Career Transitions from Gale provides job seekers with multi-faceted job searching and related activities for creating resumes and cover letters, as well as applying and preparing for interviews. Users can also explore careers by discovering interests, identifying new opportunities based on work or military experience, exploring growing career paths (including green and new economy jobs), and finding education and training.
Academic Search Ultimate from EBSCOhost offers users an unprecedented collection of peer-reviewed, full-text journals, including many journals indexed in leading citation indexes. The combination of academic journals, magazines, periodicals, reports, books and videos meets the needs of scholars in virtually every discipline ranging from astronomy, anthropology, biomedicine, engineering, health, law and literacy to mathematics, pharmacology, women’s studies, zoology, and more.
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Gale’s Interactive: Science gives users the ability to manipulate and explore 3D interactive models, allowing students to visualize and understand concepts in biology, chemistry, earth and space science. Reference and periodical content provide additional context for further understanding.
Hoopla is a digital media service that allows users to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, eBooks, comics, and TV shows to enjoy on their computers, tablets, phones, or TV. With no waiting, users can borrow up to 5 titles per month. These titles can either be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later via the hoopla app (iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, and Roku).
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CultureGrams provides concise, reliable and up-to-date reports on more than 200 countries, each U.S. state and all 13 Canadian provinces and territories. Information includes facts and figures, as well as an insider’s perspective on daily life and culture, including history, customs and lifestyles of people around the world.
Legal Forms (from Gale) provides a wide selection of state-specific (and multi-state) legal forms across the most popular legal areas. Includes real estate contracts, wills, pre-marital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant and many others. Also included is a comprehensive attorney state directory and a dictionary of legal definitions explained in laymen's language.
Health & Wellness Center (from Gale) offers access to full-text medical journals, magazines, reference works, multimedia, and much more. This comprehensive consumer health resource provides authoritative information on the full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative medical practices for researchers of all levels.
CLEP Streaming Videos from Comex Systems, Inc. provides 80 CLEP review lessons in 16 different subject areas including: Algebra, American Government, American Literature, Analyzing Literature, Biology, Business Law, Chemistry, Composition, Humanities, Mathematics, Natural Science, Principles of Management, Psychology, Social Science, US History I, and US History II. You’ll be able to stream each HD video to your phone, tablet, and laptop; enabling you to study anywhere internet access is available.
Get help from a professional tutor anytime you need it with Tutor.com. FREE for Active Duty, National Guard, Reserve members, and dependents. Tutors are online and available to help 24/7, offering assistance in 16 different subject areas, writing an effective resume, and professional proofreading. Free mobile companion "Tutor.com To Go" for iPad, iPhone & iPod Touch is also available.
NoveList Plus helps readers discover books they want to read and connects them to library collections. Currently, the NoveList Plus database contains information on 500,000+ popular fiction and readable nonfiction titles for all ages.
BookFlix (from Scholastic) is a digital literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction titles to reinforce early reading skills and develop real-world knowledge. This cultivates key reading skills, supports reluctant readers and ELL students, and builds fluency, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.
EBSCO’s LearningExpress DoD Test Prep is designed specifically for current and retired service members and their families. This eResource provides access to: military test prep (ASTB-E, ASVAB, Military Flight Aptitude Test, Officer Candidate Tests, etc.); CLEP, DSST, TOEFL iBT, IELTS, SAT prep; resources for military transition to civilian careers; career certification exam prep for a wide range of occupations including air traffic controller, firefighter, electrician, border patrol, etc.; learning resources for elementary, middle school, high school, and college students; GED, HiSET, and TASC prep; job search and workplace skills improvement; popular software programs tutorials (i.e., Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop); and much, much, more.
Offering dozens of units to supplement social studies and science core curricula learning, TrueFlix (from Scholastic) helps students improve literacy skills, build content-area knowledge, and cultivate the critical skills necessary for academic success and college and career readiness.
EBSCOhost Research Databases offer a broad range of full text and bibliographic databases designed for research. Subject areas include: academic, biomedical, government, school, and military. Databases include Academic Search Premier, Military and Government Collection, and much, much more.
Stingray Qello features over 1700 live moments in music history with the world's largest collection of full-length concerts and music documentaries streamed on-demand to just about any digital device. It's like a never-ending concert ticket. From the 1920s to today's hottest artists, Stingray Qello spans over 30 genres, from classical to rock, reggae to country. Watch the greatest performances on film from Queen, Pink Floyd, Lady Gaga, Metallica, Nirvana, Tiësto, Tupac, Slipknot, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, The Doors, The Who, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Stevie Wonder, Pavarotti, Celine Dion, Eagles, David Bowie, Eric Clapton and so many more.
