OCPL Databases

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World Book Encyclopedia Online for Kids-Plants & Animals has easy-to-read articles, images, videos and citation information.

Recommended Websites

Animal Bytes is sponsored by the San Diego Zoo, and features animal articles, photos, videos, and interactive pages for elementary and middle school grades.

Enchanted Learning Animals is a good starting place for early elementary students to learn about the world’s animals.

National Geographic Animal Facts contains a large database of many classes of animals with in depth facts and photos for middle and upper grade levels.