Photographic Challenge #1: The Beauty of Nature

Submit an image of your interpretation of the beauty of the physical world collectively, including plants, animals, the landscape, and other features of the earth, as opposed to humans or human creations.

Submissions due any time between September 14th-October 24th.

To submit a photo, email it to:

Winners will receive an enlarged copy of their photo! READ MORE


Don’t know what to read next?

Contact Kathryn, Ilsley’s Teen Librarian, and she will happily provide a list of personalized suggestions.



Bored at home?

Check out the iplteens Facebook page  where Kathryn will be posting activities and other fun tidbits to get your creative juices flowing. READ MORE


Ilsley is on Social Media!

Want to keep up-to-date on the latest teen happenings at Ilsley? Check out our Facebook and Instagram accounts! We can be found on Facebook at iplteens and Instagram as ilsleyteens. READ MORE


Green Mountain Book Award

Check out the nominees for the 2020-2021 Green Mountain Book Award!  The master list titles have been selected to satisfy the reading interests of young adults in grades 9-12, and include both adult and young adult books. READ MORE


Reading Roundup

Don’t know what to read? Check out our handy tween & teen book lists! READ MORE

Download eBooks & Audiobooks

Download eBooks & audiobooks wherever you are using your Ilsley library card! READ MORE

What’s Next: Life After High School

What you need to know before graduating high school. Applying to college, taking the SATs, finding scholarships/financial aid, writing a resume & more! READ MORE

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Kanopy – Over 30,000 films entirely free with a library card.


The Hate U Give Virtual Gallery

While studying race and racism, a group of MUMS 8th graders read and analyzed Angie Thomas’ award-winning book The Hate U Give. Students were asked to create art pieces that represented the different themes present.  READ MORE

Bibliotherapy for Teens

Practical advice and recommended fiction addressing common Tween & Teen issues. READ MORE