Resources for Research


Here are links to sites the district has subscribed to that are great for research and information that might help you with school projects and reports. See the librarian or your classroom teacher for user names and passwords for these resources. 

*Northwest ISD is not responsible for content on external sites or servers.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

This is a great way to research for projects or just to learn something new. There are many wonderful resources in this database!  


Tumblebooks are interactive read-alouds with stories for all ages! 


PebbleGo is a nonfiction resource with many interactive features for primary grades. Looking for good early nonfiction resources? Look no further!  


Britannica has long been known for its wealth of information in an encyclopedia format. It is now available free to all public schools in Texas! 


DKFindOut is an interactive website with information in history, science, geography, space, and animals (both past and present).