Resources for Remote Learning

Library Resources:

  • Curbside pickup - Pick up books and other materials using our curbside pickup service. 
  • Digital Downloads - Find information and instructions for downloadable platforms including hoopla and Overdrive. (Waterford Library card required) 
  • Grab Bags - Request a grab bag of books based on your interests. 
  • HelpNow from Brainfuse - Get live tutoring help, create study tools, set up study groups, and more. (Waterford Library card required) 
  • JobNow from Brainfuse - Get resume-writing assistance, job coaching, career preparation help, and more. (Waterford Library card required)
  • Library Cards - Parents or legal guardians of Waterford and Lake Angelus students can request a library card for their kids and teens under the age of 18. Waterford and Lake Angelus students 18 and older can request a library card on their own.
  • Online Databases - Find resources from dozens of databases to help with homework. (Waterford Library card required)
  • Teen Reads - Find inspiration here if you're looking for your next book to read.

Other Resources: 

  • Khan Academy - Free, online courses covering dozens of subjects for all grades
  • Learning Express Library - College admissions test prep, practice exercises for dozens of skill sets, guidance about career paths, and more. (Waterford Library card required) 
  • Michigan eLibrary - Search for and request items not available through the library's catalog, research databases, utilize tools for online learning and teaching, and more 
  • Michigan eResources (Teens) - Databases with magazine articles, encyclopedias, reference books, primary sources, and eBook collections
  • NoveList - A database of recommended reading lists, read-alikes, reading guides, book club resources, and more (Waterford Library card required)
  • PBS Resources for High School - Videos, games, activities and more for high school students
  • PBS Resources for Middle School - Videos, games, activities and more for middle school students
  • Project Gutenberg - Over 60,000 eBooks of the world's greatest literature and classics
  • Pronunciator - Learn a new language with courses, movies, music and more (Waterford Library card required)
  • TED Ed - Video-based lessons for students from the creators of TED talks
  • Waterford School District - Stay up to date with the latest from the Waterford School District
  • Wide Open School - Online multi-media content curated by commensensemedia.org