Public libraries in Orange County offer learning, recreation, distance education, internet connections and other resources for users — all for free. Also, school libraries that support the curriculum and provide internet access and other resources are in most public and private schools, and academic and special libraries in colleges and universities. The New York State Library supports libraries in the state with resources, interlibrary loan and other assistance.
Residents can enjoy and make use of academic and public libraries in the Ramapo Catskill Library System and the Orange Library Association. Get information about services, hours and events by visiting the branches’ websites. For a full list of libraries in New York, visit the New York State Library website at www.nysl.nysed.gov.
Find resources to help your student achieve academic success at these websites:
New York State PTA:
Reading is Fundamental:
U.S. Department of Education:
RESOURCES FOR MILITARY STUDENTS
Military Child Education Coalition: Ensures quality educational opportunities for all military children affected by mobility, family separation and transition. Visit www.militarychild.org for information on programs and resources.
Tutor.com: Eligible students and service members in U.S. military families around the world can work one-to-one with an expert tutor online 24/7. Get free help with homework, studying, test prep and proofreading in more than 40 subjects. Visit http://military.tutor.com.