This guide details Young Adult Services at the Newton Free Library. Young Adults are library patrons ages 12-18.
Last Updated: Jun 4, 2013
Selected quick links to helpful databases.
|Looking for a book for your book club to read next or a book to bring on vacation or the hottest new business title or award winners for young adults and children?|
- Global Issues in Context (Gale)
|International viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Browse by issue, country, or region; includes reference, periodical, primary source, and statistical information as well as multimedia.|
- Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society (ABC-CLIO)
|Produced in conjunction with leading scholars and educators, Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society offers a graphical, straightforward interface, designed to lead researchers through the complexities of both national and worldwide issue and modeling ways to think about them beyond simple pro or con. |
- LearningExpress Library
|Test Prep for Free! Practice tests and ebook study guides to help you with the latest SAT, TOEFL, GED, GRE, licensing exams, U.S. Citizenship and many other tests. Also includes online tutorials for math, reading, writing, job search and interviewing skills, and much more.|
- Literature Resource Center (Gale)
|Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. |
- Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale)
|Covering today's important social issues,features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.|
Liz Rowland, Teen Librarian