developed and maintained by the Federal Consumer Information Center
- U.S. Congress
- New Jersey
- New Jersey Department of Education
- New Jersey Legislature
- Library of Congress
- New Jersey State Library
- M.A.I.N. (Morris Automated Information Network)
- Morris County Library - Your library @home!
- Wharton Public Library- Your library in town!
- Morris County School Media Association - library media specialists committed to helping students