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  • ERIC (EBSCOhost) 

    (Educational Resources Information Center) -- Over 800,000 references to thousands of educational topics. Includes journal articles, books, theses, curricula, conference papers, and standards and guidelines.

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  • Estudiantil Hallazhgos en Linea 

    Spanish speakers and students of Spanish can benefit from the clear, concise information in Estudiantil Hallazhgos, World Book`s intermediate Spanish-language encyclopedia.

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  • GED Information

    Answers questions and provides forms for taking the GED test from the Ohio Department of Education.

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  • Job & Career Accelerator™ (Learn-A-Test)

    Job & Career Accelerator™ was replaced by Workforce Skills for 21st Century Success and will not be available after June 30. JCA accounts will not transfer to Workforce Skills however you will be able to complete your work on JCA until June 30.

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  • LearningExpress Library 

    LearningExpress Library provides an interactive online collection of practice tests and tutorial courses to help students and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. You`ll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. Tests include: GED Prep, College Prep including SAT and ACT, Grad School Entrance, Military, Nursing, Real Estate, Law Enforcement, US Citizenship, Civil Service and much more. Use the Job & Career Accelerator™ for comprehensive job searching.

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  • Mango Languages

    This resource offers courses in 12 different languages. Each lesson uses real-life situations and dialog to teach actual conversation skills. There are 100 lessons per language covering beginning topics such as introductions, travel, and seeking assistance. Lessons are self-paced and include some grammar and cultural notes. The use of Mango requires Adobe Flash Player 9.

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  • Occupational Outlook Handbook

    Hundreds of job descriptions, including education requirements and salary information. 

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  • Ohio Means Jobs

    A free website that connects employers and Ohio job-seekers.

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  • Professional Development Collection (for Educators)

    Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 550 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports. Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world.

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  • Public School Statistics

    Statistics from all the nations' school districts from the National Center for Education Statistics. Also useful for finding Magnet Schools, Charter Schools, and schools offering special programs. 

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  • Vocational and Career Collection

    Vocational & Career Collection is designed for vocational and technical libraries servicing high schools, community colleges, trade institutions, and the general public. This collection provides full text coverage for more than 350 trade and industry-related periodicals.

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  • Workforce Skills for 21st Century Success

    Workforce Skills for 21st Century Success provides resources to boost basic workplace and job search skills and prepare job seekers for advanced occupational training. This interactive, self-paced learning approach allows job seekers to learn at their convenience.

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