History & Social Studies

Britannica School Edition Learning Zone (ages 4-7) or Elementary School: Offers age-appropriate encyclopedias and related materials for students. 

eBooks Minnesota History Collection: Kid-friendly eBooks curated by state librarians. Can be read in a browser or in the MackinVIA app. 

Explora Kids: Contains elementary school-appropriate magazines, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and images.

PebbleGo Next: States and American Indian StudiesOffers key reading supports to grades 3-6, such as read-along audio and word-by-word highlighting along with a variety of downloadable questions, including prompts to inspire critical thinking.