Voting is open for YALSA’s top 10 teen books for 2015. Go to http://www.ala.org/yalsa/reads4teens/ and cast your vote for your favorite now through October 18th. This is a nationwide list published every year by the Young Adult section of the American Library Association. Let your voice be heard!
|Learning Express Library||Unlimited free Internet access to practice tests for the SAT & ACT. Great resources for AP exams, etc. Will need to create a username and password the first time you log in. Use your Trumbull Library Barcode as your username.|
|College Net||College Net offers eight key internet admissions services to help yourself get into college. The site provides convenience to over 1,500 customized internet admissions applications built for college and university programs. When applying to more than one program you save redundant typing since common data travels from form to form. The site also has links to scholarship searching and other college resources.|
|Accredited Online Colleges||This website gathered in-depth information on top-ranked accredited online colleges and created a database search that helps you find a degree program that meets your degree level, category and subject of interest. Here, you can also search between nationally and regionally accredited colleges and learn about the accrediting agencies that fall under these two categories.|
|Connecticut History||The web site currently contains about 14,000 images of photographs, drawings and prints which may be searched or browsed in a variety of ways, including by keyword, subject, creator, title and date. Geographical sites may be searched using a Digital Geographic Locator developed by the University of Connecticut's Map and Geographic Information Center (MAGIC). Descriptions of the images are provided in detailed catalog records. Online learning tools created especially for middle and high school students provide suggestions for interpreting and exploring the database.|
|Find the Right College||The best articles, interactive tools and rankings to help you find the right college and financial aid.|
|High School Hub||This is a great site. It's a noncommercial learning portal to high-quality free online education resources for high school students. You'll find interactive learning games, puzzles and quizzes. It also includes subject guides for English, foreign languages, math, science and social studies.|
|Homework Help|| Bartleby publishes the classics of literature, nonfiction, and reference free of charge for the home, classroom, and desktop of each and every Internet participant. Since its incorporation in 1999 Bartleby has been meeting the needs of students, educators, and the intellectually curious.Search their database by author, title or subject and get full text
of the book you're looking for.
|Jobs and Careers||Information on getting great jobs, military options, managing
your money and other helpful links. Provided by the Office
of the Under Secretary of Defense.
|Music for Youth||Music for Youth, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization committed to enriching the lives of young people through classical music. They offer a monthly series of free children's concerts, artists' residencies in local schools, an annual music scholarship, an annual travel adventure in music and art and a benefit concert to raise funds for the outreach activities. Look at their web site for all they offer.|
||The Occupational Outlook Handbook for information on
different occupations and careers.
|Teen Reads||Find out about hot new books, check out interviews with
your favorite author or join a book discussion with other teens.
|No Flying, No Tights||Reviews graphic novels and comics.|
|Movie Information||Find out about a movie at the Internet Movie Database.|
|More Teen Health||U.S. Food and Drug Administration web site with health
information for young adults.
|Ultimate Band List||Mega list of links to just about any band, concert information
and many other music links.
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