Middle School

This section is made for students in 6th-8th grade!

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Reference Collection Utah Resources General Resources

Reference Collection


is a reference resource for reliable cultural information on the countries of the world.

Ciencias en Espanol

A Spanish collection of science video clips, images and activities for students along with a guide for teachers.

Digital Science Online

is a collection of science videos, clips, animations, images, assessments, student activities, and teacher's guides.


digital library of educational resources created specifically for Utah teachers and students.

Gale in Context:
Middle School

is a database created specifically for middle school students, combining reference content with age-appropriate videos, images, and more.

Gale In Context:
Opposing Viewpoints

Supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts; presents all sides of important issues.

National Geographic Kids

Explore amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space. Best for children aged 6–14.


is a resource to help students organize their research, build a works cited, and summarize information in one place. Register with school email address.

Issues Researcher

A curated collection of articles, primary sources and multimedia content across various subjects.


Connects students and educators to a vast collection of eBooks and audiobooks.


has royalty free music library and sound effects licensed for education usage.

Middle School

Helps readers gain a deeper understanding of the books they're reading and explore the authors' work in more detail.

World Book Online:
Middle School

In-depth articles, biographies and current events for middle school research.

Multiple Language Learners Collection

Explore dedicated language collections containing encyclopedias, articles, journals, videos, animations, multilingual dictionaries, and more.

Research databases and materials may not be appropriate for all ages. Users are advised to follow information literacy standards and practices.