Turn Dreams into Reality with BrainFuse – HelpNow and JobNow!


TeenReadWeekHelpNow Turn Dreams into Reality @ your library,  HelpNow and JobNow can help make your dreams come true!  Use the reading section of SkillSurfer to strengthen their comprehension skills.  They can also help turn their dreams into reality by using many other of the services offered.  CollegeNow can help simplify the college application process.  You can even prepare for standardized tests in SkillSurfer. LEAP helps you build academic skills through targeted lessons, quizzes, and live, online tutoring. LEAP creates your learning plan based on a skills assessment that you take at the beginning of the course. To begin learning, click on the link to one of the courses assigned to you in the “Pending Courses” section below. You can also click a completed course to review your work.

 

Have teens looking for a job?  They can check out JobNow for resources and resume assistance.  Encourage them to look at the new eParachute section which helps users determine career paths that fit with the skills and types of people they enjoy working with.  After they complete all the steps, they can even see suggested college majors and available positions.  In order to help celebrate, we created an image you can share with your teens on your social media, blog, etc.

Columbus and other Explorers


Christopher Columbus

Explores the time in which Columbus lived, his voyages and discovery of the New World, and the Spanish settlements that resulted from them.

 

Explorer

Provides detailed information on the world of exploration, from early expeditions to high-tech trips into space.

Find more information on other explorers in Hot Topics – Explorers

 

Did you sign up for a library card in September?


ebook annoucementDid you know you can get books and audio books from home anytime? Visit the eMedia Catalog and explore over 57,000 titles, both fiction and non- fiction. P.S. there is a Kids eReading Room for the younger set.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage @LVCCLD


Nhhm 2014Either online or in one of 25 libraries you will find resources and events to learn about Hispanic Heritage.

Visit our Hot Topic – Hispanic Heritage  under Cultural Heritage & Daily Life or find a Hispanic Heritage event to attend.

 

Hot Topics & Databases A-Z get a new look!


DATABASES A-ZOur Databases A-Z page and Hot Topics has a new look and more content! The easiest way to access Databases A-Z is click on the big blue button labeled Go to A-Z List. (hint: if you don’t see it on your screen scroll to the right or if viewing on a small screen scroll down). Students will also find Homework Help and it too has a new look and great new content for getting their homework done quickly.