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San Mateo County Library Homework Help Now

Homework HelpSan Mateo County Library offers help from live tutors on the internet. HelpNow is available for grades 3 - adult learners seven days a week from 1 PM – 10 PM. Students enter their library card number, grade level, and the subject. Within a few minutes they are connected to an expert tutor. To apply for a library card online click here.

Tutor and student meet in a friendly online classroom where they can:

  • Chat through secure IM
  • Show work or illustrate examples using a suite of student-friendly tools
  • Share and mark-up lessons, files, and approved websites
  • Save, archive, and print sessions for later reference

All Core Subjects Offered (grades 3-12):

  • Math - including Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry, and Calculus
  • Science - including Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Earth Science
  • Social Studies
  • English/Language ArtsHomework Help
  • Writing Assistance
  • Reading Assistance

Research, Databases, and Magazines

Resources are accessible online in any San Mateo County Library or from home. To access library resources from home you will need your library card number. To apply for a library card online click here.

Databases that may be helpful to students can be accessed at: Click on the subject tab and select Homework, Education and Testing.