Teen Services

Ages 13-18 are welcome at any of our teen events. For more information, call Mari @ 248-650-7135 or use this online form to email me.

Academic Search Complete

Coverage on a wide range of topics. Includes peer-reviewed full text for STEM research, as well as for the social sciences and humanities.

Biography In Context

Biographies, full-text articles, and images for more than 300,000 people, both current and historic, in all fields of endeavor.

Biography Reference Center

Coverage for several of the most popular and heavily-researched biographies and genres, including those contained within Biography Today and Biography (both dating back to the first issue published).

Books & Authors

Expert book reviews, recommendations, author biographies, and more.

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

A site produced by the National Digital Newspaper Program that provides free, public access to select digitized pages from historic American newspapers. Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress.


Digital Michigan Newspapers

Searchable database of local newspapers, digitized by the Clarke Historical Library at Central Michigan University.

EBSCO History Reference Center

Covers U.S. and world history topics and features historical reference books, magazines and thousands of primary source documents.

Encylopedia Britannica School

Multimedia, reading-level appropriate nonfiction content for K12 students and educators. Content includes over 132,000 encyclopedia articles, 103,000 images, 7,500 multimedia elements, more than 27,000 eBooks, novels and essays, a translation tool for 50+ languages and read-aloud functionality. Includes lexile ranges and is aligned with MDE Academic Standards across a variety of subjects.

Opposing Viewpoints

Today's hottest social issues covered in viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines and journal articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files.

World History In Context

Collection of scholarly analysis and award-winning full-text periodicals, reference works and primary documents.