Library Resources for Homeschoolers

Items with an asterisk are currently unavailable due to COVID-19. Check here for updates on our gradual reinstatement of library services. 


PCs, printing, faxing, copier

WiFi, which extends outside the library into the parking lot

Circulating WiFi hotspots

Computer Instruction – GCFLearnFree, LearningExpress, TechBoomers

Databases and Homework Help

Downloadable Media – including ebooks, audiobooks, movies, TV, music, America’s News, Newtown Bee archives, and more.

Homework/Reference – Novelist, Biographical Dictionary, and more databases on science, nature, and animals

Language Learning

Research Databases, including researchIT CT, MedLine Plus, Value Line, ReferenceUSA, and more

Study Tools for Teens

Prenda Code Club

chbMAKERS’ Corner*

3D printing*

Cricut die-cutting machine & craft workshops*

Sewing machines*

Button maker*



Audio Conversion Station*

Children’s Department

Storytimes and other interactive programs

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program

Book Builder*


Early World of Learning

ABC Mouse

Social Enrichment & More

Space to work*

Board games, for circulation and in-library use*

Museum Passes*

Special Collections* (Antiques & Collectibles, Genealogy, Local Authors, Local History)

Volunteer opportunities (ages 12 and up)

Young Adult Council (grades 6-12)*

Book groups, clubs, and other programs

Resources for parents

Books for Homeschoolers

Use our catalog anytime to reserve books.

Community Resources

Need something else that isn’t listed here? Contact us at to let us know how we can help you and your children!