Homework Help

Getting Started
You’ve got homework. We’ve got help! Need to do Internet research or find articles for a school project? Finding out
how to use the Internet wisely is a great place to start.

Available Help

For online homework help, access the following resources:
  • Tutor.com allows you to get free help from tutors in math, science, English, and social studies (you need a library card). It is available in English seven days a week from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tutors are not available on holidays but you still have access to online resources and tests.
  • Learning Express library is an interactive online learning platform featuring over 770 practice tests, tutorials, and eBooks.
  • AR Book Finder Searching for Accelerated Reader books
    is fun and easy with this free online tool.


These searchable collections help you find quality magazine and encyclopedia articles that you (and your teachers) can trust. Use one of the following databases to find articles on your topic:
  • Discovery Education Homework Help contains sources for homework help, including video clips and more!
  • Citation Machine assists you in citing sources for your research paper bibliography. 
  • Write a Winning Research Report gives step-by-step tips on writing a winning report from the experts at Scholastic!
  • ALA Great Web Sites for Kids lets you find great web sites for homework and more, chosen for you by expert librarians!
  • PBS Learning Media thousands of classroom-ready, curriculum-targeted digital resources.  Resources include videos, games, interactives, in-depth lesson plans, presentations, and more. Browse by standards, grade level or subject area. 
  • Kids InfoBits meets the research needs of students in Kindergarten through Grade 5. It features a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search and full-text,age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazine, newspaper and reference content for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.