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Homework Websites

Hundreds of online math homework resources for children and young adults
Online educational portals for students to access learning materials
Improve your math skills interactively.
Barron's Booknotes
Literature summaries of many classical books, plus information about the author's life, historical contexts, and suggestions for further reading.
Biography Resource Center
Biographical information of contemporary and historical figures.
Discovery Education
Mostly scientific information, including a "Science Fair Central" area.
Full text Facts on File from 1980. Includes current events, what happened on this date, country profiles, World Almanac, and Today's Science.
High School Ace
Interactive learning center for high school students.
Home Access to KPL databases
Databases available both within the library and from a personal computer outside the library.
Homework Center (Multnomah County Library Homework Links)
Locate homework help. Features a list of links covering academic subjects like art, biology, geography, literature, history, math, and science.
Homework Sites from KPL's Children's Room
Favorite homework sites selected by KPL Children's librarians.
Homework Spot
A K-12 educational and homework portal.
Homework Tools from Kids on the Web
Reference tools like dictionaries, writing style guides, or encyclopedias.  Links to web resources that help students with their homework assignments.
K-12 Suggested Reading Lists
A collaborative wiki with suggested reading for children and teens.  Features informaton about books, authors, genres, themes, subjects and much more.
Literature Resource Center
Information on authors and literary movements and themes, includes Contemporary Authors, Dictionary of Literary Biography and Contemporary Literary Criticism.
Student Resource Center
Literature, history, and science.  Includes DISCovering Authors, DISCovering Science, DISCovering World History, DISCovering U.S. History, DISCovering Biography, Exploring Shakespeare, and Exploring Poetry.