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More than 100 million articles, books and websites have Lexile measures. You can use the “Find a Book tool to search for book titles that match your child’s Lexile measure, but what about other resources?

Your child’s school, your local library and your state all may offer free resources for you to access at the library or from home online. Please explore some of the links below to see what’s available in your area.

Through Your School or Local Library

Nearly every state in the country offers free access to periodical database services for educators, parents, students and other citizens. These periodical database services provide Lexile measures for millions of newspaper and magazine articles, as well as encyclopedia and reference content. Database providers include EBSCO, Gale, Grolier, ProQuest and others. View our Products & Services for a complete list of database providers that offer Lexile measures.

State Periodical Databases

This map highlights some states' periodical databases that freely provide Lexile measures for their texts.

Through Your State

For a complete list of available databases containing Lexile measures texts by state, please see our Guide to Online Periodical Databases Offering Lexile Measures. Talk to your school or district media specialist about accessing these online databases and the Lexile measures they contain or visit the website for your state for more information.

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