Welcome to our Teen Center webpage where you’ll find information and resources tailored especially for teenagers! We invite you to stop by the library to check out our young adult section. We have the classics you’ll need for school as well as a good selection of teen bestsellers, non-fiction books, biographies, and reference material. You’ll also find the latest DVD movies and our public computer center that offers free internet access. Check out the internet links below for help with homework and some sites just for fun!
TEENS YOU ARE WELCOME TO PARTICIPATE IN:
Read. Think. Engage.
“A Sand County Almanac” by Aldo
Join our inaugural Community Read. Community Reads
are designed to inspire people to pick up a good book, encourage reading for
pleasure and enlightenment, and to start a conversation on a specific topic.
Click here to see other events to be held at the Avon Grove Library
Community Read Flier
Having trouble with your homework??
HIGH SCHOOL ACE: This site features subject guides, reference tools, news, puzzles, quizzes, and college information.
MATH FOR MORONS LIKE US This website provides math help from Pre-Algebra through Calculus. It offers tutorials, sample problems, and quizzes.
MERRIAM-WEBSTER ONLINE DICTIONARY Get access to both the Merriam-Webster Dictionary and Thesaurus.
ENCYCLOPEDIA.COM This site provides more than 57,000 frequently updated articles from the Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. Each article is enhanced with links to newspaper and magazine articles as well as pictures and maps.
HOW STUFF WORKS Go to this site to learn how just about everything works. Great for school reports!
LITERATURE.ORG Did you leave your book at school?? On this site you will find the full and unabridged texts of classic works of English literature.
AMERICA'S STORY FROM AMERICA'S LIBRARY This Library of Congress website is devoted to American History.
Check out these book links for some great titles for teens!
TEENREADS has reviews, reading guides, author interviews, series books, and lots more.
Young Adult Book Lists and Award Winners lists outstanding books for the college bound student and popular paperbacks for young adults.
College and Tech School Info
http://www.collegeboard.com: The College Board-SAT registration
http://www.act.org/: American College Testing-ACT registration
http://www.pacommunitycolleges.org/: Community College Information
http://www.panext.com/: Pennsylvania Next: A Guide To Life After High School in Pennsylvania
http://www.educationpennsylvania.com/: Career and Technical Schools By Career Interest
Financial Aid and Scholarship
http://www.pheaa.org/: The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency
http://www.fafsa.org/: Free Application for Federal Student Aid
http://www.studentaid.ed.gov/: Federal Student Aid for Students
Just for Fun Teen Links
ESPN Keep up-to-date on all the sports news.
Teen Ink An online magazine written by teens for teens
Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame Learn what’s going at the Rock + Roll Hall of Fame and museum.
The Webcomic list Find online comics and forums.