Student Homework Help

Elementary / Middle School

Kids Infobits
Allows kids to search broad or narrower subjects using pictures and simple search boxes to find age appropriate, full-text content from K-5 level reference sources and magazines.

Middle School
Created specifically for middle-schoolers, Gale in Context combines great reference content with age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and much more.

OSLIS for Elementary Students
Learn how to research, find information, and properly cite your sources with easy-to use, understandable tutorials written by teachers and librarians.

High School & College

Gale eBooks (Virtual Reference Library)
Contains over 40 full-text encyclopedias and reference sets on general and special topics useful for school, college, or general information. Topics include civilizations, mathematics, social issues, mental health, animals, Native Americans, world cultures, World War I and II.

High School Edition
Provides a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers, podcasts, and reference books for information on many topics. Designed for high-school students.

Opposing Viewpoints
Provides articles from a variety of perspectives on controversial current events topics including abortion, environmental protection, gun control, poverty, and many more.

Academic OneFile
Designed for colleges and universities, with peer-reviewed, full-text articles from journals and reference sources on the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, arts, theology, literature, and other subjects.

Homework Center – Multnomah County Library
Got a homework project? Need to do Internet research or find articles for a school project? Here’s a great place to start.

OSLIS for Secondary Students
Learn how to research, find information, and properly cite your sources with easy-to use, understandable tutorials written by teachers and librarians.

Answerland
Have a question? Need help with your homework? Ask an Oregon librarian! Chat live 24/7 with a librarian, or ask your question via email.

LearningExpress
A test and job skills preparation database that can help with all kinds of standardized high school, college entrance, civil service, and career professional exams as well as computer, job, grammar, and math skills. Practice tests available include GED, SAT, ACT, ASVAB, Civil Service, Citizenship, Nursing, and much more.