Homework Resources

Back to School Tool: Your Library

Databases A-Z
Online collections of information, organized for research. Available from any Denver Public Library or from home with your library card.

Start Your Research
Explore our resources to find information for your homework.

Primary Sources
Learn about primary sources and how to find them.

National History Day Research Guides
Get started on your National History Day project.

Student Research Appointments
One-on-one student research appointments designed for students working on a research project or paper.

Request a Research Guide
Research guides for 9th-12th grades include resources, primary sources and search tips.

Virtual Services
DPL brings the library to you with virtual services for students and educators!

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Jobs, Internships & College

Find a Job, Internship or Apprenticeship
Explore your interests, talents and strengths. Find a job.

Prepare for College
Learn what's needed for college and how to pay for it.

College Bound 2022
A free online, seminar series geared towards students with disabilities who plan to start college this fall.

Get Involved

Teen Advisory Boards (TAB)
A group of teens who meet regularly to give librarians guidance about better serving teens and Library program ideas for our community.

Find volunteer opportunities.

ideaLAB Makerspaces
Produce videos, create games, make music, learn about electronics, and more for free!

Artlab Underground
An innovative series of arts-based workshops taught by teens for teens. It is free, drop-in, and open to all Denver area high school students!


Green Valley Ranch Branch Library · 12:00p.m. - 2:00p.m.
Schlessman Family Branch Library · 3:30p.m. - 5:30p.m.
Virtual Programming · 4:30p.m. - 6:30p.m.
Hadley Branch Library · 3:30p.m. - 5:00p.m.
Smiley Branch Library · 4:00p.m. - 5:45p.m.
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library · 10:00a.m. - 11:00a.m.

Disability Pride Month

July is Disability Pride month! Join us in celebrating and honoring every individual’s uniqueness and giving visibility to a natural element of human diversity. 

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Community Resources