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Resource of the Month: Universal Class

Improve math and language skills, learn about computers, or even learn how to face paint, with Universal Class through your library!

Choose from over 500 online continuing education courses in a wide variety of subjects, and take them at your own pace, for FREE! You can even watch videos and view course content without formally taking the course. 

For more information view our Universal Class presentation (9/25/17)

  1. General
  2. Language & Reading
  3. Biography & History
  4. Science & Math
  • Explora for Children - Explora for children  (grades k-5) is a research tool that enables a quick search of articles, essays, and primary source documents including journals, abstracts, magazines, newspapers, encyclopedias, dictionaries, books, biographies, and historical essays.
  • Explora for Teens - This resource for teens (grades 6-12) includes full-text articles from magazines, newspapers, reference books and encyclopedias, biographies, country reports, primary documents, TV and radio news transcripts, and a dictionary.
  • NewsBank  - Search current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, government, sports and more from 2,400 U.S. newspapers (includes the Concord Monitor and Union Leader).
  • EbscoHost - Children's / YA - Students are able to access full text magazine articles from more than 700 popular magazines, pamphlets, reference books, and primary documents. There is an image collection of more than 200,000 photographs, maps, and flags. This resource is composed of Primary Search, for elementary grades; Middle Search for middle school students; and MAS Ultra for high school students.
  • ALA Great Websites for Kids - A collection of helpful websites for homework in all subject areas.