Fun places to visit when your brain needs a break!


Anime/Manga


  • VIZ Manga's Shōnen Jump 

          Free chapters 


Book Trailers


          Best YA book trailers


​         Teen & YA book trailers 


Music

​​          A music social networking site, discovery       

         system and internet radio all in one.


​​           Music/social networking site featuring music player             and downloadable songs from new bands (mostly                 indie/emo).


           Social sound platform where anyone can create

            sounds and share them everywhere.


Movies

           Downloads of all kinds of Asian influenced       

           entertainment – music, anime, games, t.v. shows


​          Streaming search engine. In the mood for a specific

          movie? Search it to see if you can watch it through your 

          favorite streaming provider. 

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  • Liveplasma – Create a visual web of connections when you type in an actor, producer or movie title.



  • IMDB – Awesome movie database with bios and pictures













Award-winning YA Books


         The Alex Awards are given to           10 books written for adults             that have special appeal to             young adults, ages 12     

         through 18. 




Tween & Teen

Hours

The library will be closed on Thursday, November 28, 2019 in observance of Thanksgiving.

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​​Test Prep Help


MCAS Test Prep from the Massachusetts Department of Education


Information about the MCAS tests including

  • schedules
  • questions and answers from previous year’s tests
  • test generator - create own custom set of MCAS questions to practice 


Learning Express


Free EBSCO test preparation practice sets for SAT, GED, AP tests, TASC and others via Boston Public Library.  


Massachusetts Permit Practice Tests 

FREE RMV Permit Practice Test now, containing 25 questions

PSAT

Free PSAT practice test


SAT from CollegeBoard 

Free SAT practice tests


SAT Question of the Day

Free daily practice questions 




Gale Student Edition
  • ​​​Periodicals and reference book content supporting high school student research

Volunteering


  •  Please come in to the library to fill out a volunteer application.


  • We ask that any student seeking credit for volunteer hours please attentd a Teen Advisory Group meeting. 





Health



  • Medline Plus for teens from the U.S. National Library of Medicine


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​​​Did you know you can...









Download Audio Books to listen to on your iPod, iPhone, MP3 Player and other devices.

Download the Libby App or visit the Digital Catalog to get started.





 
Download an ebook to read on your iPad, Kindle, Nook, and other devices.

Download the Libby App or visit the Digital Catalog to get started.

Read magazines on your favorite device.








Stream movies, audio, or read digital comics on Hoopla with an e-card from the Boston Public Library. Any Massachusetts resident who is 13 years of age or older is eligible for an e-card. An e-card will give you access to all of BPL's databases, electronic magazines, and downloadable materials such as e-books, audio books, videos, and music. FAQs.


Click here to register.





​Richards Memorial Library   44 Richards Avenue, Paxton, MA 01612      (508) 754 -0793​

What to Read Next 

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Tuesday & Thursday    1 pm - 8 pm


Wednesday & Friday    9 am - 5 pm


Saturdays*                   10 am-2pm​


​*The library is closed on any Saturday before a Monday holiday



Page last updated 10/18/2019

Homework Help

Teen with headphones

NEW Teen Group Forms at the RML: TACOS!

September 28, 2019



There's a new group at the library, and if you're a tween or teen ages 10-18, you're invited to join us. The new group is called TACOS, which stands for Teen Advisory Council of Students. At our first meeting, we talked about some ideas for future activities, played a few ice breaker games, and made some really awesome  Sharpie Tie Dye t-shirts.


TACOS is all about tween and teen activities planned by you, for you and your peers. The Children's Librarian is there it help facilitate the meeting, and to help make your program ideas come to life. She also brings the pizza, so there's that, too. Our meetings are informal and starting at our October 24 meeting, will include pizza. We'll also continue with ice breaker games, and do fun activities guided by the groups' interests.

Next TACOS meeting: Thursday, November 21, 2019, from 6pm to 7pm.