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Library Information


Electronic Databases
Through Torrance Public Library's website, you and your students have access to a treasure trove of resources, including thousands of magazine and newspaper articles, sites for learning languages and preparing for exams, and more. You must have a valid Torrance Public Library card to sign on.

Live Homework Help
Live Homework Help connects students with live, online tutors specially trained to help students in grades 4-12, plus introductory college students, with math, science, English, and social studies. The service is available 1:00-10:00 p.m. daily and requires a valid Torrance Public Library card.

Standards of Behavior
In order to effectively serve all members of the community, the Torrance Public Library has established these standards of behavior.

Acceptable Use Policy
This policy outlines appropriate use of the Internet and other electronic resources available through the library.

Teacher Resources

Class Visits Policy   

The Torrance Public Library welcomes and encourages class visits! 

Click here to read our Class Visits Policy   

Teacher Card Policy 
The library's teacher card allows extended loan periods on some materials for classroom use.

Click here to read our Teacher Card Policy   

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