Searching information for a paper? Don’t miss this new cool research tool!


topic finder iraqTopic Finder is a great way to see how topics relate with other topics.  You can find Topic Finder in Gale’s Power Search.

Enter your search terms; scroll down to the Analyze section and find Topic Finder and click. It’s that easy!analysis

BrainFuse Loves Libraries! Do you love BrainFuse?


01 -BrainfuseLovesLibraries-HelpNowJobNowStudents who use BrainFuse, love it!  Just check out student comments below from January to see how much they love it!  If you haven’t tried BrainFuse why not give it a try? It’s FREE!

To get started with BrainFuse visit Databases A-Z and Hot Topics

Save the Date: Jack from BrainFuse is coming March 11th and 12th to a library near you. See the Events & Galleries section to find times and locations. He will show you how easy it is to use BrainFuse and JobNow and answer any questions you have.

PATRON COMMENTS
great application better then other websites i have used in the past it brought my grade from D to A brainfuse.com
getting real smart !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Thank you it helped out i need to use
Nice teacher
Im improvign alot
Rosy is the best tutor ever I love this website.
RECOMMEND TO ALL PEOPLE OF THE WORLD
It is the best I have never failed a page of homework!
You need longer sessions than 90 minutes. It’s just not long enough.
IT DOES NOT GET BETTER THAN THIS
I am so glad this is offered in my library. Brainfuse tutor’s have helped me with my school work, or I would be failing my classes. Every tutor I have worked with has always pushed me to try my best. I am very fortunate to have this website. I have been using this website since I was in 8th grade and now that I am approaching my senior year I am sad that I won’t have an excuse to go on here anymore. This website has been my savior! Keep up the good work! 🙂 and thank you!
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This is awsome
Thank it is a very respectful website.
it was pretty cumfusing but know i got my work done easier and quicker. But i want this to be more easier at first.
Thank you for providing this, it honestly clears the things I don’t understand in class.
dear, brain fuse brain fuse was awsome like so awsome when I heard about this touter I screamed loud thank you, Devin Harris
Very helpful
I would have no idea about all of my schoolwork without this service. This service and its tutors are amazing!
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Rosy was the best tutor Ever. She was very clear what she said and i hope i will have her again!!! Thank you so much Rosy!!!
thanks for all your help I feel a little more confident in doing my algebra
i am not a student, i’m 45 and tranferd from wa sh. dc to las vegas. 26 years of service and they iatse local{720}are making me take a math test,2x my last chance feb 10 adding and subtracting fractions in feet inches and fractions, to lowest form and im not getting it, need major help
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Looking for a college? Be sure to get your free copy of Kiplinger’s February 2015 for a list of best value colleges!


kiplinger's collegesKiplinger’s Best College Values 2015 ranks the top public colleges, private universities and liberal arts colleges that offer a quality education at an affordable price. Plus see how the top 50 schools rank overall.

New to Zinio Magazines from the Library? Learn how to get 200+ magazines by reading the Hot Topic – Zinio.

Looking for more information on colleges and money for college? See Hot Topic – Colleges and Technical Schools.

Going to College?


getting ready for collegeAre you headed to college this fall?  If so, we have some new ebooks your might be interested in reading before you head off to school. Remember, you can use these towards your Club Read counts.

10 Things Employers Want You to Learn in College

A handy, straightforward guide that teaches students how to acquire marketable job skills and real-world know-how before they graduate–revised and updated for today’s economic and academic landscapes.

Award-winning college professor and adviser Bill Coplin lays down the essential skills students need to survive and succeed in today’s job market, based on his extensive interviews with employers, recruiters, HR specialists, and employed college grads. Going beyond test scores and GPAs, Coplin teaches students how to maximize their college experience by focusing on ten crucial skill groups: Work Ethic, Physical Performance, Speaking, Writing, Teamwork, Influencing People, Research, Number Crunching, Critical Thinking, and Problem Solving. 10 Things Employers Want You to Learn in College gives students the tools they need to prepare during their undergraduate years to impress potential employers, land a higher-paying job, and start on the road to career security and satisfaction.

Getting Ready for College Getting the Most out of College Life

Get ready for the best years of your life!
College Survival – Getting Ready for College contains everything you need to know about preparing for the next few years. With advice from deciding what to bring to your dorm room to the pitfalls of credit cards to the thrills of living on your own for the first time, you’ll be big man (or woman) on campus in no time.

The Healthy College CookbookFor nearly a decade, The Healthy College Cookbook has offered time-pressed, budget-crunched students a simple way to enjoy home cooking in their own small apartment kitchens or even dorm rooms. Written by students for students, the book offers hundreds of simple, healthful alternatives to dreary cafeteria fare. The first edition was so successful it returned to print 17 times.

college rulesCollege Rules

And You Thought Getting into College Was Hard . . .

Students who assume they can figure out college on the fly often learn things the hard way–they look back and think, “If only I’d known this from the start!” College Rules! will save you the time and trouble, setting you up for academic success from the get-go. Lesson #1: College is different from high school, and even those who were at the top of their class will need practical advice on how to successfully transition to college life. This updated and expanded third edition of College Rules! reveals strategies that aren’t taught in lectures