The Tam News

Local Libraries Offer Resources to Students

Local Libraries Offer Resources to Students

By Marina Furbush

September 21, 2015

With the start of the school year there are a variety of resources, academic and otherwise, available to students at both the Tam Library and the Mill Valley Public Library (MVPL). Link Crew is running after school peer tutoring at the Tam library. The program is underclassmen-focused, although all grade levels are w...

Public Library Offers Access to Shmoop

Public Library Offers Access to Shmoop

By Marina Furbush

October 24, 2014

The Mill Valley Public Library is now offering its patrons free access to the premium content of the online test prep and homework help website Shmoop. “[Shmoop] is a website that has homework help for basically every subject a high school student might encounter,” Young Adult Librarian Katie MacBride...

Public Library Offers Summer Reading Program

Public Library Offers Summer Reading Program

By Marina Furbush

June 11, 2014

The Mill Valley Public Library is offering a summer reading program for high school students called Choose Your Own Adventure. Every book read results in a stamp in the provided “passport” and a ticket for a raffle drawing on August 18. “I know that [students] are told what to read most of the...