The library has resources to help high school students with their homework. Browse the links below or check out the Textbook Collection available for use in the library if your textbooks are at home or school. Librarians at the 2nd Floor Information Desk are happy to help you find additional resources. And of course, don’t forget to check at your high school library!
There are digital resources available in the library or from home using your Glen Ellyn Public Library Card. Items that might be of interest:
You can also use the Search Our Website… button to look for information on specific subjects.
Outside the Library
Links to sources outside of the library that might be helpful.
Biography: Over 7,000 biographies and daily features highlighting newsworthy, compelling, and surprising points-of-view about famous people.
CIA World Fact Book: Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, energy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
Citation Machine: Automatically generates citations in MLA, APA, Chicago, Turabian, and thousands more!
Encyclopedia Britannica: Everything from encyclopedia articles, to Behind the News and Spotlight features, to lists and quizzes.
Fact Monster: Combines essential reference materials, fun facts and features, and homework help.
Guide to Time Management: Get ideas and structure in this guide for time management.
Pros and Cons of Controversial Issues: Presents controversial issues in a straightforward, nonpartisan, primarily pro-con format.
Schmoop: Free learning guides, online courses, college readiness prep, and test prep help.
Spark Notes: Help understanding books, writing papers, and studying for tests.