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Searchasaurus

April 4, 2012 by  
Filed under Kids, Research

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Three popular primary education databases (Primary Search®, Middle Search® Plusand Book Collection: Nonfiction™) can be accessed via Searchasaurus®, EBSCO Publishing’s user search experience for users in primary education. Searchasaurusis an exciting and easy way for young researchers to experience online searching. It is an animated interface with a dinosaur theme that encourages students to enhance and develop basic search methodologies. Students will be riveted by the colorful, animated interface, complete with erupting volcanoes and a dinosaur guide, as they gather information on a wide range of topics. Searchasaurus offers Lexile limiters (reading level), making it easy for students to read and research only appropriately challenging materials.

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Searchasaurus

Jamie

About Jamie Bayne

Jamie has been working in libraries since her high school days. She holds a double BA, MA and an MLIS. She loves her baby boy, couponing and answering Reference inquires!

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