Primary Online Package

Help students and educators achieve success with EBSCO’s Primary Online Package, the most complete collection of full-text reference resources for elementary schools.

Four Databases to Support Classroom Success

Primary Online Package databases can be accessed via EBSCOhost or Explora, EBSCO's dedicated interface for schools and public libraries.

For Students:

Primary Search

Designed for elementary school libraries, this database contains the most popular children’s magazines in full text. Students can learn about a variety of topics, such as endangered species, famous musicians, fitness, space exploration and more.

Newspaper Source

Newspapers contain excellent primary- and secondary-source content. Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for national (U.S.) and international newspapers.

For Educators:

Professional Development Collection

This highly specialized collection is designed especially for professional educators, professional librarians and education researchers.


The Education Resource Information Center (ERIC) provides access to education literature and resources.