Yolo County Library


A-Z list of library resources for teens

You will need a Yolo County Library card to use the resources below.

College Admissions Test Preparation*: Prepare for your ACT, SAT, and AP tests.  Practice your college essay writing.

DMV Practice Tests: Get a head start on getting your driver’s license with these free practice tests. Russian and Spanish included.

Encyclopedia Britannica / Encyclopedia Escolar*: This wonderful learning resource offered in both English and Spanish includes a wealth of information for all grade levels. Access articles, biographies, geographical facts, and much more.

Environmental Studies*: Understand environmental issues that affect people globally through topic overviews, journals, news, and multimedia content.

Explora*: Find information on thousands of topics, including resources for teachers and students, popular magazines, professional journals, reference books, images, AP news video clips, and primary sources. This short video will review some of its features.

HelpNow*: Offers live tutor access for homework help, skills building, and test preparation. Available until August 25, 2024.

Homework Central – Research Companion*: Authoritative information on a variety of topics to assist student research. View the getting started learning module

Interactive Science*: Manipulate 3D interactive models to visualize and understand concepts in biology, chemistry, earth, and space science.

Learning Express Library*: Get ahead of the curve by using study guides and practice tests for the SAT, GED, and ACT. Available until September 30, 2024.

Mango Languages: Learn a new language. Choose from 71 languages, including Spanish, French, Arabic, Japanese, and English. View a 6-minute introductory video. View an e-Brochure on how to get started. Ver un folleto electronic sobre como empezar

NoveList: Read-alike recommendations, series information, book reviews, reading lists, and more.

The New York Times Online*: Click on the “REDEEM” button, then create an account or log in with your email address and password. For more information, please watch these short videos on onsite access and offsite pass activation. If you have questions about accessing the NYT, please contact NYT@library.ca.gov. 

Performing Arts Multi-Media Collection :  An arts education resource that includes L.A. Theatre Works, The Royal Shakespeare Company, National Theatre, Smithsonian Folkways label, and much more.*

Performing Arts Video Collection : An arts education resource that includes documentaries, the BBC Landmark Video Collection, Broadway on Demand, Dance Online, and much more. Create video clips and other learning tools.*

School Center: The Middle School and High School Learning Centers are designed to help teens do their best in math, reading, social studies, technology, logic, and high school prep tests.

A-Z list of additional resources for teens