Education & Jobs
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 Education & Jobs
Live, professional assistance in résumé/cover letter writing, career coaching, GED and U.S. Citizenship test prep, college placement prep, Microsoft Office Essential Skills series and more. 

Axis 360
School and reference eBooks, for children and teens.
Full and part time jobs available with Broward County.
Information and statistics about the nation's sixth largest school district. Available in Creole, Portuguese and Spanish.

You've got homework and we've got help for you. Free, interactive tutoring in math, science, social studies and English for students in Grades K-12, introductory college levels and Adult Learners. Available every day: 2-11:55PM. Assistance in these subjects is also available in Spanish.

Section of Broward Public Schools website that allows parents and guardians to access their child's student information on topics such as attendance, academic and assignment history, marking period grades, schedules and test scores.

Complete, guided, self-paced application that walks you through the process - take stock of the current situation, assess strengths and interests, explore new opportunities, improve chances of getting a job and finally take the plunge and pursue the next opportunity.

Full text for over 500 reference books covering art, biography, business, conversions, dictionaries, encyclopedias, food, geography, history, language, law, literature, medicine, music, philosophy, psychology, quotations, religion, science, social sciences, and technology.  ​To access, obtain an NSU E-Card and then log in with your BCL card.*

Journal articles and reports in education compiled by the U.S. Department of Education.  Coverage: 1966 - current. Updated: Monthly. 

Search magazines, books, newspapers and more.  Resources for all age groups and a wide variety of subjects.

Gale Virtual Reference Library (from Broward County Library)
Encyclopedias and specialized reference sources in e-book format. New for 2015: Peterson's college and test prep guides, including ASVAB, GED, GMAT, SAT, and more.

Online reference library with more than 65 full text reference books. Includes business plan handbooks, specialized encyclopedias, and directories. Topics include business, education, social sciences, sciences, humanities, and more. Coverage: Varies by title. 1995 - current. ​ To access, obtain an NSU E-Card and then log in with your BCL card.*

Educational and fun websites selected by librarians. Sites chosen are easy to navigate, have clearly identified authoring sources, and create unique, interactive experiences for kids.

Free tutoring and skills-building for K-12, college and adult learners. 24/7 access to skills assessments and sample tests. LIVE help and test prep aligned to Florida standardized tests, SAT/ACT/GED, English/Language Arts, Foreign Language Lab, Writing Lab, Math (algebra to calculus), Science, and Social Studies. Includes the Adult Learning Center for help with GED and U.S. Citizenship tests, writing a résumé and cover letter, and learning Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint). Live assistance available every day: 2-11PM. Available in Spanish. 

On-demand access to LIVE, expert coaches for every stage of your job search. Live interview coaching and interview toolbox, career resources - including personality and career assessments, and expert résumé assistance. Includes the Adult Learning Center for help with GED and U.S. Citizenship tests, writing a résumé and cover letter, and learning Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint). Live assistance available every day: 2-11PM.

Lynda.com​Nova Southeastern University library (resource)  Online platform for learning business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. ​To access, obtain an NSU E-Card and then log in with your BCL card.* 

Contains eBooks in a variety of subjects including: science, sociology, business, technology, education, literature and more. Up to three users may access the same title simultaneously and many of the titles are downloadable. Need help downloading eBooks? Try this guide!  ​To access, obtain an NSU E-Card and then log in with your BCL card.*

Kids can find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.
Reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world, includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.

Career information and expected employment prospects for many job positions from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Online courses for the lifelong pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. Over 500 Courses available, everything from ABC's of Algebra to Yoga 101.
   
 Language Instruction
Online international language courses produced by the British Broadcasting Corporation with primary emphasis on instruction for the business and tourist traveler. Instructional materials include books, audio, video and web tutorials.
Instruction in Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. 
Includes 30 languages with core lessons to build reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills.  Focused activities to refine grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, and more. Rosetta Stone is accessible from anywhere and the mobile apps help learners to reinforce language learning on the go.
   
 Testing & Tutoring
Provides LIVE chat and other assistance for students, job seekers and adult learners. See listings Adult Learning Center, HelpNow and JobNow for additional details, and click those links to access the services.
You've got homework and we've got help for you. Free, interactive tutoring in math, science, social studies and English for students in Grades K-12, introductory college levels and Adult Learners. Available every day: 2-11:55PM. Available in Spanish.
Free DMV Permit Practice Tests for Learner Drivers.

Free tutoring and skills-building for K-12, college and adult learners. 24/7 access to skills assessments and sample tests. LIVE help and test prep aligned to Florida standardized tests, SAT/ACT/GED, English/Language Arts, Foreign Language Lab, Writing Lab, Math (algebra to calculus), Science, and Social Studies. Includes the Adult Learning Center for help with GED and U.S. Citizenship tests, writing a résumé and cover letter, and learning Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint). Live assistance available every day: 2-11 PM. Available in Spanish.

Comprehensive GED study guide to help you improve your scores with a blend of hands-on exercises, subject reviews and test taking strategies. Inside you'll find: Five full-length practice tests, including access to two online, all with detailed answer explanations - Helpful reviews of all subjects, with sample questions and answers to boost test preparation efforts - A word list to improve GED test vocabulary - Valuable details on the GED test structure, scoring and passing requirements.

Detailed information on colleges, universities, private secondary schools, specialty programs, and scholarships. Practice tests and test prep for numerous academic, civil service, and licensing tests such as – AP, GED, PSAT/SAT/ACT, ASVAB, Law Enforcement, Fire Fighter, Postal, Cosmetology, Medical Assisting/NCLEX-PN & RN, U.S. Citizenship. A résumé builder and career assessment tools are also included. Individual registration is required for test prep, eBook, and scholarship search.  ​To access, obtain an NSU E-Card and then log in with your BCL card.*
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*NSU/Nova Southeastern University, BCL/Broward County Library
 

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