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Online Resources

Authoritative sources of articles and reference information, brought to you by the Ridgefield Library unless otherwise noted. Have your library card handy for log-in.

Britannica Online Kids
It’s an encyclopedia, it’s online and it’s fantastic! Full-text articles with properly formatted citations make this a great resource. To access from home just enter your library card number.



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National Geographic Kids: Animals
Check out your favorite on “Amazing Animals,” or click on a photo of an animal in “Creature Features” to find out more about it.

Library Materials

Circulating materials, most reference works shelved together in the stacks. Print magazines on display. Non-fiction video shelved separately. Audiobooks on CD shelved separately.

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