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help with back to school

Two electronic services are available to Jefferson Parish library card holders that can help students do better in school. HomeworkLouisiana, a powered program, and Brainfuse HelpNow! connect Louisiana K-12 students, as well as college students and adults, to a live tutor online for one-on-one help with homework and other classwork. Besides online tutoring, both programs offer studying and test preparation in all core academic subjects including math, science, social studies, and English.



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Instant, live homework help in math, English, social studies and science for grades K-12 and all ages.

FREE help online for K-12 and college students.
Improve your skills, confidence and grades.
  • Homework Help: Interact with live tutors in math, science, reading/writing, social studies, PSAT/SAT, ACT, AP and state standardized tests.
  • Skills-Building: Choose state-aligned lesson and get real-time help.
  • Personalized eLearning Tools: My File Sharing, My Session Replay, My Tutoring Archive, My Tests Archive, and more!
  • 24-Hour Writing Lab: Submit essays and other forms of writing for constructive feedback.
  • Homework Send Question: Submit homework questions for expert guidance.
  • Foreign Language Lab/Spanish-Speaking Support
  • Multiple Ways to Learn: Multiple research-based tools to accommodate all types of learners.
  • Thousands of Robust Lessons: Clear explanations and vivid artwork to help you master academic concepts.
  • Broad Range of Subjects: Full academic support in hundreds of subject areas, including AP subjects, career certifications, GRE, GMAT, and more.
  • Skills Builder
    • Drop off a math question and receive a step-by-step solution in under 24 hours.
    • Take a practice quiz and connect with a tutor to discuss any questions you missed.
    • Build key skills for middle school math and middle school English/language arts.
    • Search for writing tips, download math practice sheets, and explore other online resources.

  • Writing Center
    • Submit a paper for review and get detailed feedback in under 12 hours.

  • Test Prep
    • Prep for the SAT or ACT with help from the experts at The Princeton Review.
    • Prep for the AP exams with video lessons from the experts at GetAFive.
Live tutoring is available seven days a week from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. Live tutoring is available Sunday-Thursday from 2 p.m. to midnight
    Live tutoring in Vietnamese is available Sunday-Thursday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.


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  • Researching Aid for grades 2nd - Adult.
  • Contains over 115,000 expertly written articles, 100s of videos, over 80,000 curated and editorially vetted websites.

Providing credible, accurate, reliable content on almost every core-curricula subject, Scholastic GO! offers endless resources for research in a multitude of media. Students can explore nonfiction texts, world newspapers, videos and more with this easy-to-navigate digital resource designed to strengthen content knowledge, vocabulary, and core proficiency skills.









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JEFFERSON PARISH LIBRARY  •  4747 West Napoleon Avenue  •  Metairie, Louisiana 70001-2310
Admin. Phone: (504) 838-1100  •  Admin. Fax: (504) 838-1110  •  Renewal Line: (504) 885-8588
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