Need help with homework, thinking about health and wellness, or just looking for something fun and new to do? Take a look at our list of recommended links for teens.
- Google Scholar
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature.
- Open Directory Project
The largest, most comprehensive human-edited directory of the Web. It is constructed and maintained by a vast, global community of volunteer editors.
TinEye is an image search engine built by Idée currently in private beta. Give it an image and it will tell you where the image appears on the web.
LiveJournal lets you express yourself, share your life, and connect with friends online. Discover what’s happening right now, anywhere in the world.
WordPress is web software you can use to create a beautiful website or blog. We like to say that WordPress is both free and priceless at the same time.
Where art meets application!
Facebook helps you connect and share with the people in your life.
Web platform for the app Instagram.
It’s a fast, beautiful and fun way to share your photos with friends and family.
Pinterest is an online pinboard. Organize and share things you love.
Follow the world’s creators.
Find out what’s happening, right now, with the people and organizations you care about.
- The Anime Review
Welcome to The Anime Review! Just use the buttons above to search for titles by genre or rating, to investigate our features, or to learn more about us.
Your source for visual intoxication.
Watch your favorites. Anytime. For free.
- Internet Movie Database
Internet Movie Database. Your source for info on movies and TV.
- Mtv’s Buzzworthy
The latest in music, shows, news, and movies.
The modern art generator.
Games and Gaming
- Flyff: Fly For Fun
The game “fly for fun” or “flyff” is a mmorpg (a mass member online role-playing game). The game’s best feature is its fun level; it keeps you hooked and rarely gets old. The thirteen to eighteen age range makes game play neither too old nor too young.
Video games, video game reviews, gaming news, game trailers, and game info for gamers.
Demos, reviews, cheat codes.
Kotaku, the gamer’s guide.
Check out new music and support the artists who make it.
Listen to free internet radio. Find new music.
Find new music and connect with your favorite artists.
Millions of tracks, any time you like. Just search for it in Spotify, then play it. Just help yourself to whatever you want, whenever you want it.
- Valley Free Radio
WXOJ-LP 103.3 FM is a non-profit, community based and volunteer run radio station for the Greater Northampton area. Members of the Northampton Youth Commission host a radio show for youth by youth, every Saturday of every month from 5:00pm-6:00pm.
- VH1 Online Radio
Listen to Hip-Hop, Rock, and Pop music online.
- Hit Record
A collaborative art and media production company.
- Merlyn’s Pen
Fiction, Essays and Poems by America’s Teens.
- The One Minutes Jr.
Sixty-second videos made by young people (between the ages of 12 and 20) from all over the world.
- One Sentence
True stories, told in one sentence.
- Radio Diaries
Teens documenting their lives on National Public Radio.
- Swept Away Media
Swept Away Media is a not for profit youth media organization that trains and mentors youth media enthusiasts who are interested in learning media production skills.
- Teen Ink
Teen Ink is a monthly print magazine, website, and a book series all written by teens for teens.
Call for Help
- American Cancer Society
Promotes health through education and awareness.
- American Childhood Cancer Organization
Provides support, information, and other resources for those affected and families of those affected by cancer.
A community-based non-profit agency that has been serving the youth and communities of Western MA since 1977. Provides a wide array of services that foster youth empowerment and community services.
- Let’s Move
Creating a healthy future.
- Mesothelioma Group
Provides education, support, and financial services to families and patients affected by mesothelioma.
- Planned Parenthood
Sexual health information for teens.
- Suicide Prevention Life Line
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free suicide prevention service available to anyone in suicidal crisis. If you need help, please dial 1-800-273-TALK (8255).
- Tapestry Health
For 38 years, Tapestry Health has played a key role in delivering reproductive health care and HIV counseling and testing to all those who live in Western Massachusetts. (Local) care within reach!
Confidential same day testing.
Preventing HIV and AIDS
Body and Mind.
- Go Ask Alice!
Ask a health question and get an answer.
- Quit Day
Resources for quitting smoking, and making communities smoke-free
- Reach Out
We can help you by improving your understanding of the issues that relate to your mental health and well-being and providing information to better understand other people’s experiences.
- Safe Teens
Relationships, Nutrition, Safe Sex, Drugs & Alcohol, Mind & Body, Hot Lines, Cool Links, Health Centers Near you
- Teens Health
Honest, accurate info and advice about health, relationships, and growing up.
- Teens Health en español
Información para adolescentes en español.
- The World’s Healthiest Foods
A non-profit website to provide you with unbiased scientific information about how nutrient-rich World’s Healthiest Foods can promote vibrant health and energy and fit your personal needs and busy lifestyle.
- Young Women’s Health
Health information for teen girls around the world.
- Youth Resource
A website by and for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (GLBTQ) young people, takes a holistic approach to sexual health and exploring issues of concern to GLBTQ youth.
More Hot Topics
- Don’t Buy It
Get media smart!
- Ecological Footprint
Take the quiz and find out your ecological impact on the world.
The national network for young people in foster care!
Gurl.com is a leading online community and content site for teenage girls. It contains stories, games and interactive content produced with an independent editorial voice.
- Living Word Project
The Living Word Project (LWP) is the resident theater company of Youth Speaks, committed to producing literary performance in the verse of our time.
- Mind Your Mind
This is a place where you can get info, resources and the tools to help you manage stress, crisis and mental health problems.
- National Youth Violence Prevention Resource Center
This site is a “one-stop shop” for information on youth violence prevention, sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other Federal agencies.
- Post Punk Kitchen
We are a public access vegan cooking show and vegan recipe database.
Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network Center. The nation’s largest anti-sexual assault organization.
- Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
The SAVE mission is to prevent suicide through public awareness and education, reduce stigma, and serve as a resource for those touched by suicide.
The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy.
- Teens Speak
Real teens responding to real issues.
- That’s Not Cool
Where do you draw the digital line?
- Youth Speaks
…because the next generation can speak for itself.
- Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary
- Flywheel Arts Collective
Flywheel is a non-profit, volunteer-run community arts space open to all. Among other things, Flywheel offers live music, art exhibits, poetry and spoken word, and a zine library.
- Look Park
- Mass MOCA
Check out a free pass with your library card! (Ask for the Springfield Museums pass.)
- The Quarters
For teens who love video games- visit this arcade venue.
- Valley Advocate
Check out the Valley Advocate for local events in the area.
- Best Buddies
Volunteer to enhance the lives of people with intellectual disabilities. Local programs at Amherst and Northampton High Schools, etc.
Action without borders.
- Northampton Youth Commission
The Northampton Youth Commission is a group of young people between the ages of 13 -18 who are interested in working to improve the lives of young people in the community by discussing issues of concern and working to provide solutions.
- Teen Life
Bringing out the best in teens.
- Volunteer Match
Where volunteering begins.
- Youth Venture
Building a global movement of young change-makers. Dream it. Do it.
- Campus Tours
The worldwide leader in virtual college tours.
The SmartStudentTM Guide to Financial Aid
- College Guide for LGBTQ Students
Check out this guide for help choosing a college or university that will be a good fit.
Provides in-depth statistical information regarding colleges, universities and trade schools. MatchCollege.com allows college bound students to have a quick overview of every campus in the U.S.A. Lists 6,000+ public and private colleges and universities covering Admissions, Financial Aid, Housing, Employment, and Athletics.
Figure out what’s next.
- Online Schools
Your Top Source for the Best Online Colleges Info.
- SAT Question of the Day
A great way to practice for the SATs. Take it one day at a time!
Current students tell you what the colleges won’t.
- US College Search
The perfect resource for high school students, parents and anyone looking to go back to college.
This page was last updated October 1, 2015