Teens


CLOUD901 | Read | Listen | Research | What to Check Out Next | Events

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Comics & Graphic Novels OverDrive Collection:  Visit this special collection of comics and graphic novel eBooks from our OverDrive eBook service.
Library Card Required | Getting Started Instructions | Mobile App Available

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OverDrive eBooks & eAudiobooks: Download eBooks, including Kindle books, and eAudio books from OverDrive.  Checkout up to 3 titles at one time and keep them for up to 21 days.  Titles will return automatically with no checkout fees!
Library Card Required | Getting Started Instructions | Mobile App Available
OverDrive for Kids, OverDrive for Teens

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Freegal eMusic: Download up to 5 songs each week for free and keep them forever. You can also stream up to 3 hours of music a day.
Library Card Required | Mobile App Available | FAQ

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OverDrive eBooks & eAudiobooks: Download eBooks, including Kindle books, and eAudio books from OverDrive.  Checkout up to 3 titles at one time and keep them for up to 21 days.  Titles will return automatically with no checkout fees!
Library Card Required | Getting Started Instructions | Mobile App Available
OverDrive for Kids, OverDrive for Teens

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RBdigital eAudiobooks (formerly OneClickdigital): Download up to 3 eAudiobooks at a time.
Library Card Required | Registration RequiredGetting Started Instructions | Mobile App Available
Childrens Titles | Young Adult Titles

What to Check Out Next

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Books and Authors:  If you are wondering what to read next, Books & Authors can help you. Browse various genres and search for read-alikes.

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Reading Lists for Teens: Find reading selections for various genres, award winners, and more.

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Teen BookLetters: This monthly newsletter can be delivered to you via email. This list includes reading selections from our teen Librarians. Access the current Teen BookLetters or subscribe to have it delivered to your email.

  
 
 

Research

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Citation Builder (World Book): Both World Book Advanced and World Book Student offer a Citation Builder that you can use to create a citation for just about any type of source in ALA, MLA, and Harvard format. Access the resource and select “Take me to…“, then select “Citation Builder”.

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Gale Literary Sources:  Unlock information in primary sources, critical articles, literary and cultural analysis, and biographies. Search across centuries to be able to see the broader continuum of the story you choose to tell. Includes Literature Criticism Online, Literature Resource Center, Scribner Writers, and Twayne’s Authors.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7.
Contact us for password if accessing from outside of the Library.

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General Science Collection: A collection of over 1,000 peer-reviewed journals, providing researchers with the information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments.

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Learning Express Library: Whatever your goal, LearningExpress Library’s resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You’ll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that’s right for you. Formerly known as Learn-a-test.  After you visit the page, select “Register” at the top-right to create a Learning Express account.

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Opposing Viewpoints is a premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.
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Research in Context: Designed especially for middle-schoolers, Research in Context contains engaging reference, periodical, and multimedia content that are aligned with national and state standards.
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Science Fair Information: This page is a great place to start your science fair project.

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InfoTrac Student Edition provides high school students with access to magazines, newspapers, books, and other reference content. The database offers audience-appropriate information on current events, the arts, science,popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports, and more.

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Student Resources in Context: This next-generation portal reaches out to today’s learners with a Web-like user experience, which intuitively conveys needed information on all core subjects from Science to Literature to History. From the eye-catching, media-rich homepage to the fast navigation options, Student Resources in Context helps students develop both research and critical-thinking skills while covering the spectrum of student-focused subject matter.
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Timelines (World Book): Browse World Book’s timelines by category. Create your own timeline by searching the World Book database for events, writing your own events, or a combination of the two. Add media from World Book or upload your own images to bring your timelines to life.
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The World Book Web is a suite of online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, ebooks and video, complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites. Includes:
World Book Advanced for High School students and adults. Citation Builder included for any type of source (select “Take me to…” at the top-right and select “Citation Builder”.
World Book Student for Elementary/Middle School. Citation Builder included for any type of source (select “Take me to…” at the top-right and select “Citation Builder”.
World Book Timelines View or build your own Timelines.
Training Videos

Events at the Library

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CLOUD901:  What is CLOUD901? Visit here to find out all you need to know to begin your CLOUD901 journey.

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Events for Teens: Looking for something to do. Check out these events for free activities for teens.