The High School Student

Resume Builder

  • Templates and adivce for cover letters, resumes, and other documents

Lynda.com

  • Premiere provider of computer training video tutorials.
  • Basic computer skills and advanced software applications, e.g., (HTML, Javascript, jQuery)

Use it for: Computer training and learning new software 

World Almanac for Kids

  • Encyclopedia articles and videos for kids
  • Fun, easy to navigate interface

Use it for: General research

Tutor.com

  • Live 1-on-1 help in math, science, English, and social studies from noon to midnight
  • Writing center for help with essays
  • Grade school to college level

Use it for: Extra help with assignments, proofreading essays

Testing and Education Research Center

  • College prep practice tests: ACT, SAT, GMAT and more
  • Career practice tests: ASVAB, accountant, cosmetology and more
  • Scholarship search and resume builder

Use it for: Boosting your ACT score, help with financial aid, preparing for a new career

Did you know? You can take practice AP tests for over 15 subjects

Student Resource Center

  • General database of primary sources, journals, magazines and newspaper articles for middle school and high school students.

Use it For: School projects and general research

Grolier Online

  • Eight encyclopedias for research
  • Separate interfaces for middle school, high school, and adult patrons
  • Lexile scores for every article

Use it for: School projects, general reference.