Tween and Teen Page


Upcoming Events

10:00am - 8:00pm
The library will be closed on Monday, July 4th to observe the signing of the Declaration of...
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thank you for your interest, but this program is full! T(W)EEN Camp Craft: Rainbow Sand Art...
6:00pm - 7:30pm
T(w)een Team Trivia! Sponsored by the Friends of the Jamestown Library Join us for Team Trivia with...
6:00pm - 7:00pm
T(W)EEN Camp Craft: Birdhouses Join us for an evening camp craft on Thursday, July 21, at 6:00 p.m...
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Dungeons & Dragons Join us for an evening of Dungeons and Dragons on Thursday, July 28, at 5:30...


Did you know that the library owns Kindles specifically for the use of teens? If you would like to borrow one, simply visit the Circulation Desk with a parent or guardian (who will be financially... Read More

Websites for College Prep and Job Searches

  • partners with to provide students with direct connections to schools and programs suiting their educational goals. They also host a wide array of free college planning, financial aid, and career resources to help all students get the most from their education and prepare for the world after college. 
  • College Prep 101 is another great source for all levels of college prep, from help on the standardized tests to checklists on what to pack for your first semester. It’s also an extremely well-built and easy-to-navigate site.
  • CollegeBoard is a fantastic site to look up colleges, test prep, financial aid information, and all sorts of articles related to college prep. It’s definitely worth clicking through. (Their college prep section is called “BigFuture”)
  • Discover Business Guide provides information on accredited business schools in the US. Included are tips on how to choose a business school that fits your needs as well as a breakdown of popular business school rankings, and how to best use that information. And lastly, you will find more in-depth business school information by state.
  • Jobs for Teens HQ is a new site dedicated to helping teens find jobs. Getting a job is tough, but getting a job when you have little or no experience is even tougher. Jobs for Teens HQ is working to change that.
  • asks "How do you record your Work Experience when you have never had a job?" Actually, making a High School Student resume with no experience is much easier than it sounds—if you brainstorm thoroughly and know some tips and tricks.
  • Peterson’s is one of the classics, and there’s a reason it’s persisted all these years. It’s a good starting place for when you’re still trying to figure out your next step. For more in-depth information, they also publish books.
  • (formerly is the federal government’s website explaining all kinds of financial aid, including the kinds you might be eligible for, how to apply for it, and how to deal with student loans.