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Get the Scoop on THE BOTTOM
Get the Scoop on THE BOTTOM

Join Howard Owen, author of The Bottom, the fourth book in his Willie Black series on Friday, December 4 at 7 p.m.

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Homework Help

Free homework help during the school year! Get assistance with your research assignments and homework from a certified teacher. Computers are available just for students, and you get your first three printouts free. 

Assistance for 2009-2010 school year begins September 21, 2009.
Broad Rock
Monday-Thursday, 3-6 p.m.

North Avenue
Monday, 4-7 p.m.
Tuesday-Thursday, 3-6 p.m.

Online Resources

Access Through Richmond Public Library:

Find it Virginia: The Find It Virginia web site includes approximately 20 individual databases, including ones that focus on contemporary literary criticism, biographies, general reference, and a database especially for students.
Learning Express (Learn-A-Test): Practice your skills! Courses and tests available online for elementary and middle school skills divided by grade, as well as general reading, writing and math improvement skills.
Combining information from full-text online reference books, magazine and newspaper articles, and links to relevant web resources, Literati is a great place to start research on any topic.  Literati also provides online Homework Help Monday - Thursday 3 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
General Online Resources:

BJ Pinchbeck?s Homework Helper

Discovery Education

Math and Reading Help for Kids: Created by a cooperative of concerned individuals dedicated to helping children, parents and teachers find appropriate educational information on the web. Here you'll find a wealth of information for reading and math help as well as many other informative articles, and a ?Just for Kids? section. For all ages.

Fact Monster: Online Dictionary, Encyclopedia, and homework help. Includes searchable information related to sports, entertainment, geography, history, biography, education and more.

Homework Spot: is a free homework information portal that features the very best K-12 homework-related sites together with engaging editorial in one high-utility, educational spot.

Ask Dr. Universe

Homework Help for National Graphic

A+ Math: Flashcards, math homework helper, worksheets, and games.

KidsClick!: Web searches for kids by librarians.

ThinkQuest Library: The library contains unique educational web sites that have been created through ThinkQuest competitions and programs. The library currently contains more than 5,000 web sites to search and surf. Built by kids for kids to use and learn. It is also a great place to get ideas for your own project in one of our many programs around the world.

IPL?s Science Fair Project Resource guide

School Science Fairs Homepage