This Month’s Teen Craft: Snowman Jar
Make a winter snowman from a glass jar. Pick up a Grab & Go craft kit with all the supplies in the Youth Services Dept at the Tarpon Springs Library (or request curbside pickup) during the month of January.
|OverDrive eBook & Audiobook Collection For Teens
Browse and borrow ebooks and audiobooks. OverDrive has a collection just for teens!
How it works: Download the OverDrive App from your device's app store, and then check out and download your selections to your computer, smart phone, e-reader, tablet, or MP3 player.
OverDrive Help website
Borrow and stream ebooks, audiobooks, movies, TV shows, music, and comic books to enjoy on your tablet, smartphone, computer, smart TV or other media streaming player. Thousands of titles are available to borrow and instantly stream, or download and enjoy offline with the Hoopla mobile app (available from your device's app store.) Patrons may borrow up to 10 titles from Hoopla each month.
How it works: Create an account using your library card number, library PIN, email address, and a password of your choice. Then check out the titles you want, and then either stream them instantly in your browser or download and enjoy offline with the Hoopla mobile app. Titles are automatically returned and removed from your device at the end of the lending period.
Hoopla Help Page
Library Databases For Research
Databases contain a huge amount of articles and other information from magazines, scholarly journals, newspapers, and reference books. Most are complete full-text articles that may be printed, saved, or e-mailed. If you want to use them at home, you will need to enter your library card number. You can access them freely inside the library without a library card number.
|Gale In Context Middle School - As a middle schooler, research can be challenging, right Thankfully, this resource pulls content from magazines, newspapers, videos, and primary sources into an easy-to-navigate database developed with you in mind. Dive into science, social studies, history, literature, and more from National Geographic, Scholastic, NPR, NASA, and other citable sources.|
|Gale OneFile High School Edition - Provides access to authoritative digital content for middle- and high-school students to use for classroom assignments. Students can research magazines, journals, newspapers, and reference books covering a range of subjects—from science, history, and literature to political science, sports, and environmental studies.|
|LitFinder - Provides access to literary works and authors throughout history and includes more than 130,000 full-text poems and 650,000+ poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches, and plays. Also includes secondary materials like biographies, images, and more.|
|Culinary Arts (Gale OneFile) - Are you in the Culinary Arts Program at Tarpon High?
This database offers a variety of information from major cooking and nutrition magazines as well as book reference content from Delmar.
- College Board – Prepare for the SAT and college
- FAFSA – Federal Student Aid
- Trade School, College & University Directory
Local Middle & High Schools
- Tarpon Springs Middle School
- Palm Harbor Middle School
- Tarpon Springs High School
- East Lake High School
- Palm Harbor University High School
Useful Links For School
- Purdue OWL Writing Guide – Writing and grammar help
- State Profiles
- Atlapedia – Atlases & maps
- Presidents of the United States
- Convert-It – Conversions and calculation