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Homework Resources

The words National History DayNational History Day Research Guides
Get started on your National History Day project.

Back to School Tool: Your Library
Develop your research skills by making library use a regular habit.

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

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

Best DPL Databases for Middle School
Available from any Denver Public Library or from home with your library card.

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!

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

Denver Public Schools LION website

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Use the Ask Us Chat button in the bottom right corner of any screen to chat with a librarian 24/7.

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.

Udemy: The Library's Powerful Continuous Learning Tool (Brenna's Story)
Learn how Brenna used the Udemy platform to prepare for the internship application process and interview successfully.

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!


Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library · 12:00sa - 12:00sa
Hampden Branch Library · 10:00sa - 12:00ch
Sam Gary Branch Library · 10:00sa - 12:00ch
Hadley Branch Library · 11:00sa - 1:00ch
Athmar Park Branch Library · 11:30sa - 1:30ch
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library · 11:30sa - 1:00ch

Summer of Adventure

The Denver Public Library's Summer of Adventure program encourages youth from birth to 12th grade to READ, MAKE, and EXPLORE. We will provide youth with opportunities for informal learning and activities to help them retain academic and social skills throughout their summer vacation.

Sun with the words Summer of Adventure in multiple languages

Community Resources