Study and Practice for Tests Online

You can study for and practice tests online, free with your library card! The Learning Express Library gives you access to nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and e-books. Resources cover job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science, career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school…
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Top 5 Resources for History Day

Every Year, National History Day challenges thousands of middle and high school students to engage in historical research. There is a theme each year, and this year’s theme is Triumph and Tragedy in History. The Saint Paul Public Library has several useful resources to get your History Day project started and take you all the…
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SPPL and The Guthrie Celebrate the 200th Anniversary of Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein”

Seeing Frankenstein Through the Eyes of a Guthrie Dramaturg Editor's Note: Dramaturgs have been the mainstays of theater for centuries — and for good reason. The amount of reading and research required to understand a play’s script (text) and the world it was written in (context) is staggering, especially when it relates to a novel published…
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Free eBooks Available from Foundation Center

Free eBooks are now available from the Foundation Center on topics such as fundraising, nonprofit boards, nonprofit law, proposal writing, etc. A library card is not required. Just go to the Foundation Center’s library catalog, the Catalog of Nonprofit Literature, and create an account. This will generate a 6-digit library card. Users are limited to…
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Cool Tips for Your RBDigital Magazines and Audiobooks App

E-audiobooks and downloadable magazines are available to you free with your library card through RBDigital. Apps are available for iOS, Android, and Kindle Fire devices. Here are some tips to help you make the most of the RBDigital app. Download All Rather than downloading each checked out title individually, the Download All function in the…
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