Thursday, March 19, 2009

LearningExpress Library - A Great Resource @ Your Library

LearningExpressLibrary™ is an amazing resource available for free from your Library. It is an online preparation service that really works. It can help prepare you for specific tests and for general skills. You can access it on the Library computers or from your home computer - but you must first contact your Library to get a username and password.

LearningExpress Library™ can help you:
  • Prepare for professional certification, licensing, and aptitude tests in health care, civil service/government, law enforcement, firefighting, EMS, cosmetology, military, and real estate, among others
  • Improve workplace skills such as resume building, interviewing techniques, job search and assessment, business writing, and core computer skills
  • Achieve higher scores on college entrance exams such as the ACT and SAT and improve performance on Advanced Placement (AP) exams
  • Prepare for graduate school admissions tests such as the GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and MCAT
  • Improve proficiency levels in reading, writing, and math for elementary, middle, and high school students as well as adult learners

LearningExpress Library has recently updated its website and expanded its offerings. Whatever your goal, these resources will help you succeed. Each of the Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill building courses, and information you need to achieve the results you want; at school, at work, or in life.

There are 5 Learning Centers for students:

  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • High School
  • College Preparation
  • College Students

And 6 Learning Centers for adults:

  • Computer Skills
  • GED Preparation
  • Job Search and Workplace Skills
  • Jobs and Careers
  • Skill Building for Adults
  • US Citizenship

With today's global economy and emphasis on twenty-first century skills, LearningExpress Library™ helps patrons of all ages prepare for success in life by meeting a broad range of educational and career oriented needs. And your Library makes it available for free.