We welcome teens at the Library! On this page you'll find items from our teen collections, helpful online resources, and how to get involved at the Library.
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Books, Gaming & More
Recommendations for Teens spotlights staff picks, award winners, high school reading lists, and more.
Book Picks lets you get personalized reading recommendations from librarians.
See what we have on different consoles:
- Nintendo 3DS
- Nintendo DS
- Nintendo Switch
- Nintendo Wii
- PlayStation 3
- PlayStation 4
- PlayStation 5
- Xbox One
- Xbox 360
Kanopy and Hoopla have thousands of movies to stream with your library card.
Hoopla has new music from popular artists.
PICK OF THE MONTH
The Beauty Trials (a Belles novel) by Dhonielle Clayton
In this all-new novel from the world of the best selling Belles series, rebellious, outspoken, fan-favorite Edel Beauregard enters the Beauty Trials―a deadly competition to find the next Queen of Orléans. This newest addition is a must read!
There are several ways teens can get involved at the library and around the community.
Write a book review
Love reading? Want to share your favorite books with others? Write a book review! Reviews will be featured on this page and the Library’s Goodreads page. Each review will give you 30 minutes of service hours.
Visit our Volunteer page to apply for open volunteer positions. Contact the volunteer coordinator Nate Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847-929-5115 with any questions.
We have several online resources to help with homework, research, and exploration:
Help Now (Brainfuse)
Live help for kids, teens, and adults. All core subjects offered for grades 3-12. Resume and cover letter review for job hunters. Tutors available 3pm-10pm CST. App available. Check out our video walkthrough.
Educational support for kids in preschool through grade 8, including downloadable worksheets, lesson plans, and learning games for any subject.
Testing & Education Reference Center (Gale)
Practice tests for GED, ACT, GRE, GMAT, SAT, AP, TOEFL, citizenship, jobs, and more. Search for colleges and scholarships or use the online resume builder and career exploration tools.
World Book Student
Encyclopedia and research resource for students in upper elementary through middle school.
World Book Advanced
Encyclopedia and research resource for high-school students and adults.