R.E.A.D.S Tennessee electronic library

Kingston Public Library

Resources

General Interest

Source for government news and information: State of Tennessee

Free legal advice in the state: Online Tennessee Justice

Local information for the Kingston community: City of Kingston

Local Early American Frontier fort & history: Kingston’s Fort Southwest Point.

Economic Development, The Roane Alliance: Activities and contact information.

Family History: Genealogy and history of early Roane County, TN

Local authors: The Roane Writer’s Club

Public Education: Roane County Schools

Roane County News (Search 10/31/07-Current): http://infoweb.newsbank.com/signin/KingstonLibrary

America’s news magazines: http://infoweb.newsbank.com/signin/KingstonLibrary/AMNP

Parents

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library of Roane County

Tennessee Valley Chapter of The Children’s Reading Foundation

For Kids

TEL4U: A Universe of free resources for grades K-5

Little Clickers: Safe, fun Internet explorations for kids. Kids can browse through news, career information, webcams around the world, and other fun links.

TN History for Kids

Ology: A branch of the Museum of Natural History, this website asks the child to be an “ologist,” someone who follows their curiosity about a topic, and follows through to an answer.

Fact Monster: Many, many links for kids in a wide variety of topics such as news, world almanac, people, history, and many many others.

The Worldwide Kids’ Art Gallery: Learn to draw, learn about famous artists, and submit your art.

Sesame Street Workshop: Games, stories, art, and music activities from the Sesame Street gang.

Nick Jr.: Games, activities, and stories featuring your kids’ favorite TV characters.