Databases

Adult Core Skills logo

Available to Central, City, Suburban

The Adult Core Skills Collection has resources to help you build math skills, improve reading, writing, speaking and grammar, as well as tests to help prep for US Citizen exams. 

Learning Express Career Prep logo

Available to Central, City, Suburban

The Career Center includes practice tests to help you prepare for entrance, occupation and military exams as well as job search and workplace skill development. 

College Students Collection logo

Available to Central, City, Suburban

The College Preparation Center has practice tests for AP, ACT, SAT and PSAT as well as ways to improve your math, reading, writing and science skills. Also offered are study guides for graduate school exams including GMAT, GRE, LSAT and more. 

Available to Central, City, Suburban

Includes 150 of the major cooking and nutrition magazines. Coverage includes thousands of searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

Available to Central, City, Suburban

Your Driver Education program contains the following state-specific information:
 - 10 car practice tests
 - 6 motorcycle practice tests
 - 3 CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice tests
 - 3 online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL)
 - An FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV-related questions

Available to Central, City, Suburban

Cross-search, read, download, and email chapters from a growing collection of reference books including the Business Plans Handbook. There is no loaning or checking out - the books are always available to be read on your computer or portable device. GVRL has ReadSpeaker text-to-speech technology built in for 19 languages and on-demand translation for 11 languages.

High School Equivalency Center by Learning Express logo

Available to Central, City, Suburban

Use this Center to prepare for the GED, the TASC and the HiSET. Test your basic skills and prepare for the exams. 

Learning Express Logo

Available to Central, City, Suburban

Learning Express Library is an online learning resource for academic and career test preparation, and reading, writing, math, and science basic skills improvement with practice tests, courses and downloadable ebooks in PDF format.  New test preparation tools enable users to select viewing answers during testing or at the end, after scoring. Practice in untimed or timed modes. 

Available to Central, City, Suburban

Lynda.com is an extensive collection of award-winning online courses and video tutorials to help you learn business, technical and creative skills. Achieve your personal and professional goals. Courses are taught by recognized industry experts. Learn what you want, when you want, from our entire library. Build custom playlists to organize courses you want to watch.  Watch courses on your computer, tablet, or mobile device. Switch back and forth without ever losing your place.

Available to Central, City

The Careers in Human Services guidebook provides insight into potential careers, and instruction on what job seekers can expect in terms of training, advancement, earnings, job prospects, working conditions, relevant associations.

Available to Central, City, Suburban

Provides content from over 300 largely full-text publications from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.