Homework Help for Kids

Ilsley Public Library subscribes to many online resources that HELP students succeed.

Find articles and information for school reports.

Now with over 1,300 titles, cross searchable with E-Books, this database provides high school students with access to information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.


Current Events

Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students analyze a broad variety of data for conducting research, preparing for debates and more.


Virtually every course of study — from history to science to literature — is ultimately tied to the study of people.  Biography in Context delivers outstanding biographical profiles.


Historic Newspapers

Search America’s historic newspapers pages from 1836-1922 using Chronicling America.  More recent Middlebury area newspapers are available on microfiche.


HELP!  I need a book.


Well, you came to the right place!  Search Ilsley’s online library catalog.



Check out these websites designed for kids.



 The junior edition of the immensely popular Yahoo! web guide.



A junior search engine that allows you to type your questions just as you would ask them.





This website features educational, but fun kids’ activities that can be tailored by age, number of players, and location.






Learn how to be good internet citizens.





  The internet is crowded. Learn how to separate fact from fiction. 



To Fact Monster This fun learning tool is designed to simulate a reference book.