Cool Sites

Teen Reads

  • Teen Reads Everything about books and authors for teens
  • YA Book Central A stopover for people looking for information on young adult books     
  • Reading Rants! Out of the ordinary teen booklists
  • Guys Lit Wire Helps guys find the books they want to read
  • Figment A community to share your writing, connect with other readers and find new stories and authors

Homework Help & More

Sports, Entertainment and the Arts

Health and Sexuality

  • Teens Health Expert advice for teens from Nemours Health on all sorts of health issues
  • Go Ask Alice! Questions and Answers on relationships, sexuality, health and more hosted by Columbia University
  • I Wanna Know Internet newsletter written by teens
  • Sex, etc. Sex education by teens (and experts), for teens
  • Info for Teens Planned Parenthood’s Teen Information
  • The Body National HIV/AIDS Hotline for young people
  • Mind Your Mind Reach out and get help for yourself or a friend
  • Above the Influence Honest answers about drugs and alcohol
  • Resources to help understand drug addictions, identify treatments and locate treatment facilities
  • Addiction Center Provides information and resources to help support people struggling with addictions or helping loved ones struggling with addictions
  • Alcohol Rehab Guide Resources for treating alcoholism and finding rehabilitation

Dating and Relationships

Family Issues

Emergency Help

College & Careers

  • College Boards Information on PSAT, SAT, college planning and more
  • ACT College admissions test, education and career planning
  • Best Colleges Ranking lists for traditional campus colleges as well as online programs and resources for students
  • Niche College reviews by students for students
  • College Confidential College admissions, search and financial aid help
  • Online College Plan  Test prep materials and college readiness information
  • Unigo Helps match students with best fit colleges, with information on paying for them
  • Consumer Affairs College Guide Provides information on online college programs which often aren’t included in other college guides
  • College Scorecard A government resource with an extensive list of public and private colleges and universities across the country that provides data on graduation rates, average cost, demographics, etc.
  • The Princeton Review Test prep for college admissions
  • FAFSA Federal Financial Aid forms on the web
  • Find Aid Student Guide to Financial Aid
  • Fair Opportunity Project Guide to college applications and Financial Aid 
  • Quintessential Careers Teenage jobs, careers and college choices
  • Mapping Your Future Exploring careers and preparing for college
  • Jobs for Teens Headquarters Dedicated to helping teens find jobs
  • Career A resource for teens to get answers from real professionals on career information and advice


  • Teen Ink Opinion articles on current events and politics for teens by teens
  • Rock the Vote Engaging and building political power for young people in our country
  • The Free Child Project Provides information and tools for young people to create new roles in society