- Homework Help: Interact with live tutors in math, science, reading/writing, social studies, PSAT/SAT, ACT, AP and state standardized tests.
- Skills-Building: Brush up or catch up on a subject or skill with a live tutor
- 24-Hour Writing Lab: Create a Brainfuse account and submit essays and other forms of writing for constructive feedback within one business day.
- 24/7 Homework Question Center: Create a Brainfuse account and submit homework questions to be answered within one business day. If you have a question that can be answered by your local library (questions about library hours, your account, library programs, etc) please contact your library directly.
- Adult Learning Center: Access a library of rich adult learning content (GED) and live, professional assistance in resume/cover letter writing, U.S. citizenship prep, MS Office Essential Skills Series, and more!
- Foreign Language Center /Spanish-Speaking Support: Live help for your Spanish homework.
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Learn from home
The library has a number of activation keys each of which permits free access from anywhere--a computer, smartphone, tablet or other mobile device--for two full weeks. You may request a key at the Adult Reference Desk or email your name and barcode to firstname.lastname@example.org to have an activation key and connection instructions emailed to you. For registered Emma Clark cardholders only.
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The Emma Clark Library also has a dedicated lynda.com workstation in the library that registered Emma Clark Library cardholders can use.
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