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13 to 18 YEARS OLD

Junior High and High School type help for school work and test prep.
  • High Schoolers

    books Resources on the Web 

    Life After High School
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    • Choosing a College
    • Financial Aid
    • SAT & ACT Information
    • Managing Money
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    • Cultural Diversity
    • Current Events
    • Community Involvement 
    • Daily Facts & Questions
    Arts & Entertainment
    • Exploring Art
    • Museums
    • Music
    • Games and Puzzles
    • The World of Sports
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    • The Human Body
    • Nutrition
    • Staying Fit
    • Living with Disabilities

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    A scholarship database to explore for

    college tuition!

  • Homework and Research Sites

      General | Civics | English | Geography | History | MathTexas | Science 


    The Homework Spot
    You need it? They have it. A huge directory of homework resources by subject as well as project ideas and help with writing.

    Recommendations on books to read.


    Federal legislative information on the Internet.

    Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
    Choose a grade level then look around for information on how the U.S. government works.


    Merriam-Webster Online
    How do you spell that word? And what does it mean? Try this famous dictionary and thesaurus for help.

    Study guides for English literature.


    United Nations
    Information about the United Nations, global issues, and information about UN member countries/states.

    Flags of the World
    Thousands of flags from around the world.

    Encyclopedia of Greek Mythology
    Huge resource for Greek Mythology.


    American Memory
    Historic photograph collections of United State's history.

    Hundreds of resources about American History

    The American Civil War Home Page
    Civil War resources including battles, biographies, medicine and more.

    Civil War Maps
    Search for maps by location, subject or alphabetically.

    Gettysburg Address
    See a copy of the original Gettysburg Address writing by Abraham Lincoln and read about how it was written.

    U. S. National Archives and Records
    Get primary source documents for American history.


    The World of Math online.


    The Handbook of Texas Online
    The Handbook of Texas Online is a multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture sponsored by the Texas State Historical Association and the General Libraries at UT Austin.

    Texas Online
    Texas at your fingertips.


    The Exploratorium Science Museum
    The Exploratorium has a web site of over 15,000 web pages exploring science, art, and technology including science experiments and activities.

    Science News for Kids
    Science news, games and information to keep you up to date on science in the news.

    The Why Files
    Find out the science behind the headlines.

    Thousands of pages of resources on astronomy, planets, comets, astronauts and new discoveries of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

  • More Research Help

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    Please see your librarian for a                             user name and password.