This service offers live online tutoring, test preparation, writing assistance, Microsoft Office Help, and other services designed to help adults acquire critical and marketable academic skills. Tutors are available Monday through Sunday from 1 - 10 PM.
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In-depth information about the American Revolution that students and researchers need for class assignments and reports.
Use this service for homework assistance via the Internet. English as well as Spanish speaking-tutors are available Monday through Sunday from 1-10 PM for one-on-one assistance in a wide variety of subjects.
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Documents the African American experience from the arrival of the first slave ship to the death of Frederick Douglass, and demonstrates how all aspects of American culture, history, and national identity have been profoundly influenced by African Americans.
Information on animals and plants representing the range of species facing extinction.
This database provides articles containing clear, complete information on genetic disorders, including conditions, tests, procedures, treatments, and therapies. Please note: Information provided in this database should not be viewed as a means for self-diagnosis or as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment.
Step back in time... trace your family history or discover the history of your local community!
Covers evolution in detail and explores it from a scientific viewpoint. Includes comprehensive coverage of recent ideas and discoveries in the field of evolution.
This new supplement explores all aspects of extinctions and extinct life. Entries are written by nationally renowned subject experts specializing in zoology, paleontology, and environmental science.
Written for students and general researchers, this encyclopedia disseminates knowledge of and love for animals through illustrated scientific articles.
Animals are grouped by major classifications: sponges, corals, jellyfishes, segmented worms, crustaceans and mollusks, insects, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. This student edition includes an overview with photos and illustrations.
Your virtual career center.
Use this service to help you find a job. Live tutors are available Monday through Sunday from 1-10 PM for one-on-one assistance in a wide variety of topics related to finding a job, writing a winning resume, and interview coaching.
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An interactive online learning platform for:
Also find self guided help with reading, writing, and math. New users will be asked to create a user name and password when they first access the resources.
Los recursos para Hispanohablantes del Learning Express Library incluye recursos para:
Available from JSTOR, Mathematics Magazine offers lively, readable, and appealing exposition on a wide range of mathematical topics.
An encyclopedia for students containing information about science and scientists that also includes science games, puzzles, and brain teasers.
Covers more than 75 North American species from across the branches of the animal family. Provides recent information about changes in endangerment status and wildlife recovery programs, focusing on developments reported by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services.
Browse our library catalog's holdings using this handy finding aid created by SCCLD librarians.
A gateway offering users the ability to access and cross-search multiple music reference resources in one location. Contains the Grove Music Online, as well as The Oxford Dictionary of Music, and The Oxford Companion to Music. Note: Through a partnership with Sibelius notation software, over 500 of Grove's musical examples are now available in sound as well as annotated examples. To listen, a small software plug-in called Scorch is required. Scorch is not yet loaded on public workstations in the library and can only be loaded by an administrator.
Presents entries written by the world's leading mathematicians. Introduces basic mathematical tools and vocabulary, traces the development of modern mathematics, explains essential terms and concepts, examines core ideas in major areas of mathematics, describes the achievements of scores of famous mathematicians, and explores the impact of mathematics on other disciplines such as biology, finance, and music.
Pronunciator es una manera divertida y fácil de aprender cualquiera de los 80 idiomas disponibles. ¡Regístrese gratis y empiece a aprender a su propio ritmo!
This database covers major psychological theories and discusses the people who developed them.
Teaches the essential concepts for elementary school science instruction. Topics include the basic objects in the sky, life-cycles, and properties of earth materials to the more advanced, structures of living systems, forces and motion, and science technology.
Full-text versions of the following Salem Press titles owned by the library:
Full-text versions of:
Presents a broad range of scientific and mathematical disciplines through definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments.
Online version of the popular magazine Scientific American. Updated monthly, the magazine features articles by scientists -- many of who are Nobel Prize winners -- and top journalists in all fields of science and technology.
The eBook collection includes beautifully illustrated and engaging non-fiction titles from several well-known series, including Animal Lives, Building Blocks of Mathematics, Building Blocks of Science, Early Peoples, Explore the Universe, Inventions and Discoveries, Learning Ladders, Living Green, and Trek’s Travels.