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​Spotlight on Dinosaurs

Did you know Phoenix Public Library offers lots of different ways to learn about dinosaurs? In addition to books, every Phoenix Public Library cardholder has access to lots of eResources, many of which are for kids and which have fun information about dinosaurs. Get your Library card ready and explore the following eResources. Don't have a card? Get one here.

Britannica Online

To find information about dinosaurs at Britannica Online, click on the link and follow this path: Children > Animal Kingdom > Extinct Animals > Dinosaurs

Kids InfoBits - Articles for Kids​
To find information about dinosaurs at Kids InfoBits, click on the link and follow this path: Animals > Dinosaurs and Other Extinct Animals

National Geographic Kids​
To find information about dinosaurs at National Geographic Kids, click on the link and search "dinosaur" in the search box.

More eResources for Kids 


Biography In Context​
Biographies on more than 325,000 people from throughout history and around the world.   

General Reference

Britannica Online ​
Access Encyclopedia Britannica online, as well as thousands of magazine articles, biographies, recommended websites, homework help and audio-visual content.     

Kids InfoBits - Articles for Kids​
Thousands of age appropriate articles, eBooks and and images, designed for grades K-6.

National Geographic Kids​
I​ncludes National Geographic Kids Magazine (2009 - present), more than 200 National Geographic eBooks for Kids and hundreds of downloadable images.

Photo of vervet monkey with baby by Joel Sartore, National Geographic CreativeLiterature & Magazines

Literature Resource Center ​
Provides access to bibliographical and biographical information, literary criticism, and contextual information covering more than 90,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists and other writers.

NoveList Plus - Reader Resources 
Online tool to help readers of all ages find new books to read based on books they've already read or topics in which they are interested.
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Vervet monkey with baby in Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda
photo by Joel Sartore, National Geographic​​​

Zinio - Online Magazines
Unlimited access to more than 350 English- and Spanish-language magazines.
Learn more about Getting Started with Zinio

​Learn about more eResources for kids with Make the Grade.