The Teen Resource Center was created to provide today’s information-hungry teenagers with the practical reference content they crave. Engaging, easy-to-access topics are grouped into the three broad areas of Health, Financial Literacy and Personal Growth. In addition to authoritative coverage of the top issues facing teens today, the Teen Resource Center serves up links to support groups, hotlines and more, plus a searchable database of frequently asked questions complete with helpful, real-world answers.
Helpful life hacks for today’s teens
An invaluable resource for librarians, teachers and students designed for reference, research and personal information.
The Teen Resource Center features:
- 2,000+ articles spanning 28 subject areas
- Topics in Health & Wellness, Financial Life and Personal Growth
- Comprehensive coverage of the pressing issues facing today’s teens, including
- Planning for College
- Career Exploration
- Alcohol and Drug Abuse
- Obesity and Eating Disorders
- Sex and Sexuality
- Stress and Anxiety
- Savings and Investment
- Finding a Job
- 500+ of the most common teen questions with real-world answers
- 100s of additional resources with links and contact information, including
- Online communities
- Recommended reading
"Teen Resource Center . . . is a stand-out resource for teenagers looking for accurate, current, and reliable information. The variety and extensiveness of relevant and contemporary information for today's young adults and the manner in which it is presented makes [this] . . . an excellent choice for all physical and virtual libraries serving young adults."
2019 SLC/ARBA Awards: Best Electronic Reference Resource
"The user-friendly design, conversational yet well-documented text, and dependable suggested resources will appeal to adolescents. The site also effectively addresses topics teens may feel more comfortable researching privately, making it a solid choice for most libraries serving high school students."
School Library Journal, February '19