Internet Archive - a non-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, and more.
Banzai - learn financial literacy with an interactive, award-winning curriculum.
ComicsPlus Library Edition - free comic books! All you need is your library card number and PIN (contact the library if you don't have this one). On the go? The ComicsPlus Library Edition app is also available for free on your Apple and Android mobile devices.
Driving-Tests.org - Driver's Ed tests, DMV handbooks, & extensive FAQs, all in one place! Car, motorcycle, and CDL tests. ¡en español también!
Search full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and more from current and archived issues of the Greenville Herald-Banner. Available remotely 24/7 on any device.
Explore and stay informed on local and national topics, people and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs and careers, political and social issues and more. Features a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources spanning the U.S., including the Greenville Herald-Banner, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Houston Chronicle and more. Available remotely 24/7 on any device.
Credo is an easy-to-use
tool for research, homework, and other reference needs. Gather background
information on your topic from over one thousand full-text encyclopedias and
subject handbooks, as well as 500,000+ images and audio files and over 1,000
Patron-friendly collection of thousands of high-quality videos from around the world
Includes Oscar®, Emmy®, and Peabody Award-winning documentaries, to how-to programs that make life easier and richer, top-quality performances spanning the arts, biographies of history-makers past and present
Plus, a variety of TV
Thoroughly kid-safe, advertisement-free media platform to freely explore and enjoy with educational videos children want to watch—Sesame Street, The Electric Company, The Wubbulous World of Dr. Suess, The Berenstein Bears, Franklin, and thousands more.
Plus songs, games, and other interactives that are sure to entertain, educate and inspire young library users.
Websites for Kids & Teens
Footsteps2Brilliance - Aimed at pre-k through 3rd grade, Footsteps 2 Brilliance helps become stronger readers through the use of games and activities. Available in English and Spanish.
Funbrain – created for kids from pre-k through 8th grade, offers interactive games that help develop skills in math, reading, and literacy. There is also a variety of literature available to read online.
ABCya – Geared toward pre-k through 5th grade, abcya.com has educational videos and learning games. www.pbskids.org – Reading adventures, contests and games. Personalized reading games to prepare your children for school.
Sesame Street – Interactive games such as: Cooking with Cookie, Super Elmo’s ABC Jump, Grover’s Story Circle, and many more.
Nick (Nickelodeon) – This site had LOTS of kid friendly online games featuring characters from favorite Nickelodeon shows.
Nick Jr. – Similar to nick.com, this site features a lot of games that are based on popular Nickelodeon characters, but geared to the younger kids.