Education

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Schools K-12 | Colleges & universities | Financial aid
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Schools K-12

Databases

Databases

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    America the Beautiful Online offers information about the history and people of America. This resource is inspired by the book series published by Childrens Press®, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.

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    Get live online homework help or writing assistance from expert tutors. Available every day from 2 - 11 p.m.

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    Search thousands of education related articles, studies, and reports. Many items are available online, some offer summaries only.

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    Grolier Online is engineered to meet the needs of 21st Century learners. It offers the most comprehensive source of nonfiction content targeted for grades 3 and up, with separate interfaces for Elementary School, Middle School, High School, and Adult Patrons. A distinct interface caters to the unique needs of Librarians and Educators. These customized interfaces meet the specialized needs and reading and interest levels of the user.

    Grolier Online is published by Scholastic Library Publishing, a division of Scholastic Inc.

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    Grolier Online is engineered to meet the needs of 21st Century learners. It offers the most comprehensive source of nonfiction content targeted for grades 3 and up, with separate interfaces for Elementary School, Middle School, High School, and Adult Patrons. A distinct interface caters to the unique needs of Librarians and Educators. These customized interfaces meet the specialized needs and reading and interest levels of the user.

    Grolier Online is published by Scholastic Library Publishing, a division of Scholastic Inc.

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    Grolier Online is engineered to meet the needs of 21st Century learners. It offers the most comprehensive source of nonfiction content targeted for grades 3 and up, with separate interfaces for Elementary School, Middle School, High School, and Adult Patrons. A distinct interface caters to the unique needs of Librarians and Educators. These customized interfaces meet the specialized needs and reading and interest levels of the user.

    Grolier Online is published by Scholastic Library Publishing, a division of Scholastic Inc.

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    Lands and Peoples Online offers information about the peoples, cultures, and countries of the world. This resource is published by Scholastic Library Publishing, Inc., from the Lands and Peoples database, a 1.1-million-word repository of text and images.

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    Read entire magazine and encyclopedia articles online. Contains full text articles for popular high school magazines, biographies, primary source documents, and reference books. It also includes an image collection of photos, maps and flags. Ideal for high school students.

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    Ideal for middle school students: Find full text magazine articles, biographies, primary source documents, and historical essays.

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    The New Book of Popular Science Online features a wealth of information from across the sciences, as well as historical information and biographies of important scientists. This resource is published by Scholastic Inc., from The New Book of Popular Science database, a 2.5-million-word repository of text and images.

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    The Professional Development Collection includes full text articles for nearly 520 high-quality education journals.

  • Read articles from the most popular teaching and school administration magazines and journals.

Colleges & universities

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Databases

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Practice tests & test preparation

Databases

Databases

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    Get live online homework help or writing assistance from expert tutors. Available every day from 2 - 11 p.m.

  • Gale Courses (formerly called Learn4Life) offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.

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    Prepare for entrance exams and certification tests by taking practice tests and tutorials.

    LearningExpress Library has upgraded to version 3.0.

    Users will NOT be able to access practice tests or work saved in the previous LearningExpress Library through the new 3.0 platform.

    Existing LearningExpress Library 2.0 users will need to create new accounts in version 3.0. User accounts that have been created for LearningExpress Library 2.0 will not work in the 3.0 platform.