Listen up! Vermont: The Brown Public Library, as a member of the Green Mountain Consortium, provides a downloadable e-book and audio book service for adults, kids and teens.
Universal Class is an online educational resource available to every public library in Vermont. It gives library patrons access to over 500 free online courses from hobbies to job skills to education and test preparation and more. All you need to register is your library bar code number. Self-paced courses with real instructors have video-based lessons, graded tests, a collaborative learning environment, and certificates of achievement. To register go to http://vermontstate.universalclass.com/register.htm or call the library (485-4621) for more information.
AFFORDABLE COLLEGES ONLINE provides community resources and tools related to higher education with an eye on affordability and accreditation. It has created a guide to help college students who struggle today with reliable housing, bills, tuition and other financial challenges. The guide focuses on the various (and perhaps unknown) on-campus, off-campus, and online resources these students can turn to for help. Affordable Colleges Online Homeless Students Guide. You may also want to visit Affordable Colleges Online Home Page
GOODCALL SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH: GoodCall integrates data and technology to make finding scholarships easier for students and their families. And, unlike other scholarship search sites, we’re totally free and open – no fee or account sign-up required. View thousands of scholarships, filter results by specific requirements, and even search by competition level and entry difficulty. Goodcall
New York Times Best Seller List Please let us know what library materials you’d like to see at the Brown Public Library.
U. S. Government Resources:
- U. S. Government's Official Web Portal
- Social Security Online
- Library of Congress
- Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
- U. S. Dept. of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook
- Vermont State Home Page
- Vermont Agency of Human Services Screening Tool
- MyBenefits, Department for Children and Families, Agency of Human Services
- Vermont Department of Health
- United Ways of Vermont
- Vermont Law Help
- Vermont: The Official State Website
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