Study Zone

Free tutoring for grades K-12 is available at local libraries. Students can drop in any time during the scheduled sessions. For fall, sessions are Mondays/Tuesdays 4-6pm and Thursdays 6-8pm at the Algona-Pacific Library and Tuesdays/Thursdays 3-5pm at the Auburn Library. More information, including schedules for other local libraries: http://kcls.org/studyzone/

 

Tutor.com

With a King County Library card, students can use Tutor.com for online tutoring services in any subject from 2pm-midnight every day. Direct link available at: http://kcls.org/teens/homework.cfm

 

Online Databases

The King County Library System provides free access with a library card to many databases that students can use for research and exploring topics. See the full list: http://kcls.org/learning/databases/

 

Computers, printing and internet access

The library offers two hours of computer access per day with a library card and up to 75 pages of free printing each week. There is also free wi-fi available.

 

Safe Place

All King County libraries are designated Safe Places. Teens in crisis can talk to library staff to be connected to the local Safe Place network and receive immediate support. http://nationalsafeplace.org/

 

And of course, the library has books, magazines, movies, and music available for checkout. Besides physical materials, KCLS also has an extensive eBook and digital magazine collection: http://kcls.org/downloads/. I invite you to explore the collections for your own personal use!