Study Smart

Study Skills Development

Developing good study skills can help you learn more effectively. This means freeing up more time for fun and play on top of having a satisfying learning experience. Study smarter, not harder! Check out the resources below for studying tips, tricks and more.

Homework Help for Teens at RPL

At this time RPL does not have any Homework help sessions for teens. Please stay tuned for more upcoming events. Contact us to express interest in Homework help sessions or inquire about upcoming Teen events.

Useful Study & Research Tools

Digital Study Zone


An online source for full text magazine and journal articles – great for finding current research for your projects.


Literary Index

Search for literary criticism. Use this index to find articles & essays on your topic.


Online Education*

1000s of video courses on technology, creative, and professional topics.


Online Research

Online databases for full text references, primary resources, user manuals & more.



Aligned to provincial curriculum standards, Solaro is designed for grade 3 - 12 students in BC.


Coursera is an education platform that partners with top universities and organizations worldwide, to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free.

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Duolingo is a free language-learning platform with lessons on Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Irish, Danish, Swedish, and Turkish. Learning with Duolingo is fun and addictive. Earn points for correct answers, race against the clock, and level up.

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TED is a platform for ideas worth spreading. Started in 1984 as a conference where technology, entertainment and design converged, TED today shares ideas from a broad spectrum — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages.

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BookRags was founded in 1999 by two recent college graduates interested in providing on-demand educational resources to students around the world. Launched with just 40 book notes, BookRags has expanded over the past seven years into one of the largest, most respected student education websites, with over 4 million unique pages of content.

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Educational Videos