Live, online tutoring and homework help (Available 2 - 11 PM.)
HelpNow!: Live one-on-one online tutoring service for homework help and writing assistance. Includes Spanish language tutoring. Grades 3-12. Available everyday from 2:00-11:00 p.m.
Online Resources - for reports, presentations, and projects (Have your Barrington Area Library card number handy to use these from your home computer. Available 24/7.)
BookFlix: Video storybooks, interactive nonfiction books, puzzles, games, and author information. Includes Spanish language materials.
CultureGrams: Up-to-date information on cultures and customs of the world.
Encyclopedia Britannica - Children: Articles, geography, media and more content designed for grades K-5.
Encyclopedia Britannica - Young Adult: A great place to start research or learn something new for students in grades 6-8.
Little Pim: This language learning service is just for kids! Choose from 10 languages, including Spanish, Chinese (Mandarin), French, and English. Adobe Flash Player required on device.
NoveList K - 8: Book recommendations for kids in grades K - 8.
Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center: Viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles on social issues.
ScienceFlix: Access hands-on projects and more than 4,500 articles in the premier Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (STEM) digital resource.
TrueFlix: Explore history and science through interactive e-books, videos and activities.