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California K-12 Digital Resources

Online content from Encyclopedia Britannica, ProQuest research databases, and Book Connections are available — at school, at home, in libraries, on laptops, on phones — to all.

These three databases are provided for all California students from the California State Library.

Encyclopedia Britannica (PreK-12)

A comprehensive interactive resource for research and learning for grades K-12. Includes correlations to California Content Standards and other valuable teacher resources. Post links directly to each school level, elementary, middle or high.

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Need help from Britannica? See our support page. (800) 621-3900 x 7160 | edsupport@eb.com

Book Connections

Personalize and enjoy digital connections to books for kids and teens.

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Need help from Book Connections? See our support page. 510-239-7391 | accounts@bookconnections.org

ProQuest (Grades 3-12)

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Explora Primary 

A search engine designed for primary school students. Includes American Heritage Dictionary and Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia. 

Explora Secondary

A search engine for middle school students. Includes New World Encyclopedia and Middle Search Plus.

Need help from ProQuest? See our support page. 800-521-0600 | customerservice@proquest.com