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RBdigital Magazines

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Read your favorite magazines in electronic format. Here's how:

  1. Create an RBdigital Magazines account with an email and password or use your RBdigital account if you have one.
  2. Mobile users: Download the right app for your device (also good for RBdigital audiobooks!)
  3. Visit the site through FVRL or the app and check out magazines to enjoy.
  4. Read the FAQs if you have questions.
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Research in Context

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Find resources on a wide range of subjects in this one-stop research source (including citation information) aimed at upper elementary and middle school students.

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Science in Context

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Find authoritative science information: full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files, and links to vetted websites.

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SIRS Discoverer

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Get articles from magazines, newspapers, and U.S. government documents with the young researcher in mind.

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TumbleBookCloud

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Stream eBooks, graphic novels, videos, and audiobooks of high interest to tweens and teens, as well as classics and some teacher-assigned titles.

You'll need an internet connection only—no downloading!

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TumbleBooks

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Peruse animated, talking picture books, puzzles, and resources for kids and families in TumbleBooks.

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Washington Digital Newspapers

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Seek out the news of yesterday in an ever-growing collection of old newspapers--including the Chronicle of Vancouver--digitized by the Washington State Library.

Search them all, browse a particular title, or view by location. Dates range from as early as 1860, depending upon the newspaper.

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Washington Talking Book & Braille Library

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Learn about free services, such as downloadable audio or audiobooks by mail, available to Washington residents who are unable to read standard print material.

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WOIS/The Career Information System

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Find your strengths, match them with occupations, and explore career choices. Get details on 500+ occupations, including the military. Locate training programs.

Store your job information in your online portfolio. Just starting to plan your career path? Take the Reality Check quiz to see what it takes to be independent and achieve your goals.

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World Book Early Peoples

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Explore the native cultures of indigenous peoples around the world. Learn about daily life, where they lived, what they ate, how they survived, and even their religions.

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World Book Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

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Una enciclopedia para niños. Encuentre artículos sobre temas populares y escolares, definiciones del diccionario, imágenes, y mapas.

An encyclopedia in Spanish for students. Find articles on popular and school topics, definitions from the dictionary, images, and maps.

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World Book Inventions and Discoveries

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Who discovered the Earth is round? When were motion pictures invented? Find out how things we take for granted today were discovered or invented, from zippers to atomic time.

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World Book Living Green

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Find out how to reduce your environmental impact, and learn how major industries are working to curb pollution and improve the environment. Includes activities to do at home.

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World Book Online for Kids

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Find articles, games, science projects, interactive tools, and activities covering a variety of subjects for elementary and middle-school students.

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World Book Student

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Search for information on any topic. Learn how to do research, write citations, and even create an account to keep track of your research.

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