Tazewell County Public Library

Homework & Research Help

Homework Help

Get help online from live teachers with your homework. Teachers are available to assist Reading, Writing, Math and Science for Grades 3 to 12.

To access Homework Help from home, enter your library card number, which is located on the back of your library card.

School Hours

Monday – Thursday: 3pm – 9pm
Saturday: 9am – 3pm

Summer Hours

Monday – Thursday: 9am – 3pm


Literati Public and Homework Help

Literati is a great place to begin your research. Not only does it link to 10,000 Topic Subject Pages on topics such as the American Revolution and coal, but it also links to other online databases, the Tazewell County Public Library’s catalog, and websites throughout the Internet.  You can find images, audio, and video to help you on a report or a school project. This resource easily allows you to cite your information as well.

Encyclopedia Britannica Library – Young Adults Edition

Encyclopedia Britannica Library is a searchable encyclopedia that is for young adults. Find useful facts on a variety to help your child forschool projects. Includes lots of pictures and video.

InfoTrac Junior

This periodical database is designed for students in junior high and middle school, with magazines, newspapers and reference books (most are full-text) for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more

InfoTrac Student

This database is designed for high school students, with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Issues & Controversies

This is a perfect resource for students and educators for researching controversial topics. Get up-to-date information on issues that are currently in the news, such as the Affordable Care Act, Gay Rights, and Abortion. This resource explains how to properly cite one’s sources and avoid plagiarism.


  • Tazewell Library

    129 Main St.
    P.O. Box 929
    Tazewell, VA 24651
    (276) 988-2541

  • Bluefield Library

    108 Huffard Drive
    Bluefield, VA 24605
    (276) 326-1577

    TCPL Staff E-mail

  • Richlands Library

    102 Suffolk Avenue
    P.O. Box 860
    Richlands, VA 24641
    (276) 964-5282

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