On Thursday 12/8, the library will be moving to a new registration system for library programs, available at https://programs.mcplibrary.org.

To watch a short video introduction to the new system, please click here.

School Age

Homework Help

Live Homework Help by Brainfuse is a free resource that allows you to work one-on-one with online tutors. You can draw or type your question in their online classroom and receive live homework assistance from a Brainfuse-certified tutor. Tutors are trained to not only provide answers but to help you master the homework assignment’s underlying academic concepts. Subjects you can get tutoring on include:

  • Math, including Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry, and Calculus
  • Science, including Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Earth Science
  • Social Studies, including US History, and World History
  • English/Language Arts
  • Writing Assistance
  • Reading Comprehension/Grammar/Vocabulary Skills Building
  • English Literature
  • Spanish Language Help

Live academic assistance is available every day from 2:00 PM — 11:00 PM EST. Tutoring is available in Spanish as well. Get Help Now! (not available on some holidays.) You will need to have a valid Suffolk County library card to use this resource. Click HERE to go to Brainfuse now!

Additional Resources:

BookFlix: An online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. This engaging resource will help early readers develop and practice essential reading skills.

Britannica Elementary: Need information about your favorite animal? A famous person? Discover encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, games, and other learning resources for K – 6th grades.

Britannica Escolar: An informative resource for primary and secondary education in Spanish for each educational level. Discover encyclopedic articles, multimedia resources and other learning materials that support student research and reinforce curriculum programming.

CultureGrams: Gives a kid’s-eye view of daily life in countries around the world. Did you know the United States has more than 250,000 rivers! Access interesting facts, information and even recipes from 182 countries!

Learning Express Library Complete: Supports patrons looking to improve core academic skills, pass elementary school and middle school standardized tests, learn basic computer and internet skills and much more.

National Geographic Kids: Includes the complete run of the magazine from 2009 to the present, as well as books, videos, and images. Informational texts are available for primary, upper elementary, and middle school English Language Arts, social studies, and science classrooms. Engage young students and broaden their horizons with reputable, authoritative, age-appropriate digital content that brings them the world in a way they’ve never seen before. National Geographic Kids will take them on amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space.