Online Resources for Kids

Online Databases

Most of the Allen Public Library's online resources require a special login.  Please call the library at 214.509.4900 or stop by the Children's Desk for login information. 

Explora for Elementary School

Explora supports student research with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality. A simple search delivers relevant articles, essays and primary source documents.

Learning Express Library's School Center

The resources here can help students in elementary and middle school prepare for important tests and boost their skills in important subjects. Students can also take practice STAAR tests for 4th or 8th grade.

Additional Databases

Allen Public Library has many more databases, including ones that focus on literature and history. Check out our full list of research and online resources.