Links Just for You

Books & Reading

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!

Goodreads – Social platform to keep track of your reading, share reviews, and recommendations


Community Information

Cortland Youth Pages – Skatepark, youth center, events, and more.

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.

CollegePrep-101 – College planning checklists, financial answers, test prep, and more.

FinAid! – SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid.

FAFSA – Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

For Fun

Cartoon Network

DC Comics

Marvel Comics


Internet Movie Database

Teen People


Health & Sex

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.