Links – Teens
Explore the following links to discover information you need or interesting and fun websites.
NoveList Fiction Guide – A reader’s guide to finding new authors and titles by using a favorite book as a starting point. Includes theme-oriented book lists and award lists. This database is provided through the Finger Lakes Library System and requires a library card.
TeenReads – Reviews, author interviews, booklists, contests, and more.
Reading Rants! – Out of the Ordinary Teen Booklists!
That’s What I’ve Read – Reviews by the Youth Services Librarian, Betsy.
Goodreads – Social platform to keep track of your reading, share reviews, and recommendations
Cortland Youth Pages – Skatepark, youth center, events, and more.
Working Papers – Information for anyone under 18 who would like to work in New York State
Department of Motor Vehicles – Important information about getting your permit and license, including the driver manual and quizzes.
Learning Express – An online database provided through the Finger Lakes Library Systems that includes test prep for a variety of academic and civil service tests, including SAT, GED, and skill-building resources. Must have a library card to access.
U.S. News Best Colleges – College ranksings and lists plus test prep tips.
U.S. Two-Year Colleges – Most complete list of two-year colleges with links to campuses. Organized by state
CollegePrep-101 – College planning checklists, financial answers, test prep, and more.
FinAid! – SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid.
FAFSA – Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
GirlsHealth – Health information for young women .
Go Ask Alice – Health question and answer service hosted by Columbia University.
NIDA for Teens – National Institute on Drug Abuse for teens.
TeensHealth – Information on topics including, sexual health, food & fitness, diseases, infections, drugs & alcohol, and more.