Research Pathfinders

Animal Research

Databases & ebooks
Search these databases using the name of your animal

 

 

   
Print Books
Search the catalog using the name of your animal.  If the book is checked out, please place  a hold.
 
Websites
San Diego Zoo for Kids
National Geographic for Kids
Ranger Rick
Wild Kratts on PBS
DK Findout! Animals and Nature
Kids' Planet: Animal Fact Sheets
A to Z Animals
Animal Fact Guide
Science Kids
Smithsonian National Zoo
Animal Planet: Live Webcams
Ducksters: Animals
Cats for Kids
Cat Fanciers
   

 

Planets Research

Databases & ebooks
Search these databases using the name of your planet

 

 

 

 

 

Print Books
Search the catalog using the name of your planet.  If the book is checked out, please place  a hold.
 
Websites
Astronomy for Kids: Solar System
National Geographic Kids: Passport to Space
European Space Agency Kids: Planets and moons
NASA SpacePlace: Planets & Dwarf Planets
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum: Our Solar System ** Symbol for your planet is on this page **
StarChild
   

 

 

 

 

Chicago Landmarks Research

Adler Planetarium Art Institute Buckingham Fountain Chicago Theatre Chinatown Civic Opera Building Cloud Gate / Millennium Park Field Museum Grant Park / Buckingham Fountain Hull House John G. Shedd Aquarium John Hancock Lincoln Park Zoo Magnificent Mile Museum of Science and Industry Navy Pier Oak Street Beach O'Hare Airport Old Water Tower Picasso Sculpture Soldier Field Tribune Tower U.S. Cellular Field United Center Willis Tower Wrigley Building Wrigley Field

 

Biomes Research

State Research

Databases & ebooks
Search these databases using the name of your state

 

 

   
Print Books
Search the catalog using the name of your state.  If the book is checked out, please place  a hold.
   

Websites
US States (National Geographic Kids)
State Facts for Students (US Census)
America's Story (Library of Congress)
The Fifty States (Factmoster)
United States Geography (Ducksters)
US States (Enchanted Learning)

Just for Fun!
Ultimate U.S. Road Trip Game (National Geographic Kids)