Young Adult

In addition to the Children's Librarian, there is a  Reference Librarian on the main floor of the library who can help you with research. Her hours are Monday and Wednesday 10-4, Tuesday and Thursday 2-8, and Friday 11-5.

For academic articles for research papers: use these links to the Ebsco databases, MasterFile Premier and Academic Search Premier.
To see articles about two sides of current issues, look at Points of View Reference Center. You can get articles on both sides of a topic for your research paper.


The Reference Librarian can help you:

  • research school assignments,
  • provide computer help,
  • find magazine articles,
  • find a book or reserve a book,
  • show you the best ways to search for information
    on the Internet and on the free online resources

Table of Contents

  1. General Homework Help
  2. Art and Culture
  3. History
  4. Reading, Literature and Writing
  5. Math
  6. Science

General Homework Help

Tutors available from 2-10pm every day. Have a one-on-one session with a tutor in all academic areas. For students from kindergarten through adult learners.

How Stuff Works

Information Please

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Art and Culture

Artcyclopedia - Information about museums like finding museums in other places

Artslynx - A great site for all areas of art, including international resources

Internet Broadway Database - What's happening in Broadway Theatre now

Museums Listed at - A link to museums in RI and beyond

Rhode Island School of Design Museum - Find upcoming exhibits, classes and community events

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A&E Biography - World flags, maps, national anthems...

History Channel

National Inventors Hall of Fame

National Women's History Project

US Presidents

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Reading, Literature and Writing - Literary resources include quote search, verse, fiction and non-fiction (essays, addresses, etc.)
Internet Public Library

Reading Rants

Roget's Thesaurus

Rhyming and More

Merriam-Webster's Dictionary


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Ask Dr. Math

Convert-me - For all levels of math.

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Ecosystems and Biomes

Nine Planets

Periodic Table

Science Fair Central
Project ideas.

Science Gems
Science & Math.

Why Files - Science Behind the News - current events

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