Online Resources

The WIS community is invited to use the subscription databases below. If you have trouble accessing one of the resources, need a password or have a question about how to use a resource, don't hesitate to contact the library staff. We're here to help you!  (eBooks are on the Reading page.)

Subscription Databases


Pebble Go

Britannica School
Britannica Universalis

Britannica Escolar Online

News Articles

Images and Video

Geography and Countries 

Digital Tools (just a selection) for...


Webpath Express is a search engine for student-appropriate websites reviewed by educators. Access it from our PS library catalog (the link is on the left side). You do not need to log in to the catalog anymore to use Webpath Express.

NoodleTools provides guidance in the research process, keeps track of citations and notes, creates bibliographies, provides a collaborative workspace and helps student organize their research. Fifth graders log into NoodleTools with their WIS Google accounts.


Tagxedo - generate word clouds
Wordlegenerate word clouds - create infographics to represent ideas/data - create charts and infographics
StoryBird - write stories using provided illustrations
Scratch Jr - learn how to write code


Lucidcharts - for diagrams and flowcharts(Google App partner
Glogster Education - show for digital poster board
Prezi - create motion presentations
Thinglink - link to information that explains an image
VoiceThread - share ideas and images with a community, giving and receiving feedback

Skill Building

Quizlet - create and use study online flashcards
Duolingo - learn a language