Just For Teens
HelpNow provides live tutoring on a variety of subjects, offering a comprehensive suite of online academic services designed to support many learning needs and styles. To access ACT and SAT prep materials, click on "Skillsurfer" under "Expert Help." You will then be able to select "College Entrance Test Prep" and choose your preferred test and…Visit
Kanopy allows you to stream movies, with several different genres of films to select from including Popular Movies, Documentaries, World Cinema, Classics and Oscar Winners. The Great Courses provide series of college-level lecture courses and give you the option to learn at your own pace and on the topics that interest you. Kanopy Kids shows…Visit
Hoopla provides an enormous selection of digital video (movies and TV shows), music, audiobooks, ebooks and comics. Hoopla is available on the latest browser, phone, tablet, and TV products. Each Hoopla user can check out five items per month. To start using Hoopla, all you have to do is create an account with your library…Visit
Overdrive and Libby
We have a variety of eBooks and eAudiobooks available to download from Overdrive and the Libby App. Just visit your app store to download either program to your phone or tablet. With the Overdrive App, click "sign-in" and then select "Mid-Ark Regional Library System" from the drop-down list. Enter your library card number and PIN to sign…Visit
Freegal® is a free music service from your library. All you need is your library card number! Freegal offers access to about 7 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 28,000 labels with music that originates in over 80 countries. There is no…Visit
Often the library will have after-hours events such as lock-ins, late nights or concerts. Check the calendar for upcoming special events.
The library hosts many after-hours events for youth and adults throughout the year. Children and Teens are required to submit a contract in order to attend any after-hours events.
We accept volunteers ages 13 and up.
The library is a great source for volunteer hours for teens. Fill out our easy online application and one of our volunteer coordinators will contact you about a time to start volunteering. Volunteer shifts are usually once a week for one hour. Right now we are looking for volunteers who can assist in our children’s department cleaning toys, straightening the area, organizing book carts and other duties as assigned. You must be 13 years old to become a volunteer. We are looking for self-starters and responsible independent workers.