Tag Archives: Online Reference

Beat the Back to School Homework Blues!


Back to school means homework
and the Library has a resource to help with the homework blues!

By accessing the Library’s HelpNow! online resource from your home computer, students can receive help from a live tutor 7 days a week from 1pm to 10pm. Students just need to enter their grade level and the subject they need help in, and within minutes they will be connected to an expert tutor. All you need is a Buena Park Library card to use this valuable service. You can access HelpNow! from the Library’s website at www.buenaparklibrary.org. Continue reading

Home Improvement Reference Center – Free Access!

ebscohomeimprove Home Improvement Reference Center

Ebsco presents the definitive online tool for home improvement assistance, including: maintenance, remodeling, electrical work, plumbing, wood projects, outdoor improvements, decorating home & garden, and more!

This comprehensive resource contains 24 major reference works in full text with more than 10,000 images (none found available online anywhere else). Additionally, the database contains nearly 100 videos of popular home repair projects, a convenient A-Z browsing tool, and full-text magazines such as This Old House.
You will find how-to videos, conversion charts, a glossary of terms, a homeowner’s journal, and tips on working with contractors.

Access is free with your Buena Park Library District card!
Simply go to our website: www.buenaparklibrary.org
and click on the Home Improvement Reference Center database