Kistler Library (4th-8th)

Have a great Summer but remember to check out our e-book collection on Overdrive:

REMINDER: Your Holland Hall  six digit ID number on your lunch card may be used to gain remote access to the online databases and Overdrive.

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Helpful Links
Tulsa City-County Library

Children’s and Tweens Summer Reading Program TCCL

Check out what’s happening at TCCL Kids website!
Library of Congress

New York Times/ Learning Network

Creative Commons
Common Sense Media


3D Printing
Age of Exploration
Armadillidium Vulgare
Asia Studies
Civil Rights
Deforestation Debate
Downtown Tulsa Study
Food Debate with Industrial Food Systems
Greek Mythology

Hurricane Katrina
Israeli/Palestinian Conflict
JFK Remembering 50 Years
Ocean Museum
Oklahoma Studies and True Grit
Peace One Day
Periodic Table
Roman Republic
Salem Witch Trials
Solar System
Transatlantic Slave Trade
World Malaria Day
World War II

Encyclopedia of Earth
Encyclopedia of Life
World Book Online
World Book Dictionary
DK findout!
Webster Dictionary

Google Books
World Book EbooksGrzimek Animal’s Life EncyclopediaSan Diego ZooARKive

Animal Diversity Web


Printing your documents

PebbleGo: Beginning research tool for animals, science, biographies and social studies.

PebbleGoNext: Beginning research tool to explore the U.S. Regions or American Indian Culture Areas

Library: Includes magazines, newspapers, maps, books.

Credo Reference: in-depth subject encyclopedias and handbooks.

EBSCO Host: a large warehouse of databases

Sirs Issues Researcher: Article selections from media sources covering social, scientific, health, political, global issues.

American History Documents: Documents of varied history through speeches, historical accounts, memoirs, editorials.

Noodletools: All you need to know for research; your thesis statement, note cards, to do list, works cited. You can share your work with your teachers and other students.

Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture: The encyclopedia contains articles written by scholars in the field.

Student Research Center: Research by key word or topic to find best results.Sort results by source type:magazine, photos, flags.

Digital Vaults: The U.S. National Archives Experience offers primary source materials.

World Digital Library:This database has more than 7,000 primary source documents and images from around the world sponsored by the United Nations Educational and Scientific and Cultural Organization.

Culturegrams: This database offers up to date country reports written by experts of the country. It offers inside perspective on daily life and culture, backgrounds and interviews of the people.