Comics Plus is a digital platform offering unlimited access to thousands of digital comics, graphic novels and manga to Westerly Library card holders. You can access titles using a smartphone, tablet.
A valuable resource for educators and students from primary to high school.
Free courses, practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners, including adult learners, to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.
Find practice tests and tutorials on a wide variety of subjects!
Learn about what life was like living in colonial times, including clothing, family life, trades and jobs.
Features an expansive collection of plot summaries, literary criticism, author biographies, and content from prominent literary journals.
Contains full text for a variety of popular middle school magazines. Each article is assigned a Lexile level. Choose Middle Search Plus from the AskRI buttons.
Doing research on hot topics? Look here for information that addresses topics from various view points. Choose Points of View from the askri buttons.
Provides full text for more than 80 of the most popular elementary school magazines. Each article is assigned a Lexile level.
A teacher’s companion to the various Explora databases, searching across content such as ERIC and Academic Search Premier. It highlights lessons plans, curriculum standards, and other professional development resources.
VW is a higher education, k-12, and public outreach project of the Oregon Space Grant Consortium administered through the Department of Geosciences at Oregon State University.
The classic encyclopedia, online. Choose ”Reference Center" to access the high school level encyclopedia. Choose "For Kids” to access elementary school resources.