Teen Resources

eBooks, eAudiobooks, Magazines, and Movies


The Cloud Library – eBooks and eAudiobooks for all ages. Install the free app on your phone or tablet to get started.

OverDrive – eBooks and eAudiobooks for all ages. Install the free app on your phone or tablet to get started.

Hoopla – Movies, TV, Music Albums, eAudiobooks, eBooks, and Comics/Graphic novels.

Zinio – A digital newsstand with magazines including American GirlRolling Stone, Seventeen, Vogue, Vanity Fair,  and National Geographic. Scarsdale library card required.

Comics Plus – Provides access to thousands of digital graphic novels, comic books and manga such as Naruto, Star Trek, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Ghostbusters, G.I. Joe, My Little Pony, Skylanders, and Transformers.


Find Your Next Read


New Young Adult Books – A list of the newest YA books added to our collection.

Novelist – Reader-focused features such as reading recommendations, series information, book reviews, book jackets, and more.

YALSA (Young Adult Library Services Association) – Looking for great teen books? Look no further than YALSA’s Book Awards and Selected Booklists.


Research, Learning, Test Prep, and Career Prep


CQ Researcher – CQ Researcher (Congressional Quarterly) provides in-depth coverage of the most important issues of the day. The reports are written by journalists, footnoted and fact-checked. Scarsdale Library Card Required.

Get Live Homework Help with Tutor.com – Tutor.com provides live homework help from expert tutors, overnight assignment reviews, and practice tests.  Limited to Scarsdale cardholders.

Learn a Language with Mango – Mango is an online language learning platform with lessons in over 40 different languages. ESL courses are also available.

Learn Sign Language with Signing Savvy – an online learning program for American Sign Language. Scarsdale library card required.

Learn to Drive with Driving-Tests.org – Free New York State Driver Permit practice tests and driver handbooks.

Prepare for Exams with Learning Express Library – A comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series.


In Your Community


The Center @ 862 – Established in 1998 The Center @ 862 (formly Scarsdale Teen Center) is an updated lounge space located in the heart of downtown Scarsdale. It provides an environment for teens where they can interact with their peers and engage in safe, recreational, social and educational programs and activities.

Scarsdale Sports Center – The Scarsdale Department of Parks, Recreation, & Conservation offers a variety of youth and adult sports throughout the year.