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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 Find suggestions on what to read next. If you are logging in from home, enter your library card number as your password.
- The 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.
- EBSCOhost 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 Find articles using easy-to-browse categories organized by topic. Topic overviews provide a good place to start your research.
- Grolier Online Passport Explore encyclopedias with interactive timelines, maps, and photographs.
- Kids Search Designed especially for youth in grades K-8. Search magazines, reference books, photos, flags, etc.
- Student Research Center Designed for students in grades 6 through 12. Search magazines, newspapers, biographies, country reports, and videos.
- Transparent 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.
- 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.
- Learning Express Library Free online test preparation tools, skill-building materials, and career resources. For grades 4 and up.To create your account, click “Register.” Use the links below for specific grade levels.
- » School Center (Grades 4-12) » High School Equivalency Center (GED prep) » College Prep Center (SAT, ACT, AP, and PSAT/NMSQT) » College Center (For academic skills and graduate school admissions exams)
- Tutor.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.