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*[http://www.careers-internet.org/ Careers Internet Database (Username: 440w, Password: future)]
*[http://www.careers-internet.org/ Careers Internet Database (Username: 440w, Password: future)]
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*[http://www.sjcpl.org/research/ccount/click.php?id=105 Gale Testing and Education Database] contains sample tests for many professions and for the SAT, ACT, GED, GRE, MCAT, LSAT and more.
*For a list of education magazines available at SJCPL, please see our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php/Magazine_Titles_by_Subject#Education Magazine Titles by Subject] guide.
*For a list of education magazines available at SJCPL, please see our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php/Magazine_Titles_by_Subject#Education Magazine Titles by Subject] guide.
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*Please search for '''local scholarships''' in [http://www2.sjcpl.lib.in.us/cc/findrecords.php?-link=Search%20Community%20Connection%20Records Community Connection] or look at our '''local scholarships binder''' on the Education table in the reference area of the Main Library.
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*[http://www.libraryforlife.org/contact/ Ask a Librarian] at St. Joseph County Public Library for research assistance.
*[http://www.libraryforlife.org/contact/ Ask a Librarian] at St. Joseph County Public Library for research assistance.
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*Our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/kids/ Storytimes]
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*Our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/reference/ Reference Department] offers beginning level [http://www.libraryforlife.org/classes/ computer classes].
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*Our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/los/ Literacy & Outreach Services Department] offers math tutoring, GED classes, and English language practice.
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*Our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/los/ Literacy & Outreach Services Department] offers '''math tutoring''', '''GED classes''', and '''English language conversation'''.
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*[http://www.libraryforlife.org/kids/ Storytimes]
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=='''Local School and Organizations'''==
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=='''Local Education Resources'''==
*[http://www.sbcsc.k12.in.us/AR_WEB/index.html Accelerated Reader Lists for South Bend Community School Corporation primary and intermediate centers]
*[http://www.sbcsc.k12.in.us/AR_WEB/index.html Accelerated Reader Lists for South Bend Community School Corporation primary and intermediate centers]
*[http://mustang.doe.state.in.us/SEARCH/s3.cfm?county=71 Area Schools]
*[http://mustang.doe.state.in.us/SEARCH/s3.cfm?county=71 Area Schools]
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*Please see our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php/Computer_Classes Computer classes subject guide] for information on community classes.
*[http://StJosephChamberINCOC.weblinkconnect.com/CWT/EXTERNAL/WCPAGES/WCDirectory/Directory.aspx?CategoryID=30&Title=Colleges+and+Universities&AdKeyword=Colleges+and+Universities Area Colleges & Universities]
*[http://StJosephChamberINCOC.weblinkconnect.com/CWT/EXTERNAL/WCPAGES/WCDirectory/Directory.aspx?CategoryID=30&Title=Colleges+and+Universities&AdKeyword=Colleges+and+Universities Area Colleges & Universities]
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*[http://www.stjoereads.org/ St. Joseph County Literacy Council]
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*[http://www.ncinreads.org The Literacy Council of North Central Indiana]
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=='''State Education Resources'''==
 
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*[http://dc.doe.in.gov/Standards/AcademicStandards/PrintLibrary/index.shtml Indiana Academic Standards]
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=='''Indiana Education Resources'''==
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*[http://www.doe.state.in.us/ Indiana Department of Education]
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'''General Resources'''
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*[http://dc.doe.in.gov/Standards/AcademicStandards/PrintLibrary/readinglist.shtml Indiana Department of Education reading lists]
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*[https://learningconnection.doe.in.gov/Standards/PrintLibrary.aspx Indiana Academic Standards]
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*[http://www.doe.in.gov/ Indiana Department of Education]
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*[https://learningconnection.doe.in.gov/Standards/PrintLibrary.aspx Indiana Department of Education reading lists]:  scroll down to Related Documents
*[http://www.icn.org/ Indiana College Network]
*[http://www.icn.org/ Indiana College Network]
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=='''Citing Sources'''==
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'''ISTEP+ Resources'''
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*[http://www2.liu.edu/cwis/cwp/library/workshop/citation.htm Citation Style for Research Papers]
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*[http://www.doe.in.gov/achievement/assessment/istep-grades-3-8 ISTEP+ blueprints]
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*[http://citationmachine.net/ Son of a Citation Machine]
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*[http://www.askrose.org/index.php/students/resources/istep ISTEP+ practice]
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=='''College & Career Planning Databases and Websites'''==
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'''Scholarships and Financial Aid'''
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*[http://www.braintrack.com/ BrainTrack College & University Directory]
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*[http://www.in.gov/ssaci Indiana State Student Assistance Commission]
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*[http://www.educationdegrees.org Educationdegrees.org (Teaching Education & Career Information)]
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*[http://www.triptocollege.org/ Indiana Youth Institute Trip to College]
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*[http://www.bls.gov/OCO Occupational Outlook Handbook Online]
 
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*[http://online.onetcenter.org O*NET Online]
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=='''Internet Resources'''==
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*[http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/cool/ U.S. Dept. of Education College Search]
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'''Citing Sources'''
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=='''Computer Classes'''==
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*[http://www2.liu.edu/cwis/cwp/library/workshop/citation.htm Citation Style for Research Papers]
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*Our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/reference/ Reference Department] offers beginning level [http://www.libraryforlife.org/classes/ computer classes].
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*[http://citationmachine.net/ Son of a Citation Machine]
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*Please see our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php/Computer_Classes Computer classes subject guide] for information on community classes.
 
