Homeschooling Resources

Potsdam Public Library offers access to digital resources to support your homeschool curriculum. Homeschooling educators are eligible for an educator card through PPL. Educator cards allow up to 100 checkouts and 75 holds. To get a library card or upgrade your existing card to educator status, email

NYS Education Department homeschooling info Start your homeschooling journey here by learning about the requirements for home instruction in New York State.

NCLS Digital Resources This student-centered collection includes links to Gale in Context: Elementary (formerly Kids’ InfoBits), Ebsco, Opposing Viewpoints, and more.

Homeschooling books in North Country libraries A filtered list of books on homeschooling in the NCLS catalog.

Homeschool World The website of Practical Homeschooling magazine

North Country Homeschooling Families A Facebook group for homeschooling families in the area

Deep Root Center A fee-based program in Canton that facilitates alternative education.

Institute of Education Sciences A searchable database of articles on all topics in education, not limited to homeschooling.