1201 Willson Avenue, Webster City, IA 50595


Kendall Young Library has lots of stuff just for teens—books, media, programs, and more. Need help with homework or a place to come and hang out after school? We’ve got that, too! The Teen Department welcomes all young adults in 6th through 12th grades. Teens can enjoy all of our library’s collections and resources! 

Teen Programs

We create fun, engaging programs for teens, designed for 6th-12th graders. Our activities are designed to provide the opportunity to learn and expand friendships through social, collaborative and educational activities. Currently Teen Lounge meets every Tuesday from 3:30-5:00. *NEW* this year…Teen Book Club! Stop by the reference desk for more info and to sign up! Make sure to check out the calendar below for any changes or extra programming.

Teen Reviews

This is an opportunity to earn community service from home while sharing your opinion on what you’ve read, watched, or played with others! Your review should be a well written 250 word critical evaluation of the material, including a one paragraph summary and a one paragraph critique.

New teen Books
Stream + Download

Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, and more from your local library for free! Libby is the newer library reading app by OverDrive, loved by millions of readers worldwide.

Browse, borrow, and enjoy e-audiobooks, e-books, videos, and magazines on your computer or tablet. 

Stream or download over 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema.

Download e-audiobooks, graphic novels, e-books, movies, music, and television, all with no holds queue.

online learning tools

Stuck on a tough homework assignment? Looking for test prep resources? Brainfuse offers virtual live tutoring, a 24-hour writing assignment review, study groups, flashcards, and can even help create a study plan. Find test prep for college entrance exams and ASVAB. Adult learners will find tutoring and study guides just for adults, as well as computer training courses, and study guides for the U.S. Citizenship Test, TABE, TOEFL, GED, and more. 

NoveList is a fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 120,000 fiction titles. It also includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read-alikes, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Feature Articles. 

Transparent Language is a powerful language-learning system that uses flashcards to teach a set of words or phrases.