TEENS

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REGISTER TO ATTEND TEEN PROGRAMS ONLINE!

Teen programs appear on our calendar in a cool, blue color.

Register for teen programs online by clicking the link to the program calendar.

 



DOWNLOAD BOOKS AND MAGAZINES FOR FREE


Download eBooks and Audio Books
– The Nassau Digital Doorway allows you to
download eBooks and audio books. The Libby App makes everything easy.


Novelist K-8 Plus
– Find books by title, author and subject.
Provides reviews, annotations, reading levels and suggestions for books that are similar to other books that you have read and enjoyed.

 


(This eBook resource requires that you set up a user name and password).


Read Magazines Online
– Rbdigital provides a platform for you to read magazines online. All you need to do it to set up an account, and you are ready to go!



LIBRARY SUBSCRIPTION RESEARCH RESOURCES


(When not in the library, to access each of these resources,
you must enter your library card number)


Opposing Viewpoints
– A resource for debaters that includes pro/con viewpoints,
reference articles, interactive maps, infographics, and more. Periodical content covers current events, news and commentary, economics, environmental issues, political science, and more.

 


(This resource requires that you enter your library card number).


General Reference Center Gold
– Find magazine and newspaper articles, children’s magazines, almanacs, encyclopedias, dictionaries, reference books, and more here.

 


(This resource requires that you enter your library card number).


Newsday
– Access this Long Island newspaper here.

 


(This resource requires that you enter your library card number for home use).

Home use link In library use link


The New York Times
– Access this national newspaper here.

 


(This resource requires that you enter your library card number for home use).
Home use link In library use link

Click here for additional research resources.



LIBRARY SUBSCRIPTION STUDENT RESOURCES


Tutor.com
– Communicate with a tutor online in real time.
Get help in 40+ subjects including Math, Science and English. Also access The Princeton Review test prep materials.

 


(Tutor.com requires that you enter your library card number and set up an account).


Testing and Education Reference Center
– A online tool used by people of all ages
for standardized test preparation, researching undergraduate and graduate programs, finding tuition assistance, and exploring careers.

 


(This resource requires that you enter your library card number).


Career Cruising
– Designed to help students assess their skills, develop a career plan
and explore career and college options.

 


(This resource requires that you set up a user name and password).

 



COLLEGE FREE INTERNET RESOURCES


CollegeSource.org
– CollegeSource® Online is a database of 131,260 digital college catalogs,
institution profiles, transcript keys, and other critical resources.

 

 


CollegeBoard.org
– The College Board is a not-for-profit organization that helps students prepare for a successful transition to college through programs and services in college readiness and college success including the SAT and the Advanced Placement Program.

 

 


College Navigator
– This website is a free consumer information tool designed
to help students, parents, high school counselors, and others get information about over 7000 postsecondary institutions in the United States.

 

 


Essay Info
– This resource is for anyone who wants to improve their writing skills.
It is intended for those who strive to write more clearly, gracefully, and efficiently.

 

 


Federal Student Aid
– Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education,
is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation. The agency provides more than $120 billion in federal grants, loans, and work-study funds each year to more than 13 million students paying for college or career school.

 

 



FUN SITE

WolframAlpha -A computational knowledge engine that is fun to use, Try it!



WELL-BEING


Teen Health
– MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health’s Web site.
The website includes a section that is dedicated specifically to teens. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.

 

 


Young Men’s Health
– YMH is a website produced by the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital. The purpose of the website is to provide carefully researched health information to teenage boys and young men.

 

 


GirlsHealth.Gov
– This is a website produced by the Office on Women’s Health at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that offers girls’ reliable, useful information on health and well-being.
The site covers hundreds of topics.

 

 


Long Island Crisis Center
– Provides free, confidential, and non-judgmental programs
and services to support and empower Long Islanders at critical times in their lives.

 

 


Operation Respect
– dedicated to transforming schools, summer camps,
and other youth-serving organizations into respectful, safe and compassionate climates of learning, free of bullying, ridicule and violence.

 

 


StopBullying.gov
– Bullying stops us from being who we want to be, and prevents us
from expressing ourselves freely, and might even make us feel unsafe. This website provides information to address bullying.

 

 


New York State Department of Motor Vehicles
– Visit this website to learn how to apply
for a driver’s license and for other motor vehicle concerns.

 

 


New York State Department of Labor
– You will likely need Working Papers to get a job
If you are 14 – 17 years old. Check out this link to learn more.

 

 



CIVICS


Register to Vote
– When you are 18 you are eligible to register to vote.

 


Benjamin Franklin’s Guide to Government
– Ben’s Guide to the U.S. Government is designed
to inform students, parents, and educators about the Federal Government.