Plainfield Public Library District
<< Online Resources

HomeworkHomework Bus

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Provides access to the full text of a variety of books and reference materials.

Grolier Online Passport

Full text online versions of several reference books and encyclopedias. Video tutorial.

HelpNow!

A live tutoring service for students of all ages. Tutors are available Monday — Sunday 2:00 PM to 11:00 PM CST. Video tutorial.

Literary Reference Center Plus

Provides information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and time frames. Video tutorial.

MasterFILE Premier

Provides full text for magazines, reference books and primary source documents and an image collection containing photos, maps and flags.

Middle Search Plus

Full text for popular middle school magazines, biographies and historical essays. Full text entries include reading level indicators (Lexiles).

Primary Search

Full text for popular elementary school magazines.

Scholastic Go

Explore videos, pictures, newspaper and encyclopedia articles on everything from animals to current events.

Science Reference Center

Full-text coverage for more than 200 science periodicals.

World Book

Includes World Book Kids, World Book Student, and World Book Advanced. These resources contain full-text articles as well as fun games and activities to enhance the learning experience.