Education & Jobs
Education & Jobs
Career Transitions   Universal Class   Broward e-tutor: Tutoring & Job Coaching 

Education & Jobs | Language Instruction | Testing & Tutoring
 
 Education & Jobs
 
Adult Learning Center from BrainFuse

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.

Broward County Jobs 
Full and part time jobs available with Broward County.

Broward County Public Schools
Information and statistics about the nation's sixth largest school district. Available in Creole, Portuguese and Spanish.

Broward e-tutor​
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.

Broward School's Virtual Counselor
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.

Florida Electronic Library (resource)Career Transitions

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.

Nova Southeastern University library (resource)Credo Reference
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.*

Florida Electronic Library (resource)ERIC via Florida Electronic Library
Journal articles and reports in education compiled by the U.S. Department of Education.  Coverage: 1966 - current. Updated: Monthly. 

Florida Electronic Library (resource)Florida Electronic Library
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.

Nova Southeastern University library (resource)Gale Virtual Reference Library
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.*

Great Web Sites for Kids - ALA
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.

HelpNow from BrainFuse

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. 

JobNow from BrainFuse
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.* 

Nova Southeastern University library (resource)MyiLibrary

Contains over 30,000 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.*

NoveList K-8 Plus
Kids can find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.
NoveList Plus
Reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world, includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Career information and expected employment prospects for many job positions from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Universal Class
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
 
BBC Languages
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.

Language Learning Library
Instruction in Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. 

Rosetta Stone
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
 
BrainFuse
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.

Broward e-tutor
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.

Driving-Tests.org
Free DMV Permit Practice Tests for Learner Drivers.

HelpNow from BrainFuse
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.

Florida Electronic Library (resource)Master the GED Test, 28th edition
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.

Nova Southeastern University library (resource)Testing & Education Reference Center
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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