Britannica Learning Zone

Interactive learning modules for pre-kindergarten through grade 2. Includes drawing, reading, games, and geographical exploration.

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Britannica School - Elementary

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Britannica School - Middle

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Britannica School - High

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Ramsey County LawHelp

Ramsey County LawHelp is a collaboration of libraries and nonprofit legal aid organizations serving Ramsey County, Minnesota. It provides information about self-help legal resources available to Ramsey County residents, links to nonprofit legal aid and court programs serving Ramsey County, and workshops and other resources available at your local library.

New York Times (1980 to current)

Access New York times (1980 - current).


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Minnesota Reflections

A collection of images and documents from historical societies, public libraries, special archives, universities, and colleges that depict the history of Minnesota.

Access Minnesota Reflections.

http://reflections.mndigital.org/

Technology Literacy Collaborative

The Technology Literacy Collaborative is a network of digital inclusion supporters committed to sharing best practices, advocating for technology and digital literacy skills and access, and promoting collaborative efforts. The site lists community technology centers where you can find free Internet access, computers, software, and perhaps assistance and instruction.

OnGuard Online

Information from the U.S. federal government on how to avoid scams, secure your computer, protect kids, and be smart online. Includes information on phishing, viruses, cookies, video games, securing your wireless network, keeping your laptop safe, and more.

Northstar Online Digital Literacy Assessment

Online, self-guided modules to assess basic computer digital literacy standards and modules in six main areas: Basic Computer Use, Internet, Windows Operating System, Mac OS, Email, and Word Processing (using Microsoft Word).

When individuals pass the assessments at approved sites, they can obtain the Northstar Digital Literacy Certificate. This provides a credential for employment. There is no cost to complete the online assessments.