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  • Books & Reading

    • AR List/Read the Books
      Sort and search your school’s Accelerated Reader list. Click the “Check the Catalog” button to find and reserve a title in the Jessamine County Public Library catalog.

    • NoveList Plus logoNoveList Plus
      Find suggestions on what to read next. If you are logging in from home, enter your library card number as your password.

  • Find Articles

    • KYVL logoThe following databases are provided by the Kentucky Virtual Library (KYVL). Contact the Information Desk e-mail or call 859-885-3523 for user name and password information.

    • ehost150EBSCOhost
      Search one or several of EBSCOhosts’ many databases for full-text articles or abstracts in a variety of topics such as business, health and medicine, sociology, and education.

    • explora_web_buttonExplora
      Find articles using easy-to-browse categories organized by topic. Topic overviews provide a good place to start your research.

    • grolieronline-logoGrolier Online Passport 
      Explore encyclopedias with interactive timelines, maps, and photographs.

    • kidssearchKids Search 
      Designed especially for youth in grades K-8. Search magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc.

    • Student Research Center LogoStudent Research Center 
      Designed for students in grades 6 through 12. Search magazines, newspapers, biographies, country reports, and videos.

  • Languages

    • Transparent Language Online logoTransparent Language Online 
      Transparent Language Online offers lessons in over 80 languages and includes courses in English as a Second Language. Create an account to get started.


    • Websites
    • Duolingo
      Learn Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, and English with this free, ad-free website and app that feels like a game. An independent study found that using Duolingo for 34 hours is equivalent to taking a semester-long college course.

    • Open Culture
      A comprehensive list of links to free language learning podcasts, videos, and websites. Includes links for 40 languages.

  • Tutoring

    • Tutor.com logoTutor.com 
      Get live, one-to-one help in math, science, social studies, and English everyday from 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. For students in kindergarten through college introduction courses. To login, enter your 7 digit library card number or the site code. To find out what the site code is, contact the Information Desk at 859-885-3523 or via email.