Homework Help

Mahomet Library Subscription Services

To use these resources, you will need to login with a valid Mahomet library card or use the patron computers in the library.

Students, take note!

The articles in these databases are not considered to be "internet resources" for your research papers. They are digital versions of print resources and you can cite them just like the original print articles. Citation information is provided at the end of each article. 

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.



World Book Web

The full suite of World Book online tools

  • Kids for young students
  • Studentr for grades 5-8
  • Discover with special resources for students reading below grade level or with language learning difficulties
  • Timelines to view or create historical timelines
  • Spanish version of WorldBook


"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.

  • 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

Other Online Homework Help Resources

These free online resources have been determined by librarians to be reliable sources of information. You do not need a library card to use these sites. 

cK-12: lessons and practice exercises for math and science

Crash Course: John and Hank Green's YouTube channel covering a wide range of topics

Discovery Education: instructional videos and learning games for math, English, science, and social studies

EasyBib: bibliography generator

Internet Public Library: a reference site created by librarians

Lexile.com: book searches by lexile score

Kahn Academy: a library of thousands of instruction videos on math, science, economics, history, and more

Science and Arts Gateway for Education by Cornell University: links to learning resources in science, mathematics, and the arts