Brainfuse HelpNow

Free homework help, including live online help from expert tutors.

Log in from Home or School (requires a library card)

Log in from the Saint Paul Public Library


  • Live Tutoring - live online help from expert tutors, available every day, 1-11 p.m.
  • SkillSurfer - a library of lesson, videos, tests and more.
  • Writing Lab - expert online writing assistance.
  • Send Question - send a question and get expert help.
  • Language Lab - live help for language learners.
  • LEAP Learning Platform - customized study plans, lessons, and live tutoring.
  • FlashBulb - create and share flashcards, tests, and games.
  • Available in English, Spanish, and French

Adult Learning Center

Achieve your learning and career goals with live one-on-one academic coaching, practice test center, and online resources.

Mobile App

After you have created an account on the HelpNow website, download the mobile app and sign in with your username and password.

Mobile App versions:

Holiday Schedule

One-to-one homework help from online tutors is not available:

  • Presidents Day Weekend - closed both Saturday and Sunday
  • Presidents Day - closed
  • Easter Sunday - closed
  • Independence Day - closed
  • Thanksgiving Day - closed
  • Day After Thanksgiving Day - closed
  • Thanksgiving Weekend - closed both Saturday and Sunday
  • Christmas Eve - closed
  • Christmas Day - closed
  • New Year’s Eve - closed after 7:00 pm