Homework Help and Youth Databases

The Commerce Township Community Library provides access to the following subscription databases for online research. Most of these databases are accessible from outside of the library, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To gain remote access, you may need to provide your COMMERCE TOWNSHIP library card number when prompted.


Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos - 
Grades PreK - 5. Bilingual encyclopedia & reference center (Spanish).


Brainfuse helps students reach their goals by connecting them with qualified eTutors and collaborate with peer-to-peer learning.

Pre K - 2nd grade. Play and read to learn letters, numbers, shapes, animals, and more.

Britannica School - 
Britannica School resources at four levels - Learning Zone, Elementary, Middle, and High. School.

Britannica Elementary - 
Grades 3-4. Find information on countries, animals, and people in articles, media, and a world atlas.

Explora - 
Designed for elementary school students, students can look up articles and facts for research papers, class projects, or homework from the world’s leading magazines and reference books.

Grades PreK-3. Animals (including dinosaurs) and social studies sections of this early literacy and learning tool. Easy-to-navigate visual interface for emerging readers.

School Center - 
Practice, lessons, and study aids to help you do your best in school.

Worldbook for Kids - 
Grades PreK - 5. Arts, History and Government, People, Places, Plants and Animals, Science and Mathematics, Sports and Hobbies, World Religions.


Biography in Context is a comprehensive database of biographical information on more than 335,000 people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas.


Early World of Learning - 
Grades PreK - 5. Strengthen reading foundations with stories, activities and videos.
eBook K-8 Collection - 
Fiction and nonfiction books you can read online - for school and for fun.
Novelist K-8 Plus - 
Find just the right book by subject, age, awards won, Lexile Reading levels, Common Core standards; even books made into movies, and more.