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HOMEWORK HELP GRADES 7-12

Tutor.com

Tutor.com provides live help for elementary through junior college students and adults from certified tutors in major subjects like math, science, social studies, English, or even assistance with your job search. Available from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. There is one-to-one help writing resumes and finding a job, and high-quality after-school help from expert tutors in more than 20 subjects to prepare students for college or just get through the evening’s assignment. The Skills Center Resource Library with thousands of vetted resource material for all content areas 24/7. Create an account to save your documents and refer to previous tutoring sessions.

 

World Book Online Reference Center

The premier online reference source-containing every article from the 22-volume print set plus thousands more from biography and news databases. With state-of-the-art multimedia, maps, editor- reviewed Web sites, and more. Access age-specific articles plus academic research material! Sign in using your library card number, located on the back of your library card. Includes access to World Book for Kids, Info. Center, Research Center and Spanish Language Encyclopedia.  

EBSCOHost Web

EBSCOhost includes an encyclopedia, thousands of magazine and journal articles, education resources, grade-level specific materials for schoolchildren, medical information and much, much more, EBSCOhost is very often the only database you need. EBSCO provides cloud-storage for your bookmarked articles, and allows you to email articles in addition to printing.

 

NewsBank

Search local, state, national and international news media for full-text articles with diverse source types including print and online newspapers, blogs, journals, newswires, broadcast transcripts and videos.  Explore a specific issues,  events or compare a wide variety of viewpoints on topics such as business, health, education, government, history, politics and more. Among the many newpapers covered by NewsBank, are The Philadelphia Inquirer (1981 - present), the Press of Atlantic City (1988 - Present) and USA Today (7/1/1987 - Present). Newsbank covers many news sources in  Pennsylvania,  New Jersey, Delaware and Florida.

Points of View Reference Center

Provides articles and information on specific topics, such as gun control, presidential elections, the death penalty, alternative medicine, etc., in order to help you support your stance on a particular issue or for you to determine your stance on an issue. Adds essay help if you are writing on the topic.

 

 

  

Mango Languages

Learn a new language in a fun, immersive way! Choose from Spanish, French, Italian, German, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, English for Spanish Speakers and Pirate (we arrrren't kidding). Mango Languages is completely self-paced because the time it takes to build fluency is different from person to person. Mango courses provide an introduction to language and culture through the acquisition of simple conversational skills. They focus on practical conversations while increasing vocabulary and grammar skills. Mango is intended to deliver conversational proficiency. Learn a new language and have fun doing it today! 

 

Transparent Language Online

WILL BE DISCONTINUED AS OF APRIL 30TH, 2015. We are now subscribing to Mango Languages, available under Language Resources and Education Resources.

Transparent Language is a powerful language-learning system (featuring over 70 languages) that uses flashcards to teach you a set of words or phrases. It is the fastest possible way to lock foreign words and phrases into your long-term memory. The program is easily operable, with your choice of depth: choose to learn necessary phrases and words for a specific trip or go forward with the program to learn an entirely new language!

 

Driving-Test.org New Jersey Drivers Education Program

Free, interactive drivers permit sample tests for the State of New Jersey provided by Driving-Test.org help you prepare for the real deal! Included are car tests, motorcycle tests, CDL (Commercial Drivers License) tests, plus car, motorcycle and CDL drivers manuals. An informative FAQ section with detailed answers to 100+ DMV-related questions wll help prepare you even further for how to obtain a drivers permit or license in New Jersey. New accessibility features make it easy for all users: The 'Read Aloud' toolbar (found in the footer of every page) includes tools that will allow users to hear selections read aloud, make them into MP3s, translate pages into other languages, magnify text, and mask sections of the screen for greater visibility. All our tests can now be read aloud for those with vision problems, ESL speakers, and those with learning disabilities, like dyslexics.

 

Literary Reference Center

Literary Reference Center features an expansive collection of author biographies, plot summaries & work overviews, full-text essays from leading publishers, literary reference books & monographs, cover-to-cover full text for literary magazines & journals, book reviews from the most prestigious publications, poems from hundreds of sources, short stories, classic texts, author interviews, and much more. In addition, Literary Reference Center includes Merriam Webster’s Encyclopedia of Literature, Beacham’s Research Guide to Biography and Criticism (six volumes), The Oxford Illustrated History of English Literature, The Literary Encyclopedia, all of MagillOnLiterature Plus and much more.

Novelist K-8

NoveList K-8 is an online readers' advisory tool aimed at elementary and middle school students. NoveList K-8 helps readers find new books based on books they've read or on topics in which they are interested. NoveList provides enhanced subject access to over 46,000 fiction titles and full-text book reviews or annotations from trusted sources. It also includes booktalks, picture book extenders, and Curricular Connections articles that will guide faculty to new titles and new ways for translating curriculum standards into classroom action.

Novelist

Novelist is a unique fiction database. Its purpose is to help you find new fiction by comparing books you have already read and enjoyed. Novelist also provides study guides, reading level appropriate material, book group discussion questions, author websites, book reviews, and more! 

 

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