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TEENS

TEEN EVENTS
Thu, May 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Join Carefull Knitting online to socialize and share projects while we knit and crochet. Register

Thu, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Join us virtually as we compete with trivia, play mad libs, tell jokes, write and listen to stories. Ages 8-18.Register

Sat, May 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Virtual
Sign up for a free SAT or ACT practice test with the Princeton Review!

Sat, May 15, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Virtual
Join an online cooking class straight to your own kitchen! Register

Mon, May 17, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Beatley Library Front Entrance - Beatley Library Front Entrance
Are you over 16 and want to receive a COVID-19 vaccine? ¿Tienes más de 16 años y deseas recibir una vacuna COVID-19?

Mon, May 17, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Virtual
Girls Who Code is a virtual club that meets weekly to learn, experiment and create with coding. Some coding and circuitry experience suggested.

Tue, May 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Author Richard Webb gives a talk on his book, "Boats Against the Current: The Honeymoon Summer of Scott and Zelda."Register

Tue, May 18, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Virtual
Join us on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month from 7:00pm-8:15pm.Register

Wed, May 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual
In this session we will learn how science builds a body of knowledge and how this process is or isn’t reflected in the media. Register

Wed, May 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Virtual
This is a place to practice speaking, listening and reading English. No formal lesson but sometimes meetings will focus on a particular subject and vocabulary.

Wed, May 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
Teens, join us this month to discuss "Skyward" by Brandon Sanderson.Register

Wed, May 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Learn about the plants and animals that call Northern Virginia home.Register

Thu, May 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual
Join Carefull Knitting online to socialize and share projects while we knit and crochet. Register

Thu, May 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Join us virtually as we compete with trivia, play mad libs, tell jokes, write and listen to stories. Ages 8-18.Register

 

NEW EBOOKS

 

The Enigma Game

Deadly Little Scandals

Checkout Limit: 10  
Checkout Period: 7-21 days

Teen Overdrive Apple Android Tutorials Help

 

DIGITAL MAGAZINES

 

Girls' Life magazine

Australian Geographic Explorers

Checkout Limit: none   
Checkout Period: 1-21 days

Teen Overdrive Apple Android Tutorials Help

 

MUSIC

 

 World Theatre Day Playlist

Greatest Ballads

Download Limit: 5 per week 
Streaming Limit: 3 hours per day

Freegal Website Apple Android Tutorials Help

 

HOMEWORK HELP

A TO Z FOOD AMERICA 
Provides 7,000 recipes, 650 ingredient articles, vintage food labels and ads, historical 'what did they eat' articles, how to make food videos, and more.

A TO Z MAPS ONLINE 
A collection of 60,000 royalty-free maps that can be downloaded and printed. Map types include world, country, state, political, physical, outline, environmental, scientific, and antique maps.

A TO Z WORLD FOOD 
A comprehensive food database that contains traditional recipes for 174 countries of the world.

A TO Z WORLD TRAVEL 
A comprehensive travel resource with information about food, culture, language, and more.

BIOGRAPHY IN CONTEXT 
Biographical essays on the world's most influential people.

BRITANNICA ONLINE LIBRARY EDITION 
An online resource with easy to use and easy to find trusted information.

EBSCO MASTERFILE COMPLETE
Full-text magazines, reference books and primary source documents.

GALE ONEFILE: NEWS 
Access to full-text newspapers and allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section, or other fields.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS RESOURCE CENTER 
Access to carefully compiled medical reference materials.

HIGH SCHOOL EDITION 
Information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports, and more.

NOVELIST
Reading recommendations for fiction and non-fiction.

PROQUEST RESEARCH COMPANION
Helps to teach more effective ways to find, evaluate, and use information.

TUTOR.COM
Get help with homework, class projects, papers—even test prep! Tutoring is available in all core subjects – math, science, English, social studies and writing, including AP-level assistance.

 

MORE RESEARCH DATABASES>>

 

NEXT STEPS

DMV PRACTICE TESTS ONLINE
Practice DMV tests for the State of Virginia.

PETERSON'S CAREER PREP  Learn about careers, create resumes and cover letters, search for jobs, explore schools and training programs, and get advice to help find a job or advance your career.

PETERSON'S TEST PREP  Search thousands of colleges, identify scholarships, take on-line practice tests and more.

PSAT & SAT material at the library.

Careers & Jobs Guide

Financial Literacy Guide

Digital Literacy Guide

Social Media Test Drive
Provides a simulated experience of realistic digital dilemmas and social media scenarios, along with key concepts and strategies for navigating them.

 

Last updated: May 2021