YA AUTHOR WEBSITES
Want to know more about your favorite Young Adult authors -- what they’re writing, how they write, where they are giving book talks? Just look for them online. Here’s just a few:
Garth Nix http://www.garthnix.com/
Maggie Stiefvater http://www.maggiestiefvater.com/
Terry Pratchett http://www.terrypratchettbooks.com/
Suzanne Collins http://www.suzannecollinsbooks.com/
John Green http://www.johngreenbooks.com/
Sarah Dessen http://sarahdessen.com/
Kristin Cashore http://www.gracelingrealm.com/
Jerry Spinelli http://www.jerryspinelli.com/newbery_002.htm
Good Reads Young Adult Booklists https://www.goodreads.com/list/tag/young-adult
The 100 Best Young Adult Books of All Time http://time.com/100-best-young-adult-books/
Printz Award Winners
New York Times Best Sellers for Teens Lists
Great Graphic Novels for Teens http://www.ala.org/yalsa/2016-great-graphic-novels-teens
eBOOKS ON OVERDRIVE
With OverDrive, you can borrow and enjoy ebooks, audiobooks and periodicals and videos. If a book is listed in the CLAMS catalog as an ‘ebook,’ you can download that book onto your computer, tablet or smartphone using your OverDrive app.
If you want help downloading and using the OverDrive app, contact us to schedule a time to bring your device into the library for a quick tutorial.
Follow this link to access Databases on the Osterville Village Library Website.
Databases include: Boston Public Library Electronic Resources, Gale Resources, Learning Express, NoveList Plus.
Commonsense Media – Homework Help Websites https://www.commonsensemedia.org/lists/homework-help-websites#
Great Schools! -- Homework Help Websites
Britannica Online http://library.eb.com/levels
New York Times for Students https://www.nytimes.
Math Forum http://mathforum.org/dr.math/
Create a Graph https://nces.ed.gov/
COLLEGE & CAREERS
The Princeton Review https://www.princetonreview.com/
Education Planner http://www.educationplanner.org/
Career Outlook https://www.bls.gov/careeroutlook/home.htm
National Service https://www.nationalservice.gov/
Occupational Outlook Handbook: Military Careers https://www.bls.gov/ooh/military/military-careers.htm
American Gap Association http://www.americangap.org/