Teen Resources

Looking for resources for a school project or to pick out your next book or movie online? Check-out the resources that the Library has available for teens below!

Book Connections

Book Connections strives to joyfully enrich everyone's experience reading children's and young adult books.

Britannica Escolar Online

Britannica Escolar es una enciclopedia en dos partes con portales para estudiantes de primaria y secundaria.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online Resource

Britannica School is a three part encyclopedia with portals for elementary, middle, and high school students.

college center link

College Center  provides valuable resources that help college students strengthen their  academic skills, prepare for placement tests, and get ready for  graduate school entrance exams.

college prep center link

College Prep Center  is here to help you achieve your college preparation goals. Getting  into college is an important step to building a strong future. First,  you must do well on your college admission tests and write a personal  essay that highlights your special talents.  Use this center to get the  resources you need.

Digital Public Library of America Link

DPLA: Digital Public Library of America: The DPLA offers a single point of access to millions of items-photographs, manuscripts, books, sounds, moving images, and more-from libraries, archives, and museums around the United States.

driving tests Link

driving-tests.org CA DMV Permit Practice Tests, 11 car practice tests, 6 motorcycle practice tests, 3 Commercial Driver's License practice tests, 3 online driver's manuals


EBSCO has articles from general-interest magazines and scholarly journals. Search the MasterFILE Premier database.

enki Link

Enki: New gems, classic novels and eye-opening nonfiction.


Hobbies & Crafts offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text is provided from leading hobby and craft magazines.


hoopla is a collection of streaming videos, audiobooks, comics, and music available instantly, with automatic returns and no late fees.  Check out movies and tv shows for 3 days, check out music albums for 7 days, and check out audiobooks, ebooks, and digital comics for 21 days.  (There is a limit of 5 items per person, per month, which resets on the 1st of each month).

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kanopy is an award-winning video streaming service providing access to more than 30,000 independent and documentary films ─ titles of unique social and cultural value from The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, Media Education Foundation, and thousands of independent filmmakers.

Learning Express Library Link

Learning Express Library offers practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want at school, at work, or in life.

Library to Go Link

Library to Go  Browse the Library's collection of downloadable audiobooks and eBooks. 

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The New York Times is now available online on Nevada County Libraries onsite computers and through offsite access.

NoveList Plus Link

NoveList Plus Looking for your next book? Want to find a new author that's similar to a favorite? Can't remember all the titles in a series? Let Novelist help.


Pronunciator is a fun and free way to learn over 80+ languages with self-directed lessons, live teachers, movies, music, and more.  Register and start learning at your own pace.

school center link

School Center resources can help students in elementary, middle, and high school prepare for important tests, get extra help with assignments, and boost their skills in important subjects.

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TeachingBooks offers multiple literacy resources that connect books with author interviews, readings, videos, lessons, and so much more!