Teens

Welcome to the Teen Page!

Upcoming Events:    

Teen Summer Reading Program Registration

Teen SRP Requirements

Teen SRP Calendar


 

    

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Books:

Check out our Teen ebooks, audiobooks, and movies on OverDrive

YASLA -Search 4,000+ books, audiobooks, and films from YALSA's book awards and book lists.

Celebrate 50 years of YA: Check out @BooklistYA on Twitter

School Resources:

ACT/SAT Prep  

Apply Texas Admissions and scholarships applications for Texas institutions of higher education.

Credo Complete Core Collection is one-stop exploratory search platform containing over 1,000 full-text reference titles, plus thousands of images and videos - making it a great starting point for homework and school projects, academic research, job search preparation, and other reference needs. *Ask a librarian for login information.

Learning Express  This online test-prep and career development resource is provided through TexShare.

Need money for school? 

Check out The Best Scholarship Search Platforms of 2017 and LendEDU's Guide to College Scholarships

FAFSA Use the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form to apply for financial aid (grants, work-study, and loans) to pay for college or career school.

Jobs for Teens contains useful information including work permit information, labor laws, jobs for teens by city/state, non-traditional job ideas, and more.

Career Readiness Handbook is designed to help you develop a career path and consider your future employment possibilities as you move through postsecondary education.  Topics include the type of careers that exist and the skills needed for them, the steps you should take to find a satisfying career, and how you can leverage curricular and co-curricular activities into marketable skills.

Teen Health & Wellness Updated for today's teens with articles on dating violence, depression, gender identity, opioids, school safety, stress, trauma, vaping and more.