Teens & Tweens

Links to resources and content geared for 7-12th grade.

TumbleBooks, a world leader in online book databases, has generously given free access to public libraries and their patrons through August 31st, 2020. You can access TumbleBooks through these direct links:

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Teen Book Cloud
grades 7-12 eBooks

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Audio Book Cloud
All Ages


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World Book Online, From now until April 30th, 2020 get access to databases within World Book Online remote learning

World Book Online


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Scholastic has curated a free digital learning hub designed to support virtual learning plans. Scholastic Learn At Home allows open access to daily learning journeys divided into four grade spans: Pre-K-K, Grades 1-2, Grades 3-5, and Grades 6-9+

Scholastic Learn at Home: Grades 6+


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College Board is ready to prepare you for the SATs and PSATs by providing these practice tests. Eight full-length practice tests are available for free, both online and on paper. Six of the eight practice tests have previously been used as actual SATs

College Board Practice Tests


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Epic Reads is an excellent source for YA fiction. Check out the most anticipated monthly reads, take quizzes, join a book club, and discover a world of reading!

Epic Reads


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Young Adult Library Services Association’s (YALSA) Teen Book Finder Database. Download the app to your Android or iPhone for free. Allows instant access to information regarding nearly 4,000 titles of YA literature. Search by author, title, or award to find your next great read. Once you find what you are looking for check to see if the book is available in Teen Book Cloud or the CloudLibrary

Young Adult Library Services Association


Are you interested in improving your creative writing skills? Are you experiencing writer’s block during an essay? These websites are filled with tips, tricks, and great ideas to help you complete your goal

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The Write Practice

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PBS’s NOVA and NATURE are educational and entertaining videos covering a variety of scientific topics. Recent episodes are available to watch free, for a limited time

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NOVA

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NATURE


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While schools are closed, Audible is offering instant access to their collection of children and teen audiobooks – free of charge. Choose from an enormous collection of stories, including titles recorded in six different languages. Stream on your desktop, laptop, tablet, or phone.

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Teen Programs at Baxter Memorial Library

Chess Club 

Ages 11 – 18

Join us as we enhance our chess skills and enjoy the game.

2nd Tuesday of the Month, 3 PM – 5 PM – Suspended until April 15th – check back for updates

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Chess Club