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HOMEWORK HELP GRADES 7-12

Accelerated Reader Program

 Explore AR BookFinder to find great books to fulfill your Accelerated Reader requirement.

 

 

 

 

Tutor.com

Tutor.com provides live help for elementary through junior college students and adults from certified tutors in major subjects like math, science, social studies, English, or even assistance with your job search. Available from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. There is one-to-one help writing resumes and finding a job, and high-quality after-school help from expert tutors in more than 20 subjects to prepare students for college or just get through the evening’s assignment. The Skills Center Resource Library with thousands of vetted resource material for all content areas 24/7. Create an account to save your documents and refer to previous tutoring sessions.

 

World Book Online Reference Center

The premier online reference source-containing every article from the 22-volume print set plus thousands more from biography and news databases. With state-of-the-art multimedia, maps, editor- reviewed Web sites, and more. Access age-specific articles plus academic research material! Sign in using your library card number, located on the back of your library card. Includes access to World Book for Kids, Info. Center, Research Center and Spanish Language Encyclopedia. Create an account in Info. Finder to save your research and citations for access from any computer, anywhere. Get help on writing reports and creating citation pages and more.             

                                              

Encyclopedia Britannica Online

Britannica Online® Public Library Edition contains comprehensive content for all patrons—from elementary students to college students, from business professionals to curious seniors. Start with the encyclopedia. Move on to current magazines, recommended Web sites, an atlas, the classics, biographies, news, and more. Get headlines from The New York Times, the BBC, and the SBS Australian News Service and full-text articles from more than 700 magazines and periodicals provided by EBSCO. View over 29,000 graphics plus more than 1,700 animations, audio clips, and videos.

 

 

EBSCOHost Web

EBSCOhost includes an encyclopedia, thousands of magazine and journal articles, education resources, grade-level specific materials for schoolchildren, medical information and much, much more, EBSCOhost is very often the only database you need. EBSCO provides cloud-storage for your bookmarked articles, and allows you to email articles in addition to printing.

 

Points of View Reference Center

Provides articles and information on specific topics, such as gun control, presidential elections, the death penalty, alternative medicine, etc., in order to help you support your stance on a particular issue or for you to determine your stance on an issue. Adds essay help if you are writing on the topic.

 

 

  

Transparent Language Online

Transparent Language is a powerful language-learning system (featuring over 70 languages) that uses flashcards to teach you a set of words or phrases. It is the fastest possible way to lock foreign words and phrases into your long-term memory. The program is easily operable, with your choice of depth: choose to learn necessary phrases and words for a specific trip or go forward with the program to learn an entirely new language!

Before you can use the BYKI Community Edition mobile app, you must go to the Avalon Library Transparent Language site and login with an existing ID or create a user ID. After logging in, click on the "Go Mobile" tab at the top right-hand corner of the page. This will provide you the CLE code needed to activate the mobile app on your device. To Download mobile app click on: iPhone / iPad or Android

Literary Reference Center

Literary Reference Center features an expansive collection of author biographies, plot summaries & work overviews, full-text essays from leading publishers, literary reference books & monographs, cover-to-cover full text for literary magazines & journals, book reviews from the most prestigious publications, poems from hundreds of sources, short stories, classic texts, author interviews, and much more. In addition, Literary Reference Center includes Merriam Webster’s Encyclopedia of Literature, Beacham’s Research Guide to Biography and Criticism (six volumes), The Oxford Illustrated History of English Literature, The Literary Encyclopedia, all of MagillOnLiterature Plus and much more.

Novelist K-8

NoveList K-8 is an online readers' advisory tool aimed at elementary and middle school students. NoveList K-8 helps readers find new books based on books they've read or on topics in which they are interested. NoveList provides enhanced subject access to over 46,000 fiction titles and full-text book reviews or annotations from trusted sources. It also includes booktalks, picture book extenders, and Curricular Connections articles that will guide faculty to new titles and new ways for translating curriculum standards into classroom action.

Novelist

Novelist is a unique fiction database. Its purpose is to help you find new fiction by comparing books you have already read and enjoyed. Novelist also provides study guides, reading level appropriate material, book group discussion questions, author websites, book reviews, and more! 

 

 

Testing and Educational Reference Center

This is a start-to-finish resource with all the information and support materials needed to make informed, confident decisions to shape the rest of your life with over 300 practice tests and courses, dozens of ebooks containing valuable study material and practice tests, information on over 4,000 accredited schools, scholarship search featuring $8 billion in available scholarships,resume builder with over 1,000 brainstorming phrases to get you started, and career modules covering subjects from career change to salary negotiations.  Under "Career" tab, access online tutorials for basic computer skills and resume creation, as well as a Virtual Career Library full of resources. 

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