Doing homework or just want to learn something new?

Use your Crystal Lake Public Library card to find good information, cool facts, or learn a new skill.

  • Brainfuse HelpNow – Live tutoring and homework help plus test prep and writing lab. Spanish language help available, too. Tutors available daily from 2-11 pm.
  • CreativebugLearn crafts and new skills.
  • Gale In Context: Biography– (Grades 5+) Research famous people.
  • Mango Languages – Learn a foreign language.
    – Mango Apps: Android | iOS | Kindle
  • NoveList K-8 Plus – Find book read-alikes and recommendations.
  • PebbleGo – (PreK – Grade 3) Browse topics by pictures: animals, science, biographies, social studies and health (in English or Spanish)
  • PebbleGo Next – (Grades 3-6) Browse topics by pictures: states, science, indigenous peoples’ history, social studies, biographies and health.
  • Scholastic GO! – (Grades 2+) Read full-text articles from seven Scholastic encyclopedias. Includes images, videos, websites, dictionary, world newspapers and atlases.
  • SIRS Researcher– (Grades 6-12) Find articles exploring social, scientific, health, historic, economic, political and global issues. Each pro/con subtopic provides a brief overview, critical thinking questions, timeline and instructional research guide