Morton Grove Public Library, Webrary 6140 Lincoln Ave., Morton Grove, IL 60053
Phone . (847) 965 . 4220

Homework Help

Homework Help


Connect with a live tutor on HelpNow! by Brainfuse.  Get one-on-one help with homework, skills buidling, and test prep.  Tutors are available every day from 3-10 pm, except holidays.   A 24/7 Center is available during off-hours.


Online Resources

MGPL has a lot of great premium online resources to help you with homework or research.  These resources are free to use - just log in with your MGPL card number. These are just a few of the online resources you might find helpful; for the complete list, go to Online Resources; recommended resources are also available for youth (up through 6th grade)

Explora Secondary Schools   Aimed for the secondary school student, this is a user-friendly interface for content found in the Kids Search and Student Resource Center, including top videos from the Associated Press.
LearningExpress Library   Test study materials for a variety of tests, including PSAT, SAT, ACT, and AP exams

Mango Languages

  Learn more than 60 different languages
MasterFILE Source Complete   Full-text articles from over 2,000 general interest magazines and newspapers dating back as far as 1922, in addition to hundreds of full-text reference books and thousands of primary documents, including an Image Collection of over 500,000 photos, maps, and flags.
NoveList Plus   Read-alikes, recommended reads, and other resources for finding authors and your next favorite young adult or adult book
NoveList K-8 Plus for Children   Find books, reading levels, and more for grades K-8
World Almanac / FirstSearch   A basic reference resource with brief biographies, encyclopedia entries, facts, and statistics
World Book Discover   Easy-to-read articles with colorful illustrations and learning activities, complete with a translation of content into 14 languages
World Book Online Info Finder   Includes the 22-volume World Book Encyclopedia, pictures, maps, videos, and sounds
World Book Online Reference Center   In-depth information, including primary and secondary materials


Premium online resources vs. general websites:  What's the difference?

Study at MGPL

The Library has computers with Internet access and Microsoft Office 2010.  We also have free Wi-Fi if you bring your own laptop or mobile device, and many study tables throughout the Library.


Need more help?

Librarians can help you find a book or research a topic.  Call (847) 929-5101 or click "Chat live" at the top of the page to chat with a Reference Services Librarian.

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