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Get unlimited, live homework help with your San Mateo Public Library card.  Tutors are available 1pm-10pm daily.

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Listen to animated, talking picture books to enhance children’s reading.

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Online stories and non-fiction for pre-school to grade 3.
           
ScienceFlix  No Library Card Required  From outside the Library
ScienceFlix  Only Accessible at a Library  From inside the Library
Research science topics, experiments, careers and news.  For students in grades 4-9.

Grolier Online
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Grolier Online Only Accessible at a Library A Library Card is NOT required
  • Amazing Animals of the World
  • La Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre
  • New Book of Popular Science
  • Lands and Peoples
  • America the Beautiful

Student Resources in Context Any PLS Library Card Accepted
Find encyclopedia entries, magazine articles, pictures, maps and flags.

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GED, SAT, ACT, AP, TOEFL, CLEP, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT test preparation.
K-12 math & reading practice, vocabulary drills, writing skills improvement & high school entrance exam practice tests.

Kids InfoBits Any PLS Library Card Accepted
Homework help for students in grades 1-5. Find information about animals, states and world cultures.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context Any PLS Library Card Accepted
Find information on  social issues, such as Gun Control, Genetic Engineering, Censorship, Endangered Species, and Terrorism. Perfect for debate prep, current events assignments and research papers.



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This means the information is only available through a computer at one of the San Mateo libraries.  You will not be able to access this information from home/work.
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This means you must hold ANY Peninsula Library System library card in order to access this information.
No Library Card Required No Library Card Required
This means the information is open to the public.  You do not need a library card nor do you need to be at a library.


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