Homework Help

Need to find reliable sources for your homework and projects? We've got you covered!

The Woodbridge Public Library has online databases, print materials, and a lot more to help you with your research. Access our collection of databases from home or within the library using your library card. We've also provided links for websites you can use to help you research and cite papers, learn new tech skills, and get the information you need! Still need help? Stop by a library reference desk and talk to a librarian, call 732-634-4450, or click here to send us a message.

 

Library Databases

America’s News - Looking for a news or magazine article? Check here for local and national papers!

EBSCO eBooks - Thousands of nonfiction and research books on a wide range of topics, available 24/7.

Facts on File - Get information on a wide range of subjects, including history, science, careers, literature, geography, and more.

Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center - Includes industry overviews and career descriptions, job-hunting advice, sample resumes and cover letters, and thousands of listings for internships, scholarships, trade associations, and more.

Grolier Online - Hundreds of thousands of authoritative articles from Encyclopedia Americana, The New Book of Knowledge, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, and The New Book of Popular Science. 

JerseyClicks - Access dozens of databases for homework help at the library or from your personal computer.

Job & Career Accelerator - Provides step-by-step guidance on finding a job. Includes resume building, tutorials, and live job search.

LearningExpress - Get access to test prep for SAT, ACT, AP exams, TOEFL and more, along with dozens of subject reviews. You can also find out more info about college and career planning here!

Literature Resource Center - One-stop resource for information on authors, their literary works and criticism of their works.

Lynda.com - Over four thousand video courses to help you learn hundreds of subjects and popular software tools, like Photoshop, Java, HTML, Google Docs, and more.

Project Gutenberg - A giant collection of public domain eBooks, including classics, available to download or read in your browser for free!

World Book Online - An online encyclopedia. 

Online Resources

AAAMath - Interactive math lessons for grades K-8.

BJ Pinchbeck’s Homework Helper - General information website covering a variety of topics. 

Fact Monster - Info on history, biographies, science, math & language arts, plus atlases, dictionary, almanac, and a game of hangman! 

Khan Academy - Free online courses about math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history, and more

National Geographic Maps

Refdesk.com - Collection of up-to-the-minute news stories and features.

SparkNotes - Resources for literature criticism and general tomfoolery.

U.S. Government Online - Learn about laws, government agencies, immigrations, state information and more.

World FactBook - Information and statistics for countries around the world. 

 

Style Guides & Tech Help

Audacity - Create and manipulate audio files using open source software.

BibMe - Bibliography creator.

Canva - Make gorgeous flyers, signs, charts, graphics and more! 

Citation Machine

DropBox - File storage.

Pixlr - Online photo editor.

PrintFriendly- Make webpages easier to print by turning them into a PDF.

Purdue Online Writing Lab - How to format your papers and cite with MLA, APA, or Chicago Manual of Style. 

Zamzar - Convert digital files to other types of formats (MSWord to PDF, WMA to MP3, etc.)