Back to School Online Resources

It’s hard to believe, but back to school time is right around the corner. We have great online resources that you can use at the library and from home to help you write papers, study for tests, or just learn something new. Find them on our website under the Research tab.

can help you find information on countries worldwide. Learn the history, customs, recipes, and more. World Edition provides in depth reports, while Kids Edition offers an easy to use interface with basic facts, flags and maps. Use States Edition for info on the 50 states.

lets you take online courses to study for a wide variety of tests including cosmetology, civil service, ACT, SAT, GED and many others. Free registration is required to use the site. 

Use Literary Reference Center for access to literary journals and respected literary reference works. It contains plot summaries, literary criticism, author biographies and interviews, and the full text of thousands of poems and short stories.

 provides information on biology, chemistry, earth and space science, environmental science, health and medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science and society, technology, and wildlife.