Virtual Services For Teens


hoopla
– Checkout ebooks for all ages
– Stream live from your computer or download to a mobile device
– Never have to put items on hold
– 4 checkouts per library card per month
– Checkout ebooks, comics & audiobooks for 21 days, music for 7 days, movies & TV shows for 3 days
– Create an account using your library card number and PIN


Axis360
– eBooks and eAudiobooks for all ages
– Checkout up to 5 titles
– Checkout titles for up to 21 days
– Checkout using your library card number and PIN

Libby, by OverDrive
– Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive.
– You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader (U.S. only)!
– It’s free and easy to get started for new users and a streamlined experience for current OverDrive app users.
– Learn more at overdrive.com/apps/libby/.
– If you currently use the legacy OverDrive app and need assistance, visit https://help.overdrive.com.

Missouri Libraries 2 Go
– eBooks and eAudiobooks for all ages
– eBooks and audiobooks
– Kindle eBooks
– Checkout up to 7 titles
– Checkout titles for up to 21 days
– Checkout using your library card number


EVERGREEN
-Download the app to your mobile device
– Sign up with your library card number and PIN
– Access you account
– Place holds
– Renew materials


Book Connections
A collection of 260,000+ digital materials about books for children and teens. This service includes a reader’s advisory tool, resources for homework help and homeschool support, summer reading and diverse book selections, and more.

Professionals/Educators go to TeachingBooks.net/login and enter their work email. We’ve set up the follow default credentials that anyone can use for anonymous access.

Username: livingstoncountylibrary

Password: showme


BooklistOnline


Citation Machine
An interactive Web tool designed to assist you in modeling the proper use of information property


Digital Literacy
Empower learners with digital citizenship skills to navigate today’s virtual landscape. Interactive activities guide students through project-based learning activities using digital tools to create podcasts, multimedia presentations, social media campaigns, and more. Database articles explore cyberbullying, digital research skills, citizen journalism, and more. Digital Literacy will give your students and patrons the skills to be savvy digital citizens!


Free Driving-Tests
14 car practice tests
9 motorcycle practice tests
27 CDL (commercial driver’s license) practice tests
3 online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL)
An FAQ section with detailed answers to over 100 questions


EBSCO databases
(in Library use)


EBSCO databases
(at home use)


DMV Permit Test
Pass your DMV Written Test online. Practice test are 100% Free
Now with a lot of new driving tests and an up to date and more user friendly design.

Financial Literacy
The Rosen Financial Literacy database makes economics and personal finance easy to understand and highly engaging. Articles explore macro-, micro-, and global economics as well as personal and household finance. Users will learn to manage credit and debt, save and invest with confidence, plan for college and retirement and avoid fraud and scams. Financial Literacy is an online economics and personal finance resource specifically designed for students in grades 7-12, but can easily benefit adults.

Gale Gateway
(in Library use)

Gale Gateway
(at Home use)

Gale Resources
Discover a great collection of articles from thousands of Gale resources – magazines, journals, newspapers and books along with videos, images and podcast content – all brought to you by your library.

LearningExpress Library
A comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons—students and adult learners—succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. You’ll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. Click on a category to the right so that you can start on your path to success right now.


Teen Health and Wellness
This award-winning resource provides middle and high school students with up-to-date, nonjudgmental, self-help support. Articles are correlated to state, national and provincial standards. Topics covered include diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, mental health, suicide, bullying and LGBTQ+ information. It has recently been updated to meet the needs of today’s teens and with new content on bullying, suicide, vaping, opioid abuse, gender identity, school safety, sexual harassment, COVID-19 and more.


Universal Class
An online continuing education program over 500 courses. Set up your Universal Class username and password by going to their site from the link below.

While these books and media have been selected for teens from 12 to 18 years of age, the award-winning titles and the titles on YALSA’s selected lists span a broad range of reading and maturity levels. We encourage adults to take an active role in helping individual teens choose those books that are the best fit for them and their families.