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Kickemuit Middle School Library: Research and Databases

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. – W. B. Yeats


Click the logo above to access all the great features of World Book, such as Dramatic Learning, Timelines, Inventions & Discoveries, or Early Peoples, to name a few. If you need to search the encyclopedia, use the search widget below.


AskRI: The answer to your questions


EBSCO Databases

Biography Reference Center

 All the biography information you need.

Explora for Secondary Schools

 Find whatever you are researching here.

Middle Search Plus

 Magazine database.

Exploring Nature

Culture Grams to Research U.S. States and Countries

Click on either map image below, to find photos, recipes, statistics, in addition to what you'd expect to find in a database. Automatically logs in when you are at school. Once you're logged in, you can also search the States Edition to U.S. information.

If you need access at home, ask for username and password by emailing Teacher-Librarian Ms. Galipeau ( AmericaNoneAfricaAfricaNoneSouth America

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Rhode Island Secretary of State Online Resources - Great for Primary Sources

Themed Collections:

African Americans

American Revolutions

Industrialization and Immigration

Native Americans

Rhode Island's Royal Charter


US Constitution


Interactive Timelines from the Secretary of State's Office

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