Science and Technology

Websites for this Topic | Research guides and databases


These databases are available from outside the Library using your Carol Stream Library card and pin number.

Animals of the world for elementary students and higher. Access through the link on the left hand side of the main page of Grolier Online.
Locate articles on business, science, humanities, and popular culture.
Locate articles from scholarly journals.
Unique interactive e-book versions of titles from the Cornerstones of Freedom series feature high-interest, curriculum rich content on American history.  Streaming videos, links to related content, project ideas, etc. will make history come alive for children in grades 5 – 8.
Access this eBook reference collection covering business, health, history, literature, science, and more.

Discover information on a wide range of subjects, including business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, and consumer information. 

Access company profiles and comprehensive information on industry trends and statistics for over 30 key industries. Use Build-A-Report to create a custom PDF reports.
Science for the next generation. Highly engaging interactive database featuring streaming video and how-to projects, the latest STEM thinking and Next Generation Science Standards for students in grades 4 through 9.
Explore important developments in biology, chemistry, the environment, space, physics, and technology.
Unique interactive e-book versions of titles from the True Book series feature high-interest topics in the fields of science, nature and social studies.  Streaming videos, related content, project ideas, etc. make the reading experience come alive for children in grades 3- 5
Search full-text articles from over 2,300 popular magazines, professional publications, and scholarly journals.
Encyclopedias are also a valuable source of information. See Encyclopedias


Astronomy & Space

Biology, Chemistry, & Physics

Earth Sciences & Geography

Environment & Energy Conservation


Science Fair Resources

Weather, Climate, & Natural Disasters