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Skokie Public Library provides homework help for students in a variety of ways: live sessions with subject tutors; ask-a-librarian via instant message or email; or access to our lists of subject specific resources for doing research and getting assistance for kids or teens.

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Help Services from Tutors and Librarians

Web resourceAsk a Librarian at Skokie Public Library

Need an address? A statistic, definition, or date? Having trouble finding a website with the information you want? Librarians are available to help you find the information you need. We offer four ways to contact a librarian with an information request!

Available everywhere with your Skokie Public Library cardCollege Center from Tutor.com

College Center from Tutor.com provides live tutors to help college level students from 3:00 to 10:00pm seven days a week. The ProofPoint service allows students to upload essays, papers or resumes for evaluation by experts. A resource library is available 24/7 for online resources in many subject areas..

Available everywhere with your Skokie Public Library cardLive Homework Help

Live Homework Help™ is an online tutoring service that connects students with expert tutors.  Children and young adults from 4th grade through junior college can log in to Live Homework Help™ to work with a tutor on math, science, social studies, and English problems. The service is available from 3:00 to 10:00pm Central Standard Time, seven days a week.  Live Homework Help en Español is available Sunday Suitable for elementary and middle grade studentsthrough Thursday from 3:00 to 10:00pm.  All tutoring sessions are guided by the tutor and last approximately twenty minutes. There is a limit of five sessions per week per Skokie Public Library cardholder.

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Homework Help Sites

Web resourceKids' Homework Help from Skokie Public Library

Do you need help finding information for a school assignment or project? The sites on Suitable for elementary and middle grade studentsthis page will help you find what you're looking for. The Library also has some very special research tools just for kids.

Available everywhere with your Skokie Public Library cardnetTrekker

netTrekker gathers more than 330,000 teacher-approved websites and digital resources for students. Each learning resource is reviewed and tagged by experienced educators to help quickly find the most relevant content to engage students in learning. Results may be refined by school level (elementary, middle, or high), reading level, or subject (social studies, science, etc.).

Available everywhere with your Skokie Public Library cardScience Online from Facts on File

Science Online contains scientific information for students in all areas of science. Suitable for elementary and middle grade studentsUse this resource to find science experiments, videos, diagrams, articles, and biographies of famous scientists.

Web resourceTeens' Homework Help from Skokie Public Library

When working on school assignments, there's no better place than the Library, and Suitable for elementary and middle grade studentsour librarians have selected some of the best websites to help teens with their homework.

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