Homework Help

Ask a Librarian
Need help with research? Ask a librarian! We are always happy to help you find the answers you need. A librarian is on-duty in the Children’s Library whenever the library is open.
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Library Databases
Use our databases to find full-text magazine and newspaper articles, encyclopedia entries, biographical resources, poetry, photographs and more. Databases provide high quality, concise information not always available on the web. These services are available to you from the Mt. Lebanon Library,the eiNetwork and the State Library of Pennsylvania.

Online Research Tools
Use these great online resources to help you find answers and information.

Quick Links and Reference Tools

Magazines & Newspapers

Find full-text articles from from the following magazine and newspaper databases:
  • AP Multimedia Archive
  • America’s Newspapers
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Database
  • Pittsburgh Tribune Review Database
Little Pim
Interactive online language learning program for children. Languages include: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish. To log in you must create an account. 
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Local Schools

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