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Laredo Public Library Databases

CollegeSource Online (remote access available)
College Source Online is a virtual library covering 37,519 college catalogs and over 31,500,000 course descriptions. Full catalogs with cover-to-cover, original page format with 2-year, 4-year, graduate, professional and international schools are available. It also provides links to test preparation sites, educational and library professional associations, career resources, financial aid resources, and links to state departments of education.

Facts on File/Science Online (remote access available)
Facts On File is one of America’s leading publishers of print and online reference materials for the school and library market. Known to librarians worldwide as "the Information Publisher," Facts On File has been publishing quality reference titles since 1941. Our list has grown to more than 1,300 titles and spans a multitude of subject areas such as U.S. history, world history, language and literature, science and technology, careers, social issues, and many others. Our publishing program covers five reading levels: elementary (grades 3-6), middle school (grades 6-8), high school (grades 9-12), college/academic, and general adult. (remote access available)
LearningExpress Library is a comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons—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.

TexShare Databases (remote access available/id&password)
The TSEL is a program of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.  This resource contains links to TexShare databases with many areas of interest including: general information and periodicals, homework and education, history and genealogy, health and medical, business resources, and books and literature.  The TSEL contains over 70 online resources selected exclusively for the Laredo Public Library, including resources in Spanish.

Typing Tutor (remote access available)
Typing tutor is the leading FREE Typing Tutor on the Internet to help you master the skills of touch typing. There is a FREE Online typing test, online lessons and typing tutorial.


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