Content Providers

We partner with the most trusted names in news and nonfiction, bringing premium nonfiction content to students of all types. Interested in partnering with us? Let us know.

Associated Press
http://www.ap.org/

The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering operating in more than 280 locations worldwide. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.

The Washington Post
http://www.washingtonpost.com/

The Washington Post is an award-winning news leader whose mission is to connect, inform, and enlighten local, national and global readers with trustworthy reporting, in-depth analysis and engaging opinions. It combines world-class journalism with the latest technology and tools so readers can interact with The Post anytime, anywhere.

The Guardian
http://www.theguardian.com/

Guardian News & Media (GNM) publishes theguardian.com, one of the largest English-speaking quality newspaper websites in the world. Since launching its US and Australia digital editions in 2011 and 2013 respectively, traffic from outside of the UK now represents over two-thirds of the Guardian’s total digital audience.

National Geographic Partners
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/

National Geographic gets you closer to the stories that matter. Through the world’s best scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, National Geographic captivates and entertains a global community. A joint venture with 21st Century Fox, National Geographic reinvests 27% of proceeds to help fund the conservation and education efforts of the National Geographic Society.

Scientific American
http://www.scientificamerican.com/

Scientific American, the longest continuously published magazine in the United States, has been bringing its readers unique insights about developments in science and technology for over 160 years.

Scientific American is a trademark of Scientific American Inc., used with permission.

The Smithsonian Institution
http://www.smithsonianmag.com

Smithsonian.com places a Smithsonian lens on the world, looking at the topics and subject matters researched, studied and exhibited by the Smithsonian Institution — science, history, art, popular culture and innovation — and chronicling them every day for our diverse readership.

Biography.com
http://www.biography.com/

Biography.com captures the most gripping, surprising and fascinating stories about famous people. With over 7,000 biographies and daily features that highlight newsworthy, compelling and surprising points-of-view, Biography.com is the digital source for true stories about people that matter.

Encyclopaedia Britannica
https://www.britannica.com/

Encyclopaedia Britannica provides the very best in digital educational materials that inspire learning, teaching, and personal growth.

PBS NewsHour
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/

For more than 40 years, millions of Americans and citizens of the world have turned to the PBS NewsHour for the solid, reliable reporting that has made it one of the most trusted news programs on television.

HowStuffWorks
https://www.howstuffworks.com

HowStuffWorks got its start in 1998 at a college professor's kitchen table. From there, we quickly grew into an award-winning source of unbiased, reliable, easy-to-understand answers and explanations of how the world actually works. Today, our writers, editors, podcasters and video hosts share all the things we're most excited to learn about with nearly 30 million visitors to the site each month.

History.com
http://www.history.com/

HISTORY®, now reaching more than 98 million homes, is the leading destination for award-winning original series and specials that connect viewers with history in an informative, immersive and entertaining manner across all platforms. History.com is the leading online resource for all things history.

The Gilder Lehrman Institute
http://www.gilderlehrman.org/

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History is a nonprofit devoted to history education. The Institute has developed an array of programs for schools, teachers, and students that now operate in all 50 states, including an Affiliate School program with more than 9,000 participating schools. The Institute’s programs have been recognized by awards from the White House, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Organization of American Historians.

ProCon.org
http://www.procon.org/

ProCon.org, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit nonpartisan public charity, provides professionally-researched pro, con, and related information on more than 50 controversial issues from gun control and death penalty to illegal immigration and alternative energy. Using the fair, FREE, and unbiased resources at ProCon.org, millions of people each year learn new facts, think critically about both sides of important issues, and strengthen their minds and opinions.

Bloomberg L.P.
http://bloomberg.com

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Gale, Cengage Learning
http://www.gale.com/

Gale, a Cengage Company, connects libraries to learning and learners to libraries. For more than 60 years, Gale has partnered with libraries around the world to empower the discovery of knowledge and insights by all people, for all purposes.

California Academy of Sciences
http://www.calacademy.org/

A project of the California Academy of Sciences, bioGraphic is a library of content and a global multi-media platform for science, science education, public engagement, and a source of sustainability science, solutions, and inspiration.

ThoughtCo.
https://www.thoughtco.com/

At ThoughtCo, we believe that learning is a never-ending process, and that great inspiration begins with a question. Whether yours is about science, history, math, or social studies, our in-depth articles give you the answers and information you need to be smart, informed and confident. Whether you are asking for a class, that next conversation, or just because you want to know, we can help.

Al Jazeera
http://www.aljazeera.com/

At Al Jazeera English, we focus on people, and the events that impact their lives. We bring topics to light that often go underreported, listening to all sides of the story and giving a 'voice to the voiceless.' Reaching more than 270 million households in over 140 countries across the globe, our viewers trust us to keep them informed, inspired, and entertained.

Christian Science Monitor
http://www.csmonitor.com/

The Christian Science Monitor is an independent international news organization that delivers thoughtful, global coverage. We want to inspire people to think about what they've read long after they've left the page. To share what they've learned with others. And to do something that makes a difference.

The Conversation
https://theconversation.com/

The Conversation is an independent, nonprofit source of news from scholars in academia. The Conversation's editors work with leading experts to bring ideas from their research to the public in engaging and accessible ways.

Ancient History Encyclopedia
http://www.ancient.eu/

Ancient History Encyclopedia is a non-profit company publishing the world's most-read history encyclopedia. Our mission is to improve history education worldwide by creating the most complete, freely accessible and reliable history resource in the world.

