Homework Help

BCLS cardholders can access dozens of online resources that students can use for education and research. Explore our student resource subject guides to learn more about which online tools can help with your learning journey.

Art

Biography Collection Complete

  • Middle - High School
  • A collection of biographies supporting history, science, the arts, music, literature, business, government, entertainment and many other areas.

 

Gale Virtual Reference Library: Arts

  • Middle - High School
  • Provides a list of eBooks on visual and performing art and artists.

Health

Health Reference Center

  • Upper Elementary - High School
  • View articles in different subject areas (Body Systems, Diseases and Disorders, Drug Abuse and Addiction, Mental Health and Developmental Disorders, and Nutrition and Wellness), find Health Centers for teens, women, men, children and seniors, watch educational videos on a wide range of health topics and browse searchable color illustrations.

Health Databases from Ebscohost

  • High School+
  • MasterFILE Reference eBook Collection features eBook titles on health.

Language Arts

TumbleBooks

  • Toddlers - Elementary School
  • TumbleBooks features animated talking picture books, chapter books, videos, non-fiction titles and more in a fun format kids will love.

Novelist K-8 | Novelist

Blooms Literature

  • Middle School - High School
  • Study the great works of world literature—from influential novels, poems, and plays to important works of nonfiction. Find author biographies or read critiques and analysis.

Points of View Reference Center

  • Middle School - High School
  • This resource is designed to provide students with essays that present multiple sides of a current issue.

Math

Real-Life Math

  • Elementary School - High School
  • This eBook covers widely known math topics. The text focuses on how math can be used in everyday life.

Science

Science Online

  • Middle School - High School
  • The award-winning Science Online offers a comprehensive, curriculum-oriented overview of a broad range of scientific disciplines in a variety of useful formats.

Science Reference Center

  • Middle School - High School
  • Science Reference Center contains articles from science encyclopedias, reference books and magazines.

Going Green: Your Healthy Planet

  • Middle School - High School
  • Protecting the planet means taking care of the people, places and things found all around us. Use this online eBook collection to teach topics in conservation and environmental science.

Social Studies

 

Crimes Against Humanity

  • Middle School - High School
  • Research genocide, holocaust, imperialism, terrorism and slavery.

Focus on Philosophy and Religion

  • Middle School - High School
  • Research the major religions of the world along with many with smaller followings.

Focus on the Law and Government

  • Middle School - High School
  • Research major legal cases, look up legal definitions or understand the contexts behind law and government.

Points of View Reference Center

  • Middle School - High School
  • This resource is designed to provide students with essays that present multiple sides of a current issue.

Foreign Language

Rosetta Stone

  • All ages
  • Improve your English or learn another language with Rosetta Stone Library Solution. Check out how to set up the Rosetta Stone app. 

TumbleBooks

  • Toddlers - Elementary School
  • TumbleBooks features animated and talking books in other languages.

When in doubt, ask a librarian!

Still not sure how to start or where to go next? Our librarians can help you at any point in your research journey. From navigating our research tools, to narrowing your search, locating specific sources and more. Simply contact us or stop in any BCLS location and our librarians will be happy to help.