Test Prep

REMOTE ACCESS TO MOST DATABASES IS LIMITED TO ARLINGTON HEIGHTS RESIDENT CARDHOLDERS


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BlueCareer--Training and Job Matching for Skilled Trades

NEW: Learn about 100+ trades in more than a dozen industries, including pay and career growth data. Fields include automotive, construction, energy, hospitality, and many more. Once you've completed your learning, you can make your profile visible to prospective employers via  BlueRecruit. Local employers can sign up for a discount on BlueRecruit's matching services.

READ THIS IMPORTANT INFORMATION BEFORE CREATING CREATING YOUR PROFILE

You must be logged into your AHML website account to access BlueCareer.


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ChiltonLibrary.com

The online edition of Chilton's auto repair manuals, with at-home access. Includes ASE Test prep exam quizzes.


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Driving-Tests.org

Practice tests and FAQs to help get and renew your driver's license.


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Gale Courses

In-depth, instructor-led, 6-week classes on tech topics, health care training, business/accounting, personal development, law, test prep, and more. Some classes can lead to certification and continuing education units (CEUs)

Arlington Heights cardholders only

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Peterson's Test Prep

Prep/practice tests for GED, ACT, GRE, GMAT, SAT, AP, job-related tests, TOEFL, citizenship and more. Search for colleges/scholarships or use the online resume builder and career exploration tools. Full list of tests & courses.


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ProCitizen

U.S. citizenship preparation course from the makers of the Pronunciator language-learning product.


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Rules of the Road / Traffic Safety Publications

From the Illinois Secretary of State. Includes a link to the most recent Illinois Rules of the Road booklet.


Rules of the Road Review Course Workbook

From the Illinois Secretary of State. Prepare for your written driving test with this helpful review booklet (PDF).


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Tutor.com: Live Homework Help & More

Live tutors online to help with math, science, English, social studies etc., as well as standardized tests (ACT, SAT, GRE, etc.) and career help (1-on-1 resume reviews, etc.). Also features on-demand practice tests, learning materials and video tutorials from The Princeton Review. IOS & Android Apps available. Limit 10 live sessions/document drop-offs per week (no limit on test prep, resume creation tools, etc.). Requires creation of a free profile in Tutor.com (at the upper right of the sign-in page).

Free Webinars: 

  • Mastering the Interview and Beyond : June 18, 3 p.m. | Register
  • Growing Kids into Students - Summer Tips for Parents of Early Childhood (Pre-K-3) Learners | July 9, 3 p.m.  | Register

Archived webinars (free) for Job Seekers | Students & Parents | College Readiness/Management for Working Adults | College Readiness/Management for High Schoolers


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Udemy (presented by Gale)

Gale Presents: Udemy (based on the Udemy for Business collection) offers over 3500 on-demand video tutorials covering technology (e.g., Office, Windows, and Mac OS, coding, etc.), business & management, languages, job & career skills, arts, hobbies and personal growth. Some courses offer IT certification test prep or project management professional development units (PDUs). Also includes test prep for GMAT, GRE, PMP and other professional/technical certifications.

IMPORTANT SIGN-UP DETAILS  |  Using the Udemy for Business App (iOS & Android)


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Make an Appointment

MeetingSchedule an appointment to get help with these and other interests:

  • downloading eBooks
  • researching genealogy
  • finding a job
  • computers and technology