Teen Resources

Access the following resources intended to help teens with various aspects of teen life:

What to Read Next

NoveList Database
NoveList is a database that assists you in finding a book specifically matched to your reading interests and preferences. Get started today with the tutorial! You must have a Rio Rancho library card to access this database. 

Homework

Student Edition
This database contains full-text magazines, newspapers, and reference books designed for high school students. 

Duolingo
Duolingo makes language learning fun and addictive. Earn points for correct answers, race against the clock, and level  up. This completely free language learning site takes the video game atmosphere and makes you forget you are learning while you play. 

Brainfuse
Brainfuse is a resource that provides students of all ages with live online tutoring and homework help in English and Spanish from 2pm-11pm, and includes 24/7 access to a comprehensive library of interactive tests, including academic skills assessments, standardizes tests, and New Mexico-aligned tests.  

Driving Tests
Driving Tests.org has practice tests are good for the permit test, driver’s license test and the senior citizens’ refresher test. 

College Selection and Financial Aid

Tuition Tracker
Tuition Tracker shows what students really pay for college, based on their family income. They have trends, too. Search from more the 3,000 colleges and universities in the United States.

Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
The FAFSA provides grants, loans, and work-study funds for college or career school.  

College Confidential
College Confidential has hundreds of pages of articles about choosing a college, getting into the college you want, how to pay for it, and much more. You'll also find the Web's busiest discussion community related to college admissions.