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Click on a country to learn about its people, culture, history and more.

Create a travel itinerary and document your discoveries in an online "travel journal."

Learn interesting facts from a variety of countries.

Explore a variety of topics. Be sure to click on the "Continents" button!


Enjoy panorama photos created by HD virtual reality photographers around the world.

Click on the world map to choose from over 300 locations


Take a virtual tour of permanent and past exhibits.

Visit Anne Frank’s hiding place in 3D, and get to know the stories behind her diary.

Learn about kids' lives in other countries, including facts about school, play, and family.

Read biographies about famous writers, politicians, humanitarians, actors, artists and more.


     Articles, pictures, and facts about our natural world.

Search animals by category and region. Great for research projects!

Discover our world’s diverse animals.

Learn about hundreds of animals. Filter by type, habitat, and/or exhibit.


Learn about the various sports that are considered national pastimes in countries all around the world.


Watch videos about animals, places, science, history, culture and more!

  • VanGogh At-Home 
    Have fun with Van Gogh coloring pages or watch videos and get to know Vincent from home.
  • Global Digital Library
    A collection of open educational reading resources in 43 languages.
  • KidLit TV
    Explore the world of children's literature. Shows, radio, crafts, and activities.
  • Storyberries
    Free fairy tales, bedtime stories, short stories, and poems.
  • World Stories
    A collection of stories from around the world. Listen and/or download in different languages.
  • International Children's Digital Library
    A collection of books representing historical and contemporary books from throughout the world.
  • Storyline Online
    Videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books stories from around the world. Listen and/or download in different languages.
  • SooperBooks
    A collection of free bedtime stories for kids, online storybooks, short stories, fairy tales, rhymes, and poems.
  • Oxford Owl
    Free e-book library for ages 3-11.
  • Storynory
    More than 600 audio stories, including myths, fairytales, poems, stories, and music from around the world.
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