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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Ask 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!
College 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..
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 through 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.
Kids' Homework Help from Skokie Public Library
Do you need help finding information for a school assignment or project? The sites on this page will help you find what you're looking for. The Library also has some very special research tools just for kids.
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.).
Science Online from Facts on File
Science Online contains scientific information for students in all areas of science. Use this resource to find science experiments, videos, diagrams, articles, and biographies of famous scientists.
Teens' Homework Help from Skokie Public Library
When working on school assignments, there's no better place than the Library, and our librarians have selected some of the best websites to help teens with their homework.