NEW! New to our collection! We have a new selection of Nintendo Switch games and board games! Stop by the library to check one out or place an order using the online catalog.
Take and Make
We will introduce a DIY STEAM activity at the beginning of every month (unless stated otherwise). Stop by the (YA) Young Adult section to stay and make or take and make. No registration required.
New Release Books
Be sure to check out Allegheny County’s eLibrary site for eBooks, audio books, digital magazines, homework help & databases. Below are a few resources available for teens:
Tutor.com: Live Homework Help: Get online help from real tutors every day from 12 pm to 12 am! Live Homework Help offers online tutoring for grades K to 12 and college level students in English, Math, Science and Social Studies. Non-traditional students and adult learners can take advantage of essay writing, skills building, GED prep and other tutoring services designed specifically for adults. To find out how it works, sign up for an account and click their “Check out our FAQs” link.
Mango Languages: An online language-learning system teaching actual conversation skills for a wide variety of languages. Languages available include: Spanish, French, English, Japanese, German, Italian, Korean, Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), Russian and more!
OverDrive for Teens: Browse or search ONLY the TEEN titles available from OverDrive. Like the main site, which still includes all of the teens’ materials, the OverDrive for Teens page includes ebooks, eaudio and some evideos too. Download content for offline use.
Infotrac Student Edition: Designed for high school students, this database provides articles and reference books that cover a wide range of subjects and research topics, ranging from history to literature to political science.