LearningExpress library is a useful tool for people of all ages. A variety of both study tools and skill building exercises, designed to prepare individuals for a number of tests and career paths, are available to Chemung County Library District patrons, free of charge, via this electronic resource.
School-aged children can access tools designed to improve their reading, writing, and math skills. For students preparing for college, the site has a variety of practice tests including (but not limited to): ACT, AP, and SAT. Individuals interested in getting their GED can access practice tests and study guides on the site.
If you’re looking to start a new career, you might benefit from checking out the “Job Search & Workplace Skills” section of the site. This section includes information that will assist you in creating resumes and tips for successful job interviews.
Another career-related section of this resource includes practice versions of tests required for licensing and certification for a variety of occupations. For example, if you are preparing for the Corrections Officer Exam, click the “Jobs & Careers” option from the menu on the left hand side of the Learning Express main-page. From the new menu that appears, click on “Law Enforcement” to expand the menu choices. Next, click on “Corrections Officer Exam Preparation”. You now have access to the Corrections Officer Exam study tools.
Other sections of this site include: resources for adults who are looking to brush up on general skills (such as math, reading, and grammar), U.S. Citizenship preparation tools, and skill building resources for Spanish speakers (including GED preparation in Spanish).
To access this resource from our website, click on the “reference” link on the menu bar and select “electronic databases”. From here, the link to Learning Express can be found in the center of the page. You will need your library card number to register for a free user account at Learning Express Library (type your library card number in the space for user name when registering for an account).