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Online Resources
Access online resources by clicking below. You may access these sources from home or school. You will need a username and password. Please ask your school's LMC Specialist in your school Library Media Center for help with password.

World Book Online Reference Center
The World Book Online Reference Center (WBORC) features the content of the World Book Encyclopedia, plus 16 additional databases that allow students, educators, and others to conduct in-depth research on thousands of topics.

Research databases including Magazines, Health, News, Images, Bios, Professional Library, Searchasaurus, NoveList, Novelist K-8, Student Research Center, and Kids Search.

TCR Connections for Kids
Provides hundreds of online activities to help you improve learning.

Encyclopædia Britannica Online
Use this powerful resource to search or browse for information in encyclopedias, magazines, videos, and websites.

World Data Analyst

World Data Analyst
Offers statistical portraits of the countries of the world and tools for making comparative charts.

Webster’s Third New International Dictionary Unabridged
With more than 470,000 entries, it is the largest and most comprehensive American dictionary.

Annals of American History
With over 2,000 primary source documents and 700 pieces of multimedia, this resource is an excellent resource for expanding your understanding of the history and culture of the United States.

Map image database

Enciclopedia Universal en Español
Explore la Enciclopedia Universal en Español, en su edición en español, una fuente de conocimiento autorizado y confiable con miles de artículos en un amplio rango de temas. Consiga los usernames y las contraseñas para los sitios en línea en el centro de los medios de la biblioteca de su escuela.

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Forest Elementary School
1375 South 5th Avenue
Des Plaines, IL 60016
847-824-1732 Fax

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