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Back to School

The Hampstead Public Library has several educational tools for cardholders.

  1. Brainfuse provides assistance for those in Kindergarten through College, plus Adults.
    1. Live tutoring
    2. Writing lab
    3. Skill building tools
    4. “Send question” services
    5. Collaborative learning
    6. Academic and standardized test prep
    7. Career resources & resume writing assistance for adults
    8. Microsoft Office help, live tutoring, and more.
  2. Universal Class provides Lifelong learning courses in over 30 subject areas, many of which offer continuing education units (CEUs).
    1. More than 500 courses are available, and all are designed and led by professionals.
    2. Universal Class includes videos, assignments, quizzes, tests, and
    3. options for social media interaction with other learners.
    4. Patrons may take multiple classes and learn at their own pace.
  3. Transparent Language is a research-based and experience-driven language-learning program. It provides an effective, fun, and engaging experience for language learners of all levels. It includes 110+ languages, including courses for ESL learners.

All of these services can be used on a computer, tablet, or smart phone.

Learn more about the Hampstead Public Library’s Education & Lifelong Learning databases; click HERE.