Homework help

Have a tough homework assignment and can’t make it to the library? Grab your Skokie library card. We have online resources that can help.

School projects and research

Britannica Online


CultureGrams Online

Current Biography Illustrated



Opposing Viewpoints



Science Online

TumbleBook Library for Kids

Apps available

World Book Online

Tutoring and study tools

Live Homework Help from Tutor.com

Connect with tutors to work on math, science, social studies, and English problems from 3 to 10 pm daily. Sessions tailored for students from kindergarten to junior college and last about 20 minutes. Library cardholders limited to 5 sessions per week.

Tutor Match

A free nationwide directory of qualified tutors. Search for local tutors or browse to find an online tutor. Profiles include specialties, background, and hourly rates. Once a match is found, simply complete a contact form to get in touch with the tutor.

PARCC Assessment

Get information, sample tests, and other resources to prepare for the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) exam. PARCC assessments in English and mathematics are administered to all students in grades 3-8 in Illinois.