World Almanac for KidsFuture Jeopardy contestants, teachers and young researchers can take advantage of our online access to the World Almanac for Kids.

Brought to you by Facts on File, the leading publisher of the World Almanac and other important reference books, this site is a natural complement to classroom learning and anyone looking to satisfy their curiosity.

Each subject heading presents information in short easy-to-understand essays along with fun facts.

Students can...

  • Take advantage of resources for homework, reports, and projects in a fun format. 
  • Browse subjects for classroom aids
  • Check out the "What Happened this Day" to look for interesting events in sports, history or milestones in people's lives.
  • A "Top Ten" video highlights everything from the top cutest creatures to the top foods named after people. Did you know that the sandwich was named after John Montagu, the 4th Earl of Sandwich? If you need to look up where Sandwich is located, this is a great place to do that.