Science Friday
http://sciencefriday.com

Science Friday is your trusted source for news and entertaining stories about science. For 25 years we’ve introduced top scientists to public radio listeners, and reminded them how much fun it is to learn something new. But we’re more than just a radio show. We produce award-winning digital videos, original web articles, and educational resources for teachers and informal educators. We like to say we’re brain fun, for curious people.

Atlas Obscura
http://www.atlasobscura.com/

Atlas Obscura is a guide to the world's amazing places and hidden wonders.

Big History Project
https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home

The Big History Project (BHP) is a joint effort between teachers, scholars, scientists, and their supporters. It is a multi-disciplinary approach to knowledge for learners around the world. In addition to developing a full curriculum for high school students, this course is designed for curious members of the public who are seeking answers to big questions about the history of our Universe and the origin of our species.

Public Radio International
https://www.pri.org/

Public Radio International (PRI) is a global non-profit media company whose mission is to serve audiences as a distinctive content source for information, insights and cultural experiences essential to living in our diverse, interconnected world.

99% Invisible
http://99percentinvisible.org

99% Invisible is about all the thought that goes into the things we don’t think about — the unnoticed architecture and design that shape our world. With over 150 million downloads, 99% Invisible is one of the most popular podcasts on iTunes.

Tribune Content Agency
http://www.tribunecontentagency.com/news-service/

Tribune Content Agency traces its beginnings to 1918, when it was formed as the Chicago Tribune Newspapers Syndicate. It has gone by other names over the years, including the Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate and Tribune Media Services. It became Tribune Content Agency in 2013. In 2014 it absorbed the former McClatchy-Tribune Information Services (“MCT”) news service.

The Marshall Project
http://www.themarshallproject.org

The Marshall Project is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news organization that seeks to create and sustain a sense of national urgency about the U.S. criminal justice system. We achieve this through award-winning journalism, partnerships with other news outlets and public forums. In all of our work we strive to educate and enlarge the audience of people who care about the state of criminal justice.

Real Times Media
http://www.realtimesmedia.com/index.php/newspapers

Real Times Media was built on the foundation of our family of newspapers. This includes some of the oldest, most respected and renowned Black newspapers in the country, making Real Times Media one of the largest producers of original content in the nation.

Facing History and Ourselves
https://www.facinghistory.org

Facing History and Ourselves is a nonprofit international educational and professional development organization. Our mission is to engage students of diverse backgrounds in an examination of racism, prejudice, and antisemitism in order to promote the development of a more humane and informed citizenry.

Cricket Media
http://www.cricketmedia.com/

At Cricket Media, we believe that challenging children’s minds and connecting kids to learn together does wonders for their confidence, creativity and curiosity. That’s why we are dedicated to providing award-winning media on a safe and secure learning network to engage, enlighten and educate children everywhere.

The Art Story
http://www.theartstory.org/

The Art Story is an educational non-profit organization that aims to demystify Modern and Contemporary Art and to further art appreciation. The Art Story's vision is a world where the ideas and aspirations behind wondrous art works are accessible to everyone to explore and be inspired by. Our dedicated staff help millions of people each year understand and enjoy every style of art from Romanticism to Conceptual art.

Project Syndicate
http://www.project-syndicate.org/

Project Syndicate produces and delivers original, high-quality commentaries to a global audience. Featuring exclusive contributions by prominent political leaders, policymakers, scholars, business leaders, and civic activists from around the world, we provide news media and their readers cutting-edge analysis and insight, regardless of ability to pay.

Academy of Achievement
http://achievement.org

For more than 50 years, The American Academy of Achievement has sparked the imaginations of young people across America and around the globe by bringing them into direct personal contact with the preeminent leaders of our times.

The Quarto Group
https://www.quarto.com/

The Quarto Group makes and sells great books that entertain, educate and enrich the lives of adults and children around the world.

Agence France-Presse
https://www.afp.com/en/afp-news

AFP is a 24/7 global news agency delivering fast, reliable and in-depth coverage of the events shaping our world. From wars and conflicts to politics, sports, entertainment and the latest breakthroughs in health, science and technology, AFP produces news content in 7 languages through text wires and alerts, photos, videos, print and interactive graphics.

Mongabay
http://mongabay.com

Mongabay seeks to raise interest in and appreciation of nature and wildlife, while examining the impact of emerging trends in climate, technology, economics, and finance on conservation and development.

PAIRIN
https://www.pairin.com/

PAIRIN is a social enterprise software company whose mission is to make education more relevant and hiring more equitable. PAIRIN dynamically matches students and adults to optimal job profiles and training programs and then personalizes their professional development based on individual goals.

Human Rights Watch
http://www.hrw.org

Human Rights Watch (HRW) defends the rights of people worldwide. HRW is one of the world’s leading independent organizations working to uphold human dignity. For more than 30 years, HRW has worked tenaciously to lay the legal and moral groundwork for deep-rooted change, bringing greater justice and security to people around the world.

New Georgia Encyclopedia
http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/

The New Georgia Encyclopedia is the first state encyclopedia to be conceived and designed exclusively for publication online. This authoritative resource contains original content and helps users understand the rich history and diverse culture of Georgia's still-unfolding story.

White House Historical Assoc.
https://www.whitehousehistory.org/

The White House Historical Association is a private non-profit educational organization with a mission to enhance the understanding and appreciation of the Executive Mansion.

Visible Ink Press
http://www.visibleinkpress.com/

Since 1989 Visible Ink Press has published popular references built by experts, packed with facts and handsomely illustrated. These books satisfy the hunger for information and thirst for answers that stretch the mind and challenge readers' preconceptions. They inform and entertain in the areas of science, history, minority studies, and the paranormal. The Visible Ink Press editorial and design community brings decades of experience to helping readers reach a higher level of enlightenment.