Homework Help Tools

Note to students

All of our Reference Resources include digital versions of the original print materials. These don't count as "internet resources" for your research papers and you can use them in your citations just like the print versions.

Logging into Library Resources

You can access our online resources from anywhere by entering your Mahomet Public Library card number. Don't have a Mahomet card? You can access these resources from our public computers.

Online Reference Resources

Confused about where to start? PowerSearch searches OneFile and all "In Context" resources for print articles, videos, images and podcast content.

Our General OneFile database has millions of full-text digital version of articles from print magazines and newspapers.

"In Context" databases provide full-text content from magazine and newspaper articles; primary source documents, images, videos, and audio files; and links to vetted websites.

World Book Web

The full suite of World Book online tools

  • Early World of Learning for younger children
  • For Kids for young readers
  • Info Finder for grade school and middle school
  • Discover for middle school and older
  • Reference Center for older teens and adults
  • Timelines to view or create historical timelines
  • Spanish version of WorldBook

Other Library Resources

  • Test prep/sample tests for AP, ACT/SAT,GMAT/GRE,GED, etc.
  • Online books & practice career certification tests
  • Scholarship searches and financial aid analysis
  • A resume builder to assist with creating a good resume

Introductions to Spanish, French, German, Russian, Mandarin, and ESL.

Find a book for that next book report or something to read just for fun.

Online Resources from Other Sites

Khan Acadamy hosts a library of over 2,700 instructional videos covering math, science, economics, history, and more.
Lexile.com lets you search for books that fit your lexile range or check the lexile score for a particular book.

Discovery Education offers instructional videos and learning games for math, english, science, and social studies.

Mahomet-Seymour School Library Websites

Your school libraries have homework and research support on their websites.