Study Tools for Teens
Free online live tutoring is available for all grade levels and subjects, Monday-Sunday, 2 pm-11 pm. Test prep, writing assistance, skill-building, and more are available anytime. (Use anywhere)
Carefully curated browses, data tables, and maps make it easy and fun to explore a variety of topics. Explore using Britannica Library for Children, Britannica Library for Young Adults, or Britannica Library Reference Center. (Grundy Cardholders only)
Choose from thousands of online courses to learn in-demand skills from real-world industry experts. Get started with your library card.
POWER Teens provides online resources including full-text research e-resources, collections of photographs and documents, the statewide catalog of materials held in libraries throughout Pennsylvania, and Chat with a Librarian.
Prepare for your knowledge test in order to obtain your Pennsylvania learner’s permit.
College & Work Resources
College is a wonderful opportunity for growth and to learn new skills but it isn’t for everyone. There are many paths in life to a career that will bring you where you want to be. If you think college is in your future here are some resources to start. The Grundy Library also offers print resources on Colleges and Universities, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and writing helps for college applications.
PHEAA is a national provider of student financial aid services, serving millions of students and thousands of schools through its loan guaranty, loan servicing, financial aid processing, outreach, and other student aid programs.
It’s never too early—or too late—to explore your options for college or career school. This site discusses key steps in preparing for college and provides resources that can help you along the way.
For those who looking for a career that doesn’t require a college education, there are Technical Schools and Certification programs. There are many paths to success so here are a few websites to get you started. Grundy Library has a number of books that can help you choose the right option for you.
This website allows you to assess your skills and preferences to find a job that fits you! You can also create a resume, search and apply for jobs, all for free!
My Next Move is an interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options. My Next Move has tasks, skills, salary information, and more for over 900 different careers.
Offers career, training, and job search resources to young adults ages 16 to 24.