NC LIVE Resources

Readers' Advisory and Ebooks with NC LIVE

Find out what NC LIVE offers for readers’ advisory and reading online! This webinar covers the reading recommendations available in Novelist Plus as well as Ebook Central, the Homegrown Collection, and options for reading ebooks offline.

African American Genealogy with NC LIVE

African American family research can present unique issues but NC LIVE resources can bridge gaps in the process. This session explores records available in HeritageQuest, newspapers in the North Carolina Historic Newspaper Collection, and more local history materials to support the needs of patrons.

Customized Language Learning with Transparent Language

Transparent Language Online provides an effective and engaging experience for language learners looking to build their vocabulary, practice their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills, and maintain what they learn. Attendees will navigate the 110+ languages available on the platform, customize their individual learning paths, and find ways to track their progress on the platform.

Test Prep with LearningExpress Library & PrepStep

LearningExpress and PrepSTEP include basic skill building and adult learning, college admissions test preparation, professional licensing and certification test preparation, high school equivalency test prep, and much more. Both LearningExpress and TestPREP have interactive tutorials, engaging practice tests and downloadable eBooks that we will explore.

TV Shows, Storytimes, Games, and More!: An Overview of Just For Kids

The Just for Kids Streaming Collection for public libraries gives children—and their parents—a thoroughly kid-safe, advertisement-free media platform they can freely explore and enjoy. Plus, the collection is ideal for librarians hosting a video storytelling hour, activities for preschoolers and early learners, an after-school or ESL/ELL program, homework help for students, or resources for homeschoolers that they can access anywhere, anytime.

Make it Your Business: NC LIVE Resources for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs

The Business Librarians of North Carolina (BLINC) section of the North Carolina Library Association, share resources that can assist small businesses and entrepreneurs with market analysis, competition, business research, and more. This webinar is for library professionals from all library environments who would like more background exploring business databases and business information.

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