EBSCO Audiobooks has over 2,000 audiobooks in different subjects and categories available for download. Login with your EBSCOhost account to start downloading today (software download required).
Artistworks Music Lessons provides access to hundreds of video lessons in guitar, piano, drums, ukulele, bluegrass, classical, jazz, hip-hop scratch, and more. Submit practice videos and get direct feedback from your video instructor.
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The Encyclopedia Britannica Academic Edition provides fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information. The combination of Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, magazines, periodicals and many other research tools provides a variety of reliable sources. Users also have access to the Britannica Library, Annals of American History, and ImageQuest (with over 3 million images, all rights-cleared for educational, non-commercial use) online databases.
Small Business Reference Center from EBSCO offers exclusive full text for over 450 top consumer small business reference books, more than 400 full text periodicals, as well as the necessary tools and instructions to address a wide-range of small business topics. In addition, SBRC provides over 600 business videos, a help and advice section, and information on how to create business plans.
Offering more than 50 complete units of study with over 6500 science-related assets in a variety of media, ScienceFlix (from Scholastic) provides students with a better understanding of science concepts and ideas through hands-on projects, videos, multiple text types, interactive features and more.
Freegal Music is a downloadable and streaming music service that provides access to more than fifteen million songs in MP3 format and over forty thousand music videos in MP4 format. Freegal Music allows users to browse more than ten thousand labels, in more than 100 genres of music. Patrons may download up to five (5) titles (songs or videos) per week with no software installs required. Freegal Music is compatible with Windows Media Player, iTunes, and other widely popular media players.
Safari Books Online is a leading e-reference resource for technology and business professionals; providing access to over 57,000 eBooks, videos, and tutorials featuring technology, digital media & professional development topics.
US Major Dailies provides full-text, same day publication access to five major US newspapers: New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, and Washington Post. New content available by 8 AM U.S. Eastern time each day.
RBdigital (formerly OneClickdigital) provides a wide selection of eBooks (8,000+) and unabridged audiobooks (15,000+) for checkout and download to a computer or portable device (requires software download; check for device compatibility). Download the RBdigital app to access all RBdigital eBooks & Audiobooks and RBdigital Magazines content in one place.
RBdigital Comics provides unlimited access to thousands of digital graphic novels and comics to library patrons on any Web-connected device. Users can access over 16,000 comics from 93 publishers, with every genre a reader could wish for: fiction, nonfiction, fantasy, thrillers, romance, indie comics, Sunday funnies, and manga.
Gale's Chilton Library represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models. ChiltonLibrary.com gives you the confidence to service or repair virtually any system on your vehicle.
Universal Class offers over 500 online courses on a wide range of subjects/levels. Courses are available 24/7, are instructor led, & self-paced. Some courses offer CEUs. Subject areas include: Computers and Technology, Personal Finance, Crafts and Hobbies, Homeschooling, Professional Development and many more.
Fold3 Library Edition allows users to access to US military records, including the stories, photos and personal documents of those who served from the Revolutionary War onward.
OverDrive Digital Media includes language learning materials, downloadable eBooks, audiobooks, music, and videos. Play downloads on a variety of devices including smart phones, eBook readers, computers, tablets and more. Includes the 2018 CSAF Reading List titles.
Federal Soup provides access to the Federal Employees News Digest (FEND), with weekly updates, opinion and advice on federal employee pay and benefits policies and developments, including coverage of legal cases, benefits options review, and general federal employment news. It also provides access to the Federal Employees Almanac, which is updated annually with the latest federal employment policies regarding pay, medical and insurance benefits, time off and transition rules, retirement plans such as CSRS, FERS and TSP, and topics specific to federal agencies, USPS, and other resources.
NoveList Plus K-8 provides a trusted source of information curated specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.
EBSCO eBooks offers over 3,000 titles in the areas of fiction, history, health & medicine, self-help, business & economics, law, and more.
BrainHQ is an online brain-training system that offers 29 exercises specialized to work out your attention, brain speed, memory, people skills, navigation, and intelligence. Whether you decide to design your own program (choosing exercises and workouts that meet your personal interests, mood, and schedule), or use the personalized trainer feature, BrainHQ will provide personal workouts that adapt in difficulty so that you'll always be training at your optimum level. Once registered, be sure to download the BrainHQ app to your mobile device in order to access these personalized brain-training exercises from anywhere.
