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Student Library Card: Home

Worcester County School students can access the library's online resources using their school lunch number.

HOW TO ACCESS ONLINE RESOURCES

The Library has many resources available to help you ace your next school project or test.

 

BrainFuse (Free, online tutoring help) - Brainfuse is a database for test preparation, tutoring, and homework help; available seven days a week between the hours of 2:00 pm and 11:00 pm, EST. Spanish speaking tutors available.

 

Mango Languages - Mango boasts over 70 languages, including dialectical variants and English lessons for non-native speakers. Offerings include common languages as well as more unique ones, including Pirate! Mango continues to grow the languages offered and is currently developing courses in American Sign Language. Focusing not only on the words to be spoken but also on cultural nuances, the lessons are self-paced and most learners finish one unit in about three months with daily study.

 

Muzzy - An award-winning language learning program for kids, created by the BBC, using natural the immersion approach alongside animated stories, online games, printable flashcards, and worksheets.

 

NewsBank - Search full-text and archived articles from local newspapers including the Bay Times (8/2/06-current), The Capital (1/1/02-current), Dorchester Star (6/30/06-current), Kent County News (11/30/06-current), Record Observer (8/4/06-current), Star Democrat (11/16/05-current) and the Times Record (8/2/06-current)

 

Niche Academy - Short, simple tutorials for a variety of library services including databases, streaming resources, and software. Available 24/7 when in-person assistance isn’t readily available!

 

Gale Resources through the Maryland State Library

The Library offers several resources through Gale for students in elementary, middle, and high school, and even college students and educators.  Click here to see all that we offer.

CHECKING OUT MATERIALS

Your student library card will also allow to check out three books when you visit your local library branch.  The library is fine free so there is no need to worry about charges as long as you return your material on time.  If you need help completing an assignment or finding a great book to read, library staff are here to help.

We would also love to see you at an upcoming program, check out our calendar to see what’s coming up.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Nature Rainbow Challenge

Can you find all the colors of the rainbow in nature?  Game Boards will be available all month, starting May 2nd.  Complete the challenge for a chance to win a prize!  For 5 - 8 year olds & 9 - 14 …

Date:
Monday, May 2, 2022
Time:
12:00am - 11:59pm
Location:
,
Categories:
STEM

Page Turners Book Club

Kids ages 8-11 join us on Zoom to discuss the memoir "El Deafo." Title available on Hoopla.…

Date:
Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Time:
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Location:
,
Categories:
Discussion

T(w)een Night at the Library

Join us for trivia, games, snacks, and to spend time with your friends while getting to know the library! For ages 13-17.  …

Date:
Friday, May 20, 2022
Time:
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Ocean City Meeting Room, Ocean City Meeting Room
Categories:
Games

Crafty Saturday: Under the Sea

We’re getting ready for Summer Reading! Come make some fun ocean themed crafts, perfect for all ages For children ages ~4 and up…

Date:
Saturday, May 21, 2022
Time:
10:00am - 2:00pm
Location:
Ocean Pines Branch, Ocean Pines Branch
Categories:
Crafts

Outside Play Day - "Sidewalk Chalk and Bubbles"

Join us for creative and active fun and games outside. Wear your play clothes.…

Date:
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Time:
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Pocomoke Branch, Pocomoke Branch
Categories:
Games

DIY Wreck This Journal

Come make your own ‘Wreck This Journal’ (inspired by the books of the same title by Kerri Smith). Use your journal to think creatively and abstractly. For ages 10 and up.…

Date:
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Time:
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location:
Berlin Branch, Berlin Branch
Categories:
Crafts

STEM Powered Fun Strawberry DNA Extraction

Join us for STEM fun  for ages 7+. We will be doing an experiment about strawberry DNA and learning the basics of DNA through fun games and crafts. All materials will be supplied during this event. …

Date:
Thursday, May 26, 2022
Time:
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location:
Ocean City Meeting Room, Ocean City Meeting Room
Categories:
STEM

Story Time "Under the Sea"

Come and hear some great stories all about the ocean! Take home activity included. For children ages 2-5.…

Date:
Thursday, May 26, 2022
Time:
10:30am - 11:30am
Location:
Ocean Pines Branch, Ocean Pines Branch
Categories:
Storytime

Library Bingo

How much do you know about the library? Drop in any time on Saturdays in June and find out. Fill out a Bingo card, learn something new, and earn a prize.…

Date:
Saturday, Jun 4, 2022
Time:
9:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Snow Hill Branch, Snow Hill Branch
Categories:
Games

ONLINE RESOURCES

Brainfuse

Brainfuse is a database for test preparation, tutoring, and homework help; available seven days a week between the hours of 2:00 pm and 11:00 pm, EST. Spanish speaking tutors available.

 

Mango Languages

Mango boasts over 70 languages, including dialectical variants and English lessons for non-native speakers. Offerings include common languages as well as more unique ones, including Pirate! Mango continues to grow the languages offered and is currently developing courses in American Sign Language. Focusing not only on the words to be spoken but also on cultural nuances, the lessons are self-paced and most learners finish one unit in about three months with daily study.

 
 

Muzzy

An award-winning language learning program for kids, created by the BBC, using the natural immersion approach alongside animated stories, online games, printable flashcards, and worksheets.

 

NewsBank Local Newspapers

Search full-text and archived articles from local newspapers including the Bay Times (8/2/06-current), The Capital (1/1/02-current), Dorchester Star (6/30/06-current), Kent County News (11/30/06-current), Record Observer (8/4/06-current), Star Democrat (11/16/05-current) and the Times Record (8/2/06-current).

Niche Academy

Short, simple tutorials for a variety of library services including databases, streaming resources, and software. Available 24/7 when in-person assistance isn’t readily available!

Gale Resources

The Library offers several resources through Gale for students in elementary, middle, and high school, and even college students and educators.  Click the link to see all that we offer.

Worcester County Library - 307 North Washington Street, Snow Hill, Maryland 21863 Email: contact@worcesterlibrary.org | Phone: 410-632-2600 | Fax: 410-632-1159