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Browse this page for online tools, websites and books that can help you cite sources, learn about certain subjects and finish your project promptly.


Great library resources

Brainfuse Brainfuse 
Expert live tutoring for all students from kindergarten through college: access test prep and targeted skills building exercises, and receive feedback on papers with the online writing lab. FAFSA assistance is also available. Accessible on desktop computers and on a mobile app.

 Gale in Context Gale in Context: Elementary
Research tools for students in grades K-5. Find photos, articles and general information to finish your report. Library card number required.

California Fact Cards
Quick reference for California social studies topics like Native Americans, Missions, decades and more.

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Helpful websites

These external websites have been vetted by library staff as good resources for research and learning. These links take you out of the City of Roseville website.