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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.