Homework Help

Online Resources

Digital newspaper and magazine archives, academic publications, online language learning, technology tutorials, practice tests, subject guides, genealogical and local history resources, recommended websites, and more! Most online resources are accessible from home with your library card. (www.mcpl.us/research/online)

Research Assistance

Ask reference desk staff for assistance finding reference materials, fact-checking, and requesting items from other libraries. (www.mcpl.us/research/ask)

Textbook Collection

Work on your homework at the library, even if you left your textbook at school or at home! Many local high schools and middle schools have made their textbooks available for students to use while at MCPL Wausau.

Homework Computers

Several computers at MCPL Wausau are reserved for teens to use while doing homework. These computers do not require a library card to log in, and they are available for two hours at a time. There are also Internet-connected computers, free wireless Internet, and laptops available for checkout (with parental permission) at all MCPL locations.

The MCPL Blog

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Back-to-School Resources

School is back in session, and with this comes all kinds of tests, projects and reports. What better place to gather research and study materials than your local library? In addition to books on everything from anthropology to Zentangle, MCPL has study guides for tests like the GED, ACT and LSAT that can be checked out. MCPL also has online resources for...

Newsletter Children Teens

Staff Reviews: For Teens

Hour of the Bees

★★★★★ A whole summer stuck in the intensely hot New Mexican desert helping her parents clear out her grandparents' sheep ranch and move her ailing, dementia-ridden, temperamental grandfather, who she has never even met before, is not even remotely what twelve-year-old Carol (Carolina) expected or wanted to be doing with her summer. Then she meets her grandfather...

Audience: Teens
Genre: Fiction

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Explora for Middle & High Schools

Explora for Middle & High Schools

An interface designed specifically for students in middle school and high school with an emphasis on topical browsing for age-appropriate EBSCOhost articles.

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