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Teen Resources

With resources cov­er­ing home­work help, job search­es, the path to inde­pen­dence and more, we have what you need here, as well as resources for par­ents and teachers.

YA Reading Lists

Look­ing for some­thing to read? No mat­ter your inter­ests, here are a few lists to get you started.

Book-A-Librarian For Teens

Book-a-Librar­i­an ses­sions are tai­lored to meet your spe­cif­ic school needs. We can help you search the library’s cat­a­log or the inter­net, use and find online library resources, and assist with word pro­cess­ing and pre­sen­ta­tion software.

Teens, Get Involved!

The library pro­vides many oppor­tu­ni­ties for you to devel­op lead­er­ship skills and make a dif­fer­ence in your community!

eBooks & eAudiobooks

OverDrive / Libby

OverDrive / Libby

eBooks, eAu­dio and Mag­a­zines. 20 check­outs and 15 holds at a time for eBooks and eAu­dio. Unlim­it­ed check­outs, no wait­ing for Magazines.

The Lib­by app is rec­om­mend­ed, also avail­able on your com­put­er or with the Over­drive app.

Get the app: Libby | OverDrive (legacy app)

Need help using OverDrive / Libby? Click here!



Music, TV, Movies, Comics, eBooks, eAu­dio — instant access, no holds, no wait­ing. Stream or down­load using the hoopla app (rec­om­mend­ed) or in your brows­er. 10 check­outs per month.

Need help using hoopla? Click here!

eBooks on EBSCOhost

eBooks on EBSCOhost

Elec­tron­ic books that may be viewed onscreen or down­loaded, includ­ing ref­er­ence books, schol­ar­ly mono­graphs, pub­li­ca­tions of many uni­ver­si­ty press­es, and con­sumer books.

Need help using eBooks on EBSCOhost? Click here!

Upcom­ing Teen Events

December 8th, 10:00 AM
Scott Candler LibraryFun ActivitiesContestsTeensSeniorsAdults
Do you know the history of Kwanzaa? Pick up the Kwanzaa Trivia Challenge at the Scott Candler Library's Circulation Desk and challenge yourself to answer all the questions correctly to win a prize.
December 8th, 10:00 AM
Scott Candler LibraryFun ActivitiesContestsTeensSeniorsAdults
Celebrate and expand your knowledge of Kwanzaa with a bookmark that explains the Seven Principles. Visit the Scott Candler Library and pickup your Kwanzaa bookmark at the Circulation Desk.
December 9th, 10:50 AM
Virtual LibraryClassesTeensAdults
Discover how to land your dream job, and how to organize and enhance your job search experience using Google Workspace tools.
December 9th, 6:30 PM
Virtual LibraryBook DiscussionsTweens
Join us as we read and discuss culturally relevant books on topics that influence and affect middle graders and our community.
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