Links for Parents and Students

  • Kids Read


    Kidsreads is the best place on the web for kids to find info about their favorite books, series and authors. Reviews of the newest titles, interviews with the coolest authors and special features on great books are our specialties. And for even more reading fun we have trivia games, word scrambles and awesome contests!


  • Reading is Fundamental

    Founded in 1966, RIF is the oldest and largest children's and family nonprofit literacy organization in the United States.



  • Learning Planet


    Educational games for students in grades K-6.


  • Homework Alabama


    Homework Alabama is a free online tutoring service sponsored by the Alabama Public Library Service.  Services are offered after school hours.  


  • Alabama Virtual Library


    The Alabama Virtual Library provides all students, teachers, and citizens of the State of Alabama with online access to essential library and information resources. It is primarily a group of online databases that have magazine, journal, and newspaper articles for research. Through the AVL, an equitable core of information sources is available to every student and citizen in Alabama, raising the level of excellence in schools and communities across the state.
    You no longer need an AVL card to use the Alabama Virtual Library.  Using geolocation, AVL automatically offers access to computers located within the state of Alabama. A card will be necessary if you need to access the AVL while outside of Alabama.