Utah's Online School Library

Utah's Online School Library is a virtual library designed for Utah K-12 students and teachers.

About This Hub

Utah’s Online School Library is a rich collection of digital resources provided for K-12 students and educators in the state of Utah. It provides access to subscription databases and services such as Culturegrams, Digital Science Online, EBSCO, Gale, eMedia, Utah Digital Newspapers, and World Book Encyclopedia.

In this hub, you will find information, professional learning resources, and open educational resources like lesson plans and activities all tied to the tools and databases found in Utah's Online School Library.

Visit utahsonlinelibrary.org to access all of the UOL tools. Or, click on the following images to go directly to the Utah’s Online School Library K-12 educator and student login screen and Preschool Path:

Utah's Online Library  Preschool Path


Learn About UOSL

Click on each icon below to view a one-page description of the tool, including tips for use in the classroom.


CultureGramsEBSCOGale ReferencePreschool PathScribleWorld Book





Gale Reference


Preschool Path




World Book


SoundzaboundUtah ResourceseMediaPreK-2 Resources  



Utah Resources




PreK-2 Resources




UOSL Scavenger Hunts

Below you will find links to Nearpod lessons intended to teach students and teachers how to use Utah's Online School Library. Add the scavenger hunts to your Nearpod Library!

UOSL Course Catalog


The UEN PD team offers several courses about Utah's Online School library for USBE or SUU credit. Some of these courses include:

  • Utah’s Online School Library: Research & Resources
  • eMedia: Explore, Create, & Collaborate
  • Elementary UOSL
  • Secondary UOSL

Courses are offered and varying times throughout the year. Visit the UEN PD website to: