News Release News Release The City of Palo Alto
Communications Department
250 Hamilton Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301


PRESS RELEASE 10/27/2008
Subject :

Palo Alto City Library Offers Help to Parents
Contact : Sylvia Baker, Supervising Librarian    650-329-2620

Palo Alto, CA – "Can you help me with my homework? It's due tomorrow!" Has your child ever said this to you? Do not despair; homework help is as close as your computer. The Reference Staff of the Palo Alto City Library will present "How to Help Your Child Succeed in School Using Library Tools." Librarians will demonstrate outstanding resources for elementary, middle and high school students available through the Library’s web site that can be used at home for assignments and projects.

  • Wednesday, November 12, from 10:30 a.m. to noon
  • Main Library, 1213 Newell Road

Full text magazine and newspaper articles, excerpts from reference books, diagrams, photographs and more are available to help your child succeed. All that is needed is a library card and a little know-how to get started.

Pre-registration is required. To sign up, visit and select "Parents, Help Your Child Succeed" under the News and Info heading.