Learning Tools for Kids & Teens
Need help? Try one of the resources below! You can use them in the library, or access them from home with your BRPL card. Need to get or renew a BRPL card?
Get homework help from a live online tutor (daily, 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm.) Find skill-building exercises and test preparation; get feedback on writing, math, and science assignments; use flashcards, and much more.
|World Book Student|
Encyclopedia content designed for students' homework and research needs. Features multimedia on a variety of topics, science fair projects, biography, timelines, links to world newspapers, atlas, dictionary and more.
Reading recommendations (K-8); includes book reviews and Lexile scores.
Animated, talking picture books, games, and puzzles that teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. Read more here.
Skills improvement practice in Language Arts, Math, and Social Studies for Elementary and Middle School students.
|OverDrive Kids eBooks|
eBooks and eAudiobooks for download to a computer or your mobile devices. Items return themselves - no late fees. Includes popular series like Harry Potter, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Percy Jackson and others.
Stream titles from a curated selection of TV shows including PBS, language-learning programs like Muzzy and Little Pim, animated storybooks, anime favorites, and family-friendly films.
To access, log in to Kanopy and click on the "Go to Kanopy Kids" link at the top of the webpage.
|Coding and Computer Science Textbooks|
Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics books for Grades 4 - 12.
|Gale in Context: Elementary (formerly Kids InfoBits)|
Age-appropriate, easy-to-navigate content on a range of educational topics, including Animals, Arts, Geography, Literature, Social Studies, and Technology.
|Gale in Context: Middle School|
Research; includes magazines, newspapers, and reference books geared toward Grades 6 - 8.