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Other Library Services to Support Teens
Ask a Librarian
Call or Email our Librarians with Your Questions
Book Club Kits
Multiple copies of great books with discussion prompts
College Application Essays
Write your way into college with 826
Take your test or exam with a proctor
Hand-Picked for You!
Let library staff pick out some great new titles for you.
In-person or online
Ypsi youth artists sharing their talents.
Print, Copy, Fax, & Scan
Public copiers at all locations
Book lists, movies, and activities for all ages to increase understanding about race.
Bringing teens together around a theme each month, with activity kits and more!
Read, Learn, Explore
Teen Advisory Group
Be a voice for teens at the library
Teen Creative Toolkits
Get Creative at the Library
Graphic novels for kids and teens by BIPOC authors.Go to List
If you liked The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas, check out these amazing titles that also happen to feature diverse characters in a leading role. It’s about time, am I right?! A Very Large Expanse of Sea Mafi, Tahereh author. A year after 9/11, Muslim tee …Go to List
Local Teen Organizations
Research & Homework Help
World Book Encyclopedia en español, que ofrece un diccionario, atlas, ayuda con la tarea, materiales didácticos y planes de estudio. ENGLISH: World Book Encyclopedia in Spanish, which offers a dictionary, atlas, homework help, study aids, and lesson plans.
Arts, biography, business, current events, geography and culture, health, history and social science, science, and math.
Practice exams and eBook study guides for GED, ACT, SAT, ASVAB, nursing, and others; includes computer skills training videos.
Current events and issues, such as gun control, global warming, and capital punishment, are explored with pro/con viewpoints and interactive maps and articles in this tool for persuasive essay writers.
More than 4,000 full text articles covering biology, chemistry, earth & space science, the environment, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, and wildlife.