Manchester, Connecticut

Homework Help

Manchester Public Library Children's Department
Homework Center


General Reference

If you need information from an encyclopedia, magazine articles or just want to learn some "fun facts", click here to visit the login page for Searchasaurus.  You will be asked for your "patron ID" (the barcode number on your library card).  After you enter your library barcode and password (CHANGEME),  go to the next screen, click on Searchasaurus and follow the map.

You can also use other databases from the above link to help with all your homework needs.


American Library Association's 'Great Web Sites for Kids' has over 700 "amazing, spectacular, mysterious, colorful web sites for kids and the adults who care about them."

Ask Kids - Get answers to homework questions.

BrainPOP Jr - Provides educational movies and homework help for K-3 students.

Fact Monster - All-purpose source for kids published by Information Please Almanac.
Fact Monster Homework Page

Internet Public Library Kid's Space - Features a search engine, ready reference and lots of fun stuff.

Reference Desk - Free homework help. Almost any subject you can imagine is covered here.

Yahooligans - Web guide for kids featuring fun and educational resources.

Wikipedia - This online encyclopedia helps kids find answers to all types of questions and research topics.

World Almanac for Kids - Information and games from animals to world history.