Add Library Card to Back-to-School Supply List
Crayons, paper, backpacks, clothes..these are the items that parents everywhere are spending hundreds of dollars on to get the kids ready for school. Buit believe it or not, the most important back-to-school supply is absolutely free - a library card.
A library card provides access to services and programs for students of all ages. Educational resources like homework help and free access to hundreds of online databases, can be accessed from home. Even adults who are no longer in school can continue learning.
Learning Express library offers test preparation for students in elementary school through college, as well as afor a GED. There's even a section for adults who would like to improve or refresh reading, writing and/or math skills.
Library cards are free, but a photo I.D. and verification of residence is required. Parent/Guardian must accompany children under 14 who are getting a card.