Teen Resources



Manlius Library has a Teen Tech Room just for you! Find lots of table space and outlets, plus an up-to-date collection of fiction and nonfiction titles.

Check our online calendar for monthly programs just for teens, including Magic the Gathering and teen movies.

Laptops for Teens

Teens ages 12 to 17 can now check out laptops for two hour periods in the teen room.  Bring your library card (in good standing) to the front desk to check out a laptop.

Kindles for Teens

Manlius teens can check out Kindle Fires (just for teens!) for 3 weeks.  These Kindles are loaded with the most popular YA reading and some FMHS required reading.  Click here to see the full list.

Textbook Collection

Manlius Library has the full list of F-M textbooks in case you’ve left yours at school or at home.

Learning Express Library

This online learning resource for academic and career test preparation, includes practice tests, courses and ebooks. You can view answers during testing or after scoring, and practice in untimed or timed modes.


An extensive collection of award-winning online courses and video tutorials to help you learn business, technical and creative skills. Courses are taught by recognized industry experts. Learn what you want, when you want, on any device, with custom playlists and optional certificates.

Free DMV Permit Practice Tests

Visit http://manliuslibrary.driving-tests.org/new-york/ to prepare for your drivers license exam.  Find practice tests specific to New York laws so you can be ready for the real thing!

Meet your teen librarian, Lorie Finger!
Lorie Finger came to Manlius Library after 24 years as the Children’s Services Librarian at Jervis Public Library in Rome, NY. Before that, she worked at the East Syracuse Free Library.
Lorie grew up in in Central New York and lives in North Syracuse with her husband and their dog. In addition to reading, she loves gardening, cooking, and renaissance festivals. Books are her lifelong passion, and she’s thrilled to share that passion with the teens of Manlius!