(accessible from home with your library card number)
Encyclopedia Britannica Online – Find encyclopedic entries on a wide range of subjects, as well an updated world atlas, thousands of images and videos, an online dictionary and thesaurus, and articles from over 400 respected magazines and journals. (For in-library use, click here.)
LearningExpress Library - Improve basic skills in reading, writing, and math. Also offers a wide variety of test preparation for academic and career testing, including SAT, AP, GRE, and more.
TuitionFundingSources.com (TFS) – A private website that contains the world’s largest scholarship database. The TFS website also provides students with career and college admissions information. In order to register as a new member, click on the “login” button, then select your state and the school you currently attend and create a personal password.
Test Books: Exam Preparation/Study Guides – Locations vary
ERIC – Education Resources Information Center. Access to bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related material.
Khan Academy - Free online videos covering math, science, history, art, economics, and more.
National Center for Education Statistics - The primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.
Purdue OWL - The Online Writing Lab at Purdue University houses a vast collection of writing resources ranging from source citation styles to writing guidelines for business, research, and job searches.
Study Guides and Strategies – An international, learner-centric, educational public service.
World Factbook – Current information on more than 200 countries.
UN Data – A variety of statistical resources from the UN System.
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