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The following databases are free to students for the school year. You can access them from your home computer or from the library/school computers. Students need to contact the librarian for passwords.
Northwest ISD is not responsible for content on external sites or servers.

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An award-winning educational search engine with more than 180,000 hand-selected, educator-approved sites - organized by readability level and aligned with the TEKS. NetTrekker is safe and reliable!
Gale Virtual Reference Library:  Reference sources and ebooks for research.
user name:  fort92203
password: contact your librarian for password
Teaching Books:  Thousands of online resources to explore children's and young adult books and their authors.  Immediate access to short movies, audio book readings, book discussions, and more.
user name:  nancees
password:  contact your librarian for password
Tumble Books:  An interactive read aloud web site where books come to life.  Storybooks, e-books, puzzles and games, and even books in other languages make this a wonderful site for students and their families.
user name:  nidstx
password:  contact your librarian for password
World & I School:  This cross-curriculum resource has a broad range of articles by scholars and experts in their fields.  Includes weekly Spanish and ESL programs.
user name:  nancees
password:  contact your librarian for password