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Kids and Teens: Books, Websites, and more

Homework Help

Have a tricky problem? Live homework help is available 4pm-11pm at Tutor.com. Use your library card (or student ID number) and the last four digits of your phone number to log in.

Start here for websites to help you with research and homework!

Need sources for a paper? Try our online databases for trusted information and articles you can cite.

Books for Fun

Our Children's Reading Resources page includes links to award-winning books, and to help you find books at the right AR or Lexile level for school.

Amazon's bestselling children's books.

1,000 Books before Kindergarten

Build early literacy skills with your children, before they even start school.


The Utica Public Library through the Suburban Library Cooperative has teamed with Utica Community Schools to offer a virtual library card to every student in the district. Click here to access downloadable books, music and more with your virtual library card. 

Summer Reading

Participating in Summer Reading keeps your skills sharp and is fun too! Read every week to win prizes, and visit the library for fun events. Check in at the library before school gets out each year to learn more about how to participate.