Teen Resources

With resources cov­er­ing home­work help, job search­es, the path to inde­pen­dence and more, we have what you need here, as well as resources for par­ents and teachers.

YA Reading Lists

Look­ing for some­thing to read? No mat­ter your inter­ests, here are a few lists to get you started.

100 Books Before Graduation

We chal­lenge you to read 100 books before grad­u­a­tion! Join the chal­lenge at dekalbli​brary​.beanstack​.org.

Teens, Get Involved!

The library pro­vides many oppor­tu­ni­ties for you to devel­op lead­er­ship skills and make a dif­fer­ence in your community!

Rais­ing Resilience Books

Books fea­tur­ing teen char­ac­ters who over­come the strug­gles of life and emerge resilient. Cre­at­ed in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Chil­dren’s Health­care of Atlanta.

eBooks & eAudiobooks

OverDrive / Libby

OverDrive / Libby

eBooks, eAu­dio and Mag­a­zines. 20 check­outs and 15 holds at a time for eBooks and eAu­dio. Unlim­it­ed check­outs, no wait­ing for Magazines.

Avail­able on desk­top or most devices through the Lib­by app.

Get the app: iOS | Android

Need help using OverDrive / Libby? Click here!



Music, TV, Movies, Comics, eBooks, eAu­dio — instant access, no holds, no wait­ing. Stream or down­load using the hoopla app (rec­om­mend­ed) or in your brows­er. 10 check­outs per month.

Get the app: iOS | Android | Amazon

Need help using hoopla? Click here!

eBooks on EBSCOhost

eBooks on EBSCOhost

Elec­tron­ic books that may be viewed onscreen or down­loaded, includ­ing ref­er­ence books, schol­ar­ly mono­graphs, pub­li­ca­tions of many uni­ver­si­ty press­es, and con­sumer books.

Need help using eBooks on EBSCOhost? Click here!

Upcom­ing Teen Events

February 6th, 5:00 PM
Virtual LibraryFun ActivitiesBook DiscussionsTeens
Signed up for the 100 Books Before Graduation Beanstack Challenge and have no idea where to start? Need the motivation to keep reading? This is your place.
February 7th, 12:00 AM
Virtual LibraryInformational ProgramsTeens
Take a FREE full-length practice SAT test. Get real practice, try your hand at similar questions that will be on the actual exam and receive a score report with your strengths and weaknesses.
February 7th, 10:00 AM
Salem-Panola LibraryArts and CraftsTweensTeens
For this twist on a classic, pick up a craft kit at the Circulation Desk, and make a Valentine's Day card for yourself at home.
February 7th, 4:30 PM
Redan-Trotti LibraryFun ActivitiesArts and CraftsTeens
Is your art the worst? Come show off your skills or lack thereof. This month you will be challenged to recreate a famous piece of art.
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