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Online Tutors 
Real help is just a mouse click away! These tutors can help with research, work through math problems, proofread papers and more. They are available every day from 2-10 pm. All subjects, all grade levels. Also in Spanish.

Check out NCKnows and have your questions answered by real librarians all day and all night.

NC Live
A collection of online services selected for public and academic libraries across North Carolina. Includes magazine and newspaper articles, poetry, encyclopedias and audio books

Current Events and Issues 

CQ Researcher
Original research reports covering political, social, environment, education, technology, and health issues. 

CQ Weekly Online
Complete and accurate reporting on the United States Congress. The CQ news team covers virtually every act of Congress, delivering nonpartisan news and analysis unavailable anywhere else. 


North Carolina History for Students
Local history in the North Carolina collection includes online resources such as the O'Henry portal and the Civil Rights Movement in Greensboro. In addition to local resources, there is a list of websites and resources librarians selected with the fourth-grade “North Carolina Notebook” project in mind.


With more than 4,000 courses available, Pronunciator has access to 80 languages. The languages range from Brazilian Portuguese to Mandarin Chinese. The language courses are available in English as well as 60 other languages. In addition, Pronunciator also provides ESL courses in 50 different languages to help you learn and improve English language skills.

Instant Immersion Spanish - Downloadable Audio
Designed to emulate everyday situations you may experience while in a foreign country. The new and improved Instant Immersion™ Spanish course fully prepares you for interaction among native Spanish speakers.


Faber Poetry Collection
A collection of poetry databases providing full text access to American, African-American and English poetry.

Magazines & Newspapers

Greensboro News & Record via Newsbank

ProQuest Newsstand 
Provides cover-to-cover full text for 23 national (US) and international newspapers, including USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor, The Washington Post, The Times (London), The Toronto Star, and more. Also provides abstracts and indexing for The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Christian Science Monitor and USA Today. 

ProQuest Central
Full text for nearly 1,850 publications, including more than 1,250 peer-reviewed journals. Indexing and abstracts are provided for the 3,250 journals in the collection. 1984 to present.


Access Science 

Test Preparation

Learning Express Library
An interactive database with more than 25 practice tests ranging from GED, SAT and ASVAB to standardized exams for students and professionals. 

Last updated: 12/23/2014 9:03:06 AM