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Homework Resources for Children and Families

Online Resources for Homework Help

Use of these resources requires a valid library card if you are using them outside a Madison Public Library. For more online homework help, see also:

EBSCOhost

EBSCOhost includes thousands of indexed magazines, many full-text, for over fifteen years. Magazine coverage ranges from the popular to the academic.  Also includes electronic content on auto repair, medical information and much more.

This resource is available remotely to all cardholders of any South Central Library System member library and in-library at all member libraries.

HeritageQuest

HeritageQuest provides access to genealogy records and books, including census data, local histories, tax rolls, cemetery lists, military rosters, and more.

This resource is available remotely to all cardholders of any South Central Library System member library and in-library at all member libraries.

Khan Academy

A dashboard that enables learners to study subjects such as math, science, art, history, economics, computer programming, and more, outside of the classroom, and at their own pace. Academy partners include NASA, the Museum of Modern Art, the California Academy of Sciences, and MIT.

This resource is available to all library users.

NoveList K-8

NoveList K-8 meets all the fictional reading needs of kids (0-18) and includes picture books, chapter books, and young adult titles.

This resource is available remotely to all cardholders of any South Central Library System member library and in-library at all member libraries.

Soundzabound

Music and sound effects that are copyright compliant, content safe and royalty free for K-12 school use.

This resource is available to all library users.

Homework Help

Call or visit any of our libraries for homework help when we're open, or, if your project doesn't require an immediate response, use our email form and we'll get back to you in 24-48 hours with recommendations.

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