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Live, online tutoring and homework help (Available 2 - 11 PM.)

HelpNow!: Live one-on-one online tutoring service for homework help and writing assistance. Includes Spanish language tutoring. Grades 3-12. Available everyday from 2:00-11:00 p.m.

Online Resources - for reports, presentations, and projects (Have your Barrington Area Library card number handy to use these from your home computer. Available 24/7.)

BookFlix: Video storybooks, interactive nonfiction books, puzzles, games, and author information. Includes Spanish language materials.

CultureGrams: Up-to-date information on cultures and customs of the world.

Literature Resource Center: Biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of 120,000 authors from every age and literary discipline. Scribner Writer's Series includes lengthy signed essays on more than 1,600 authors and literary genres.

NoveList: Book recommendations for all ages.

Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center: Viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles on social issues.

TrueFlix: Explore history and science through interactive e-books, videos and activities.

World Book: Full-text, interactive encyclopedia articles, current events, maps, timelines, periodical articles, multimedia features, and more for all ages. Includes versions for young children and Spanish speakers.

World Book Kids: Full-text articles and multimedia for early elementary students.