General Topics

  • Home access requires a State of Kansas Library e-Card, available for free at the Library or through this online form.


Storybooks paired with a nonfiction ebook, with narration and read-along features.

Bloom’s Literature*

Helps you read and understand books and authors discussed in class

The Great Courses are a video series presented by award-winning experts from respected institutions who are selected for their ability to teach. Lectures are available on a wide variety of topics. Log in to your hoopla and Kanopy account for free access with your library card.

Driver Education Program

Free practice tests and access to Kansas handbooks.

Health Reference Center*

Gather information on health topics.

Issues and Controversies*

Explore different viewpoints of current and historical events.

Nolo Guides

Nolo publishes do-it-yourself legal guides. The Library has several in the collection that can be checked out, as well as additional copies in the reference section for in-library use.

Mango Languages*

Easy language-learning skill-builder. 

Talking Books Catalog

Personalized library support and materials in a specialized format to eligible Kansas residents to ensure that all may read. 


Free educational website that teaches basic computer skills through video and article tutorials.

Today’s Science*

Connect with discoveries being made by scientists around the world.

TumbleBook Library*

Ebooks for kids from the State Library of Kansas.

Universal Class*

Online resource for more than 500 non-credit, continuing education courses provided through the State Library of Kansas.

The State Library of Kansas offers several other databases on a variety of subjects.

girl picking books

Homework Help

Learning Express Library*

Offers a variety of study aids, lessons and practice tests. This site does not require an eCard but you will have to create a username and password.
  • School Center – practice and get help for math, science, language arts, social studies, use of technology, problem solving.
  • College Admissions Test Preparation – tutorials and practice tests for ACT, SAT, PSAT/NMSQT, AP, TOEFL, writing college admissions essays.
  • Student Success Skills – learn to take better notes, improve test-taking skills
  • Career Preparation – learn about careers, get ready for exams in 14 different fields.
  • Computer Skills Center – look for Popular Software Tools to improve your computer skills.


Find information for your school reports and general research.

Literary Reference Center*

Practice, lessons and study aids

The World Almanac*

Quick facts and basic information on just about everything.

Homeschool Resources

Homeschool with Hoopla

Materials for Caregivers from Hoopla

Homeschool Activities and Lesson Plans

Solve Your Math Problems