Career Transitions is an online career guidance center that walks users through the job-search process from beginning to end. It brings together all the tools needed to explore and take the leap to a new career. Career Transitions employs a step-by-step approach to help people: explore new career possibilities; assess their interests and experience; identify ways to improve their prospects, including networking and education; prepare for a job search; and search and apply for jobs. Includes resume and cover letter writing tools. Go to Career Transitions
The Great Courses
Continue your lifelong learning using these video lecture series taught by the top 1% of university professors and experts from the Ivy League and other renowned schools and institutions. Subjects range from photography to physics, astronomy to art, history to health, and more.
Live and on-demand classes, quick tip videos, and virtual reality wellness. Go to Learn It Live (via RBdigital)
Method Test Prep
A comprehensive online, self-paced ACT and SAT test preparation program. Go to Method Test Prep (via RBDigital)
Morningstar Investment Research Center
Morningstar Investment Research Center not only allows you to research stocks, mutual funds, and other investment tools but also provides guides and tutorials to help you sharpen your investment skills. Just click on the "Help & Education" tab once you are in the database. Go to Morningstar Investment Research Center
Practice Reading Skills with Read It! Read It!™ Helps students with a basic foundation in English grammar and reading who need adapted reading material for many subjects and is also a great tool for English Language Learners. Go to ReadIt!
Speak and understand a new language better. With 12 languages to choose from, including American Sign Language, Rocket Languages also features modules in Spanish and Chinese to learn English. Rocket Languages is perfect for the business or traveler learner, as well as extra practice for students. Go to Rocket Languages
Rosetta Stone offers libraries and their patrons the proven immersion method that more than 22,000 schools and 12,000 businesses have trusted for over 20 years. The award-winning interactive approach has been used by millions of learners around the world and now is accessible in the library or anywhere, anytime. Chose from 30 languages covering a wide range of cultural interests.
In response to COVID-19, EBSCO is providing free access to Rosetta Stone through June 30.
After clicking on the Go to Rosetta Stone link (above), enter your 14-digit MRSPL card number to sign in and then follow the steps to either initially create a Rosetta Stone account or to log in again to continue your language course. View logon instructions...
High quality, online courses covering a wide range of subjects to help you learn the skills needed to achieve your goals. Courses include lessons, exams, assignments, discussion boards and actual assessments of your progress to help you master the learning outcomes. Go to Universal Class
World Book Early Learning
World Book Online’s early childhood digital resource, is a child’s first encyclopedia, eBook, and introduction to core early concepts. With read-aloud across all functions, the 60 stories in “World of Reading” and “Trek’s Travels” tie learning together through videos, games, and printable activities. Go to World Book Early Learning