La Crosse Public Library welcomes homeschooling families making use of library resources to find great stories; expand textbooks with our non-fiction collection; and provide resources to help student succeed today and into their future education. We're happy to help you find materials to support your curriculum,give you tours, and provide instruction both on using the physical library and online resources that are available. Please call our Youth Services Desk at 789-7128 to schedule a library tour with your family or homeschooling group.
Resources @ La Crosse Public Library:
Journals, Newspaper Articles, Literary Criticism and More!
We have many subscription databases that you can use at the library or at home to support your curriculum. Find full-text scholarly journals, newspapers, magazines, books, plays, essays, opposing viewpoints and other noteworthy sources to enhance your research projects and papers.
American National Biography
Student Research Center
Magazines & Newspapers
Science Reference Center
Literary Reference Center
History Reference Center
Books for Parents
Educating Your Gifted Child
|Character Matters: How to Help our Children Develop Good Judgement, Integrity, and other Essential Virtues |
by Thomas Lickona
|Homeschooling, the Middle Years: Your Complete Guide to Successfully Homeschooling the 8- to 12 year old Child |
by Shari Henry
|Home School: Taking the First Step: A Program Planning Handbook |
by Bord Hendrickson
|The Guidance Manual for the Christian Home School: A Parent's Guide to Preparing Home School Students for College or Career |
by David Callihan
Websites for Homeschoolers
Wisconsin's Parent Association
Christian Home Educators Association
American Homeschool Association
An online community for homeschoolers, including resource and curriculum guides.
|United States Department of Education|
The United States' government agency to promote educational access and excellence.