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'''College & Career Planning Databases and Websites'''
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=='''Home Schooling'''==
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*[http://www.braintrack.com/ BrainTrack College & University Directory]
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*For home schooling resources, please see SJCPL's [http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php/Homeschooling Homeschooling subject guide]
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*[http://www.educationdegrees.org Educationdegrees.org (Teaching Education & Career Information)]
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*[http://www.bls.gov/OCO Occupational Outlook Handbook Online]
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=='''ISTEP+ Resources'''==
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*[http://online.onetcenter.org O*NET Online]
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*[http://learnoas.ctb.com/ISTEP Experience ISTEP+ online] practice tests
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*[http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/cool/ U.S. Dept. of Education College Search]
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*[http://www.doe.in.gov/achievement/assessment/istep-grades-3-8 ISTEP+ blueprints]
 
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*[http://askrose.org/students.php?section=istep_practice ISTEP+ practice] from Homework Hotline
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'''Home Schooling'''
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*For home schooling resources, please see SJCPL's [http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php/Homeschooling Homeschooling subject guide]
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=='''Language Learning'''==
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'''Language Learning'''
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Please see our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php/Language Language Subject Guide] for a wide variety of language learning resources.
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*Please see our [http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php/Language Language Subject Guide] for a wide variety of language learning resources.
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=='''National/International Education Resources'''==
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'''National/International Education Resources'''
*[http://www.kids.gov/ Kids.gov]
*[http://www.kids.gov/ Kids.gov]
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=='''Online Non-Credit Classes (Free)'''==
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'''Online Degree Programs'''
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*[http://www.braintrack.com/online-colleges Braintrack Online Degree Programs]
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*[http://www.nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator College Navigator]: Note--click on "more search options" and, under "extended learning opportunities" check off "distance only"
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*[http://www.usnews.com/education/online-education Online Education from U.S. News]
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*[http://edu.monsterlearning.com Monster Learning]
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'''Online Non-Credit Classes (Free)'''
*[http://www.academicearth.org Academic Earth]
*[http://www.academicearth.org Academic Earth]
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*[https://www.coursera.org coursera]
*[http://education-portal.com/articles/Colleges_and_Universities_that_Offer_Free_Courses_Online.html Education-Portal.com]
*[http://education-portal.com/articles/Colleges_and_Universities_that_Offer_Free_Courses_Online.html Education-Portal.com]
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=='''Resources for Teachers'''==
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'''Resources for Teachers'''
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*[http://www.discoveryeducation.com/teachers/index.cfm?campaign=flyout_teachers Discovery Education]
*[http://www.edutopia.org Edutopia]
*[http://www.edutopia.org Edutopia]
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=='''Scholarship and Financial Aid Websites'''==
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'''Scholarship and Financial Aid Websites'''
*[http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/ FAFSA Online Application]
*[http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/ FAFSA Online Application]
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*[http://www.in.gov/ssaci Indiana State Student Assistance Commission]
 
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*[http://www.triptocollege.org/ Indiana Youth Institute Trip to College]
 
*[http://www.ed.gov/finaid/landing.jhtml U.S. Dept. of Education Financial Aid]
*[http://www.ed.gov/finaid/landing.jhtml U.S. Dept. of Education Financial Aid]
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*Please search for local scholarships in [http://www2.sjcpl.lib.in.us/cc/findrecords.php?-link=Search%20Community%20Connection%20Records Community Connection] or look at our local scholarships binder on the Education table in the reference area of the Main Library.
 
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=='''Special Needs'''==
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'''Special Needs'''
*[http://intra.isbrockets.org/public/ Indiana School for the Blind]
*[http://intra.isbrockets.org/public/ Indiana School for the Blind]

Revision as of 18:52, 10 January 2013

Contents

SJCPL Education Information

Library Resources

  • Please search for local scholarships in Community Connection or look at our local scholarships binder on the Education table in the reference area of the Main Library.


Library Services

  • Ask a Librarian at St. Joseph County Public Library for research assistance.


Local Education Resources


Indiana Education Resources

General Resources


ISTEP+ Resources


Scholarships and Financial Aid


Internet Resources

Citing Sources


College & Career Planning Databases and Websites


Home Schooling


Language Learning


National/International Education Resources


Online Degree Programs

  • College Navigator: Note--click on "more search options" and, under "extended learning opportunities" check off "distance only"


Online Non-Credit Classes (Free)

  • Udemy: many classes are free on this site, but some require payment.


Resources for Teachers


Scholarship and Financial Aid Websites


Special Needs

Personal tools