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The ERS Portals provide teachers and students one-click access to a multitude of premium online content.

Teachers are given a unique username and password that will automatically allow access to all the ERS Library's online content. Students share a school-wide login credential for age appropriate content via the Kids Portal (K-8) or Teen Portal (9-12).

If you have questions about your ERS Portal Account, please contact
Forgotten login information can be retrieved with your school email address via the "Forgot Your Password or UserID?" link in the login box.



Representatives of districts or schools in Tulare or Kings County, California can request a
2-week free trial of all the resources offered by Educational Resource Services through our ERSPortal system. Simply click the button to the left, fill out the form, and we'll be in touch.


Symbol Key: This database is included in the Teacher Portal (
); Kids Portal, grades K–8 (); Teen Portal , grades 9-12 ()

Follett Destiny online library catalog ▲  In addition to the online content, your ERSPortal login also provides you with access to our online library catalog, Follett Destiny. Our library has a wealth of California Standards aligned multimedia including books, book kits (8-30 of same title), DVDs, audiobooks, art prints, primary source documents, professional development titles and manipulative. We have also assembled a collection of the ELA California Standards Appendix B exemplar texts, available for checkout. Take full advantage of what ERS Library has to offer by joining CheckThisOut!, our multimedia kit subscription service. Visit! for more information.

Learn360 – ▲●◊ Learn360 is the ultimate streaming resource for K-12 educational communities. Teachers, students, and parents can access more than 182,000+ digital resources from any Internet-enabled device. Grades K-12.

Sora ▲●◊ Whether listening for class or for fun, Sora's audiobook reader makes it easy, with powerful listening tools, professional narration, and syncing of your listening progress across devices so you can always pick up right where you left off. Grades K-12.

MackinVIA ▲●◊ MackinVIA, named 2019 Product of the Year, is a multi-award-winning, digital content management system, providing easy access to eBooks, read-alongs, audiobooks, databases, and videos. Grades K-12.

ABC CLIO▲●◊ ABC CLIO’s digital resources support students and educators in the development and communication of informed positions on complex topics. ABC CLIO fosters 21 st-century skills, critical thinking, exploration and the understanding of key historical issues. Included databases: American History, World History: Modern Era, World History: Ancient & Medieval, and American Government.  Grades 7-12. 

Opposing Viewpoints In Context - ▲◊ Opposing Viewpoints in Context presents each side of today's hottest social issues while developing information literacy, critical thinking skills, and students' confidence in drawing their own valid conclusions. Grades 9-12.

TumbleBooks Library▲● This online collection of animated, talking ebooks and games provide enrichment to students who are reading independently, and support to students who require skill building. Grades K-6.

Teen BookCloud – ▲●◊ An online collection of chapter ebooks, games, and quizzes, to help your students discover the joy of reading.  Teen BookCloud provides enrichment to students who are seeking an online experience with high interest material. Grades 7-12.

Peekaville/PeekaPak – ▲● PeekaPak's engaging Social Emotional Learning (SEL) curriculum integrates with literacy, reading and writing standards while providing a personalized learning experience for students. Grades Preschool-5.

World Book Online (versions: Kids, Student, Advanced, Timelines, Discover, Hallazgos)▲●◊ New and improved, these award winning online encyclopedias are the most comprehensive and authoritative online solution to meet the diverse needs of students, educators, and families. Choose from the online encyclopedia that is best suited for you! Grades K-12.

World Book Early Learning –▲● Early Learning by World Book has engaging resources for primary learners that include videos, games, stories, activities and early learning basics such as “Fun with Words”, “Count & Play”, “Once upon a Time…” and “Welcome to Reading.” Grades PreK-3.


Gale In Context: Environmental Studies – ▲◊ Empowers learners to critically analyze and understand important topics and events within Earth systems, global change, pollution, populations, and more. Updated daily, this resource offers nearly 400 topic, state, and province pages across the science, social studies, and humanities curriculum. Grades 9-12.

Gale Interactive: Science – 
▲●◊ Gale Interactive: Science is a highly visual online learning tool that takes visual-spatial learning to the next level by bringing the lab to the classroom. High-value, rich-media digital content is paired with interactive 3D models to deliver a virtual laboratory simulation experience for students in middle school and high school grades. Grades 7-12.

Gale Presents: National Geographic Kids – 
● Gale's National Geographic Kids is designed to take children on amazing adventures in science, nature, wildlife, culture, geography, archaeology, and space. Users can access videos, pictures, and eBooks from National Geographic Kids, as well as every page of National Geographic Kids magazine. Grades K-8.

 – ▲●◊ A suite resources that enrich the fiction and nonfiction books read by children and young adults. Includes: book guides, lesson plans, vocabulary lists, Meet-the-Author videos and book readings. Grades K-12.

ProQuest CultureGrams
▲●◊ Concise social, cultural, and political information on countries, U.S. states, and provinces around the world.  Grades 3-8.

ProQuest eLibrary▲◊ Database Edition General reference aggregation of periodical and digital media content with editorial guidance for novice researchers. Grades 6-12.

ProQuest Central Student▲◊ an exhaustive selection of authoritative, scholarly content. Grades 9-12.

ProQuest SIRS Discoverer▲● A general reference database providing safe, reliable, curriculum-aligned content and features for use by students and educators. Grades 3-9.

ProQuest SIRS Issues Researcher▲●◊ Pros and cons on 360+ (and growing) complex social issues with relevant, credible information that tells the whole story on the major questions of the day. Grades 6-12.

ProQuest Research Companion▲●◊ A self-guided product that supports information literacy, writing, and research skills instruction. Grades 8-12.

Encyclopedia Britannica
- ▲●◊ Age-appropriate English & Spanish language encyclopedias for elementary, middle, and high school. Grades PreK-12.

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