Read It! is designed for middle and high school students and adults who have a basic foundation in English grammar and reading but need adapted reading material for a variety of subjects. It offers resources to help build background knowledge, conduct research and improve study skills.
Explora Public Libraries is a great place to begin your research on a variety of topics!
NoveList Plus is a database providing reader recommendations. Patrons can search for books that are similar to other books they like or use highly detailed search criteria that includes mood, character type, setting, among others.
Data Axle give you real-time access to more than 24 million businesses and 262 million consumers, making research both easy and fast! Find business opportunities and jobs. Research historical market trends and discover news articles for research.
Rocket Languages® is an award-winning interactive online language-learning system. The multi-faceted system allows patrons to learn new languages at their own pace. Speak and understand a new language better. With 15 languages to choose from, including American Sign Language, Rocket Languages also features modules in Spanish and Japanese to learn English. Rocket Languages is perfect for the business or traveler learner, as well as extra practice for students.
Over 500 classes, many offering Continuing Education Units (CEU), and over 100 video-audit classes. The courses are structured and some overlap in areas of technology and software training, but there are several classes on lifestyle, self-improvement, and enrichment.