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Teens & Children's Databases

AtoZ World Food   The world's largest database of global food culture and recipes.  With thousands of international recipes, hundreds of fascinating culture and ingredient articles, and culinary resources, AtoZ World Food brings international cuisines to you, from Albanian byrek to Zimbabwean matemba!

Gale in Context: Elementary (formerly Kids InfoBits)  Developed especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through grade 5 this resource includes full-text content from the best elementary reference sources and magazines and covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Gale in Context: Middle School Explore the most-studied topics including cultures, government, people, history, literature, and more.

Gale OneFile: High School Edition Search magazines, journals, newspapers, and reference on a range of topics. Best for middle- and high-school students.

Novelist K-8 Plus (EBSCO)  
An online database with fiction and nonfiction titles specifically designed for elementary and middle school children. Includes recommended titles and more.

Diversity Studies Collection (Gale)  This collection of 150 journals explores cultural differences, contributions and influences in our global community.

Learn Languages:
Lingo Lite  Learn 260 terms in 30 languages through images, text, and native speaker video to help you learn vocabulary.  This database is only accessible by patrons holding Largo Public Library cards.

Pronunciator  Pronunciator is an online language-learning system that can help you learn over 100 languages!  It includes ESL for speakers of 50 non-English languages.

Careers & Testing Databases:
Peterson's Test Prep (formerly Testing and Education Reference Center)  Search thousands of college and graduate school entries; identify scholarships that meet individual financial needs; take online prep tests. Note: This database is only accessible by patrons holding Largo Public Library cards. 

Vocations and Careers Collection (Gale)  Finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career are all topics covered by this collection, providing current and applicable content for all vocational milestones. Offering content from nearly 400 journals, this collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.