Get Ready for School
Make the Most of Your Library
As summer wraps up, students of all ages are preparing to switch gears to reengage with curriculum, classmates, and teachers. Rest assured, LA County Library is here to help! Check out these tips for students to make the most of our resources.
More and more school materials are located online, yet many households don’t have internet access. If you’re frustrated with this issue, visit your library for unlimited free Wi-Fi on your personal device, or use our public computers or laptops (available for check out at many of our locations). Need to print something, but don’t have a printer at home? Use our wireless printing to print directly from your device, or print from our computers. You get 10 free pages daily!
If you’re struggling to solve an equation or wondering where to start on an essay, take advantage of our homework help services. Visit our Homework Centers located inside many of our libraries, or go check out our new online homework help tool, Brainfuse, to interact with a live tutor daily from 1 – 10 pm, and get study and test-prep materials
Ask a librarian for assistance picking out an exciting read for your next book report or to help you find the best resources for an upcoming research project. Explore our digital collection for students, including OverDrive eBooks and audiobooks for Kids and Teens.
Fill your time after school with of our programs, like a MākMō STEAM workshop or a book club- find events near you here by filtering the location nearest you.
Wherever this school year takes you, LA County Library is here to help you succeed and thrive!