Teen Volunteer Interest Form

Teen Programs are in Light Green

Book Match (ages 13-18)

Middletown Youth Resources


The Pod

Take a look at our fantastic new Pod in the Teen Room. It’s great for making a recording, watching a webinar, conducting a two-person meeting, tutoring, or studying.
You can reserve the booth for up to two hours. Please call 860-347-2528 for more info.

Study & Gaming Tables

The tables in the Teen Room have removable tops! With the tops on, they are perfect for studying. With the tops off, they are perfect for gaming!
There are two tables that can seat up to eight people. Stop by and check them out!


eBooks, Audiobooks, Movies, Magazines

Downloads are available 24/7. (Russell Library card required.)


Communicate with live tutors using an interactive whiteboard to chat, write, draw, copy/paste text or images and graph homework problems. (Russell Library card required.)

Learn to be Antiracist

Reading lists, TED Talks, resources for families.

Mango Languages

Need help with a class? Over 70 languages available. (Russell Library card required.)


Book reviews, sample chapters, suggestions & read-alike lists.

Oddfellows Playhouse

High-quality theater by and for young people. (No library card required.)

Standardized Tests

Practice exams and study guides for: HSPT, ISEE, and SSAT. Also: PSAT, SAT, TOEFL, ACT, AP Test prep. (Russell Library Card Required).

Teen Book Cloud

eBooks for Grades 7-12.  (No library card required.)

Universal Class

Over 500 courses including crafts & hobbies, computer training, spiritual studies, how-to & much more! (Russell Library card required.)

ResearchIT CT

Online reference databases: history, science, biography & more. Also, newspapers, magazines, genealogy, ebooks, audiobooks. (No library card required.)

Teen Vibe Newsletter

Become a voice among your peers and in your community. Share thoughts, ideas, and opinions that matter to you and others. Put your creativity on display!

To receive the newsletter, E-mail the word “subscribe”: to: teenvibect@gmail.com

Teen Vibe Contacts
Ayanna McKennon (Community Engagement Coordinator) amckennon@russelllibrary.org
Antwon Hawkins (Teen Coordinator) ahawkins@midymca.org

Contact the Teen Librarian

Questions, suggestions, comments, requests. For volunteer information, please use the the link at the top of the page.

Russell Library

123 Broad Street, Middletown CT 06457




Online Calendar

Library Hours

Mon-Thurs 9am-8pm, Fri-Sat 9am-5pm
Sunday 1-5pm (October-March)