Teen & Adult Resources

HeritageQuest® Online
 Is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids. It delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources with coverage dating back to the 1700s that can help people find their ancestors and discover a place’s past. Remote users log in with their library card numbers.

 

learniing-express-library3LearningExpress Library 3.0

Whatever your learning goal, Learning Express Library’s resources will help you succeed.

A free service from the Galeton Public Library

 

school-centerEasy-to-Use Online Resources

  • Improve your basic math, reading and writing skills fast online
  • Math, reading, and writing tutorials
  • Learn about in-demand careers
  • Prepare for occupational exams
  • ACT®, SAT*, AP* test preparation
  • Prepare for the GED® test …and much more!
  • Tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks. Visit the School Center to get started

LearningExpress Library 3.0

 

POWER Library
POWER

  • One Stop Shop for all your research needs – Save time everything in one spot.
  • Get answers to your questions with Chat with a Librarian
  • Find e-resources all in one place and login with an eCard

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Kahn Academy
khan-logo-vertical-transparentIs a not-for-profit with the goal of providing a free world-class education to anyone, anywhere.

All of the site’s resources are available to anyone, completely free of charge. Their library of over thousands of videos covers math, science topics such as biology, chemistry, and physics, and even reaches into the humanities with videos on finance, history and SAT preparation. Each video is a short digestible chunk, approximately 10 minutes long, and especially designed for viewing on the computer.

All of the site’s resources are available to anyone. It doesn’t matter if you are a student, teacher, home-schooler, principal, adult returning to the classroom after 20 years, or a friendly alien just trying to get a leg up in earthly biology. The Khan Academy’s materials and resources are available to you completely free of charge.
How the  Kahn Academy works.

 

College Board

College Board.com : register for the SAT’s, Get connected to your college. Find official college planning and preparation tools to help you succeed. Visit the College Board website – your inside source. See Kahn Academy below for video SAT preparation help free of charge.

Educational Portal

Education Portal has launched some exciting new programs to help students learn more efficiently, earn their degrees on time and save money on their education. Take free online courses packed with fun & engaging video lessons.

How it Works: No registration or login needed. Watch fun & engaging lessons taught by world-class educators. When ready, pass an exam and earn real college credit (optional) that is accepted by 2,900 colleges. Learn how simple it is.

900 free online educational videos at Educational Portal : The collection of free online video resources cover 21 different course topics from English literature to calculus to macroeconomics . The 5-10 minute videos are taught by subject matter experts and designed to make even the most complex topics easy and accessible. Catalog of all courses

TutaPoint.Com

Free online Algebra and Geometry video instruction on

  • Pre-Algebra (Essential Math Skills)
    (Finding prime factorization, identifying fractions from a shaded region, finding smallest common denominators, converting decimals to fractions, converting fractions to decimals, adding and subtracting decimals, order of operations, finding least common multiples, and more)
  • Algebra 1
    (Basic graphic skills, Solving one – step equations algebraically, Understanding Solving Equations, Finding x- and y- intercept,  Solving % word problems, Indirect variation, and more)
  • Algebra 2
    (Find the solution of systems of linear equations by graphing, Find the solution of systems of linear equations using matrices, Introduction to Conic Sections, Identifying a parabola, Evaluating logarithms, Operations with logarithms, Solving equations involving absolute value, and more)
  • Geometry
    (Finding the distance between two points, Pythagorean Theorem, Line relationships – parallel, perpendicular, and skew,  Vertical and Alternate angles, Consecutive Angles, Applications of linear and angular relationships, Perimeter and Circumference, and more)

This is a commercial site that charges for online tutoring but the above link will take you to  videos you can watch for no charge. You don’t need to register to watch the free videos.