Small Business Builder (from Gale) helps patrons interested in planning and optimizing their businesses or nonprofits. Built for aspiring entrepreneurs and those with existing small businesses, it provides a step-by-step process supported by a rich variety of recognized tools that enable users to produce complete business plans and other documents essential for gaining access to capital and growing their enterprise.
Mango Languages is a digital language learning program for learners of all levels, with courses in over 70 different foreign languages, 21 English Language Learning courses, and 44 specialty courses designed to celebrate world cultures. Each Mango lesson incorporates four key learning components: Vocabulary, Pronunciation, Grammar, and Culture. Mango’s language-learning methodology is designed to simulate the way people learn a foreign language when actually immersed in everyday, practical conversation. Furthermore, the organic style of Mango’s system allows students to build upon what they’ve learned as they progress. Mango Languages also offers over 40 streaming international movies via their Mango Premier feature. Mango Premier takes the rich cultural input of film and uses it as a medium to teach students language and cultural lessons.
Image Quest (from Encyclopedia Britannica) brings lesson plans, assignments and projects to life with over three million rights-cleared images from 62 leading collections.
Grolier Online (also known as Scholastic GO!) provides credible, accurate, reliable content on almost every core-curricula subject. This search engine offers endless resources for research in a multitude of media. Explore nonfiction texts, world newspapers, videos and more with this easy-to-navigate digital resource designed to strengthen content knowledge, vocabulary, and core proficiency skills.
Unlock the story of your family. Ancestry Library Edition offers access to over 7 billion names from more than 4,000 genealogical databases. Censuses from the U.S., Canada, United Kingdom (U.K) Ireland, and more than 150 million military records are available.
IndieFlix provides over 7,000 high-quality shorts, features, documentaries, classic TV shows and Web series from 85 countries. View films from major festivals all over the world, including Sundance, Cannes, Tribeca, and more. Watch movies on any Internet-enabled computer, smartphone, or tablet with a Web browser. Also available on Roku, Xbox, and Apple TV.
Gale's Online Resources enhance the learning experience with current and relevant digital content. These tools feature 160 million full-text articles from leading books, journals, magazines, newspapers and primary sources, multimedia assets including videos, podcasts, tutorials and images, daily updates of new content. Resources available through Gale include Global Issues in Context, Health & Wellness Resource Center, Interactive Science, Legal Forms, Small Business Builder, and much more
MorningStar Investment Research Center provides information and advice on mutual funds, stocks, exchange-traded funds and market returns. Users can track investments, access daily market news and commentary, view snapshots on investments and interact on the research center forums.
ConsumerReports.org provides access to 1,000+ ratings, reviews, expert buying advice, product comparisons, consumer user reviews, and product video clips.
PressReader Digital Newspapers delivers unlimited digital access to over 7,000 newspapers from 120 countries in more than 60 different languages. These newspapers are provided in full-color, full-page format, and appear on your screen exactly as they appear on the news stand, many providing instant translation and audio.
Small Engine Repair Reference Center from EBSCO contains over 400 reference books with original photos and illustrations for small engine repair assistance. This collection of full-text content provides detailed, user-friendly repair guides for all types of small engines.
Weiss Financial Ratings provides access to financial literacy tools on retirement planning, home and mortgage, insurance strategies, and saving for your child’s education.
RBdigital Magazines (formerly Zinio) allows you to read or download over 800 popular news and special interest digital magazines on your PC, smartphone, or laptop. Download the RBdigital app to access all RBdigital eBooks & Audiobooks and RBdigital Magazines content in one place.
FreedomFlix (from Scholastic) is a digital literacy resource that brings history to life by capturing the dramatic and defining moments in American history. It features dynamic e-books of the Children's Press best-selling Cornerstones of Freedom series that include embedded popup features such as maps, timelines, virtual tour clips, primary source videos and audio clips.
Military OneSource's MWR Digital Library provides access to additional free resources for you and your family members without the need for a CAC or Library Card. Just login (first-time users must create an account) and go to MENU > MWR DIGITAL LIBRARY > Morale, Welfare and Recreation Digital Library. The MWR Digital Library provides access to many of the same resources available on the AF Portal or AF Library OPAC.
Gale's Global Issues in Context supports global awareness and provides a global perspective while tying together a wealth of authoritative content, empowering learners to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world. Integrating news, global viewpoints, reference materials, country information, primary source documents, videos, statistics, and more in a single search - Global Issues In Context is updated daily and offers 250 different country topic pages and more than 400 Issue pages.