Skip to main content
Fairfax County logo

Homework Resources

Books and eBooks; magazine and newspaper articles; specialty databases; ACT/SAT/AP test prep; free WiFi and computer access; and more.


See also Online Literature Resources.

  • Crash Course Literature
    Follow John Green as he helps you explore literature through classic texts such as The Great Gatsby, Romeo and Juliet, The Catcher in the Rye and the poetry of Emily Dickinson. Continue discussing additional titles in Literature 2, Literature 3 and Literature 4.

  • Literary Criticism on the Internet
    This site links to legally available, free articles for literary criticism of American and British writers. The articles, screened by a literary scholar, have been published in peer-reviewed journals and books from academic presses.

  • Shmoop — Literature
    Study literature and poetry and be entertained at the same time. Developed and written by Ph.D. and masters students from top universities, Shmoop's mission is to make learning and writing more fun for high school and college students.

Online Literature Resources

Reading Levels Websites

Fairfax County seal