All Teen Resources

Above the Influence

Fight peer pressure.

ACT

Prep for the ACT exam.

Archive.org

Find free public domain eBooks.

Aspirations 2020 (Spring Edition)

A Literary and Arts Journal for Mercer County Area High School Students published by Mercer County Community College

Astronomy Picture of the Day

The Astrophysics Science Division of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration publishes annotated astronomical images daily.

Background Notes

The U.S. State Department provides notes on foreign countries.

Bartleby.com

Find classic books and quotations.

BBC Country Profiles

British Broadcasting Corporation profiles countries.

Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government

Benjamin Franklin explains all about the U.S. government.

Brainfuse Help Now.

Get live one on one tutoring from 2pm – 11 pm!  All you need is your library card number. Brought to you by the NJ State Library, this resource also includes skill building activities and an Adult Learning Center.  Learn more now.

 

Books

Archive.org

Find free public domain eBooks.

Bartleby.com

Find classic books and quotations.

Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Find the word you need with these dictionaries.

Librivox

Find free public domain audiobooks, or help record an audiobook!

Merriam-Webster Online

Find the right word with this dictionary and thesaurus.

Project Gutenberg

Find free public domain eBooks.

Reading Rants

Jennifer Hubert, a school librarian, and teens review books.

College

ACT

Prep for the ACT exam.

CounselingDegreeGuide.org

CounselingDegreeGuide.org provides free tools for students and continuing learners to develop their careers in counseling, including career outlooks, state-by-state guides to licensure, and expert advice. It also provides resources for recent graduates and current counselors such as a jobs board.

FAFSA

Find information about and apply for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

FastWeb!

Search for scholarships.

Federal Student Aid

Find information about college aid.

National Center for Education Statistics

Navigate information about colleges.

New Jersey Department of Higher Education

New Jersey provides information about colleges in the state.

SAT Practice at Khan Academy

Practice for the SATs at Khan Academy.

U.S. Department of Education

The U.S. Department of Education has a variety of information about education and college prep.

Countries and Social Studies

#OperationReadAloud

Follow on Facebook for easy access to over 100 story videos, as well as links to virtual author festivals and other events.

100+ Video Read Alouds

presented by the Indianapolis Public Library

A+ Click

On A+ Click, you’ll find math and logic problems, sorted by grade level and subject.

Above the Influence

Fight peer pressure.

Academic Search Premier
Academic Search Premier contains indexing for 8,025 publications, with full text for more than 4,500 of those titles – requires a Hamilton Township Public Library card in good standing.

ACT

Prep for the ACT exam.

ALA Notable Children’s Books

This is a list of the most creative, outstanding books published in the previous calendar year.

ALSC Book and Media Awards

Click on the name of each award to see lists of award-winning books.

American Institute for Economic Research

Navigate today’s complex economy.

Ancestry.com

Start your genealogical research here – this resource is only available from public library computers.

Arcademics Skill Builders

Play dozens of arcade-style games to build knowledge in math, language arts, geography and more!

Archive.org

Find free public domain eBooks.

Current Events and Social Issues

Above the Influence

Fight peer pressure.

CNN

CNN offers news and opinions from around the world.

Crash Course

John Green, Hank Green, and pals make history, astronomy, government, psychology, chemistry, and biology animated.

Environmental Protection Agency

Protect your environment.

GLSEN

GLSEN is the website for the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network.

It Gets Better Project 

Speak up against hate and intolerance.

National Criminal Justice Reference Service

Criminal justice topics are arranged in an encyclopedia style for easy research.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 

Need help? Get help – a resource if you or someone you know is in crisis.

NoveList

NoveList is a reference guide for books and authors, plus reading suggestions – requires a Hamilton Township Public Library card in good standing.

Pew Research Center

The Pew Research Center polls the public on a variety of issues.

ProCon.org

Get both sides of the story.

RAINN

Survivors of rape, abuse, and incest can find support, and loved ones can find information.

Teen Kids News

Teen Kids News provides news for teens.

The Trevor Project  

Find support for LGBTQ+ youth.

Yahoo! En Español

News en Español.

Yahoo! News

Yahoo provides news, information, and current events.

Government

Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government

Benjamin Franklin explains all about the U.S. government.

Environmental Protection Agency

Protect your environment.

New Jersey Department of Education

Get the best education possible.

Homework Help

Astronomy Picture of the Day

The Astrophysics Science Division of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration publishes annotated astronomical images daily.

Brainfuse Help Now.

Get live one on one tutoring from 2pm – 11 pm!  All you need is your library card number. Brought to you by the NJ State Library, this resource also includes skill building activities and an Adult Learning Center.  Learn more now.

 

Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Find the word you need with these dictionaries.

Crash Course

John Green, Hank Green, and pals make history, astronomy, government, psychology, chemistry, and biology animated.

EBSCOhost

EBSCOhost lets you search journal articles and other databases – requires a Hamilton Township Public Library card in good standing.

Fun hands-on activities to create presented under “Try this at home”

Hamilton Township Public High Schools Summer Reading List 2020

 

Information Please

InfoPlease is an information portal.

Khan Academy

Learn something new, or brush up your skills on Khan Academy!

Learning Express Library

Practice taking tests online, including the SAT and ACT – requires a Hamilton Township Public Library card in good standing.

MadSci Network

Scientists answer your questions.

Merriam-Webster Online

Find the right word with this dictionary and thesaurus.

NASA Space Place

NASA provides information about the U.S. space program.

Search the Opinions of the U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme court decisions are easy to find in this database.

The Math Forum

If you need help with math, this might help.

Miscellaneous

Aspirations 2020 (Spring Edition)

Aspirations 2020 (Spring Edition)

A Literary and Arts Journal for Mercer County Area High School Students published by Mercer County Community College

Explora

Fun hands-on activities to create presented under “Try this at home”

Kidshealth

Kidshealth

Kidshealth answers health questions.