Tools for School

Tools for School

Get homework help with the Library's free online resources, check out a Wi-Fi hotspot for Internet access, and use our space for quiet study time! 

Your Library card gets you free access to premium online resource, like Brainfuse Homework Help, TumbleBookLibrary, Britannica Library, and many more to help students reach their educational goals. Best of all, they're available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!

You the library also lends many helpful resources, from books to Wi-Fi hotspots to STEM learning kits. All you need is a Library card.

How do you get a Library card? All K-12 Ames Community School District students get an electronic Student Library Card when they enroll in school (unless parents opt out). Find out how to use it at Others can sign up for a Library card at

Library staff are happy to help you find great tools for education!