Four Databases to Support Classroom Success

Primary Online Package includes four databases to support elementary school student learning and classroom instruction:

In addition to full-text magazines, journals, and e-books, Primary Online Package includes:

  • 1,000+ primary source documents
  • 970+ biographies
  • 2 million+ photos, illustrations, maps and flags
  • 520+ newspapers
  • 650,000+ TV and radio news transcripts

Full Text for Popular Children's Magazines

Primary Online Package includes ongoing full text for the most popular children's magazines including those from Cricket Media, such as:

  • Ask
  • Click
  • Cobblestone
  • Cricket
  • Faces
  • Ladybug
  • Muse
  • Spider

Active full text for these Crick Media publications is unique to EBSCO. Additional full-text magazines include: 

  • Fun for Kidz
  • Girls' Life
  • Highlights
  • Ranger Rick*
  • Ranger Rick, Jr.*
  • Scout Life
  • Sports Illustrated Kids*
  • Stone Soup
  • TIME for Kids*
  • Zoobooks*

*Active full text is unique to EBSCO. 

Reference Books

Additional content in Primary Online Package includes The Encyclopedia of AnimalsAmerican Heritage Children's Dictionary and reference e-books from top children's publishers including:

  • Abdo Publishing Company
  • Cherry Lake Publishing
  • Crabtree Publishing
  • Cricket Media
  • Lerner Publishing Group
  • Sleeping Bear Press

Content for Educators

Designed for educators, professional librarians and education researchers, Professional Development Collection contains full text for hundreds of education journals.

In addition, the Education Resource Information Center (ERIC) provides access to educational literature and resources.

Compatible with Explora

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