Quick Resources

Here is a list of commonly used resources for school work, research, projects, and more.

Biography in Context

Read about famous people from ancient times to the present: athletes, musicians, entrepreneurs, inventors, actors, scientists and more. Discover the important events that changed their lives.


Chat with a tutor online and get help with your homework. English tutors can even help proofread your work.

LearningExpress Library

Improve your test-taking skills. Take online practice tests for FCAT, SAT, ACT, AP, GED and more. There are also guide sections to improving your reading, writing, and math.

Literature Resource Center

From Shakespeare to Stephen King, get the info you need. Find out about your favorite authors and get help with your English homework.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Find viewpoints about issues that affect our society. In a pro con format both sides of controversial issues are covered.

School & Student Resources LibGuide

Explore our guide to OCLS resources that can help students excel in school!

Science Online

Do you need help with your science project? Science online has experiments, essays, definitions, diagrams and more.

Virtual Galleries

Explore popular topics that highlight library online resources, materials, and websites. Virtual galleries also have interactive games to play that lead to topical resources.

Writing a Research Paper

Our guide to writing a research paper helps with brain storming and planning your paper. We also have tools to help you give credit to your sources.

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