Education & Languages
Also check out our guide to finding information on colleges, entrance exams, and financial aid.
Just starting to think about a career or looking to make a change? Career Cruising will help you find the right college (with scholarship information) & training needed for the career you choose. Also, provides job search tools and database, resume assistance, and a Career Matchmaker tool.
This 24-hour on-call "mechanic" provides quick online access to repair, maintenance and service information on the most popular cars, trucks, vans and SUVs on the road today. Photos, illustrations and repair procedures help to simplify even the most arduous tasks. The content available on ChiltonLibrary is updated on a monthly basis, ensuring the most advanced and up-to-date information available. Repair, maintenance, service and specification tables provide critical data on thousands of domestic and imported models of cars and light trucks from 1940 onward (that’s over 70 years of vehicle information)!
Learning Express Library*
Find online practice tests and courses covering the GED, SAT, GRE, US Citizenship test, civil service exams and more.
Learn a new language! Spanish, Italian, German, Mandarin Chinese, and many more.
Get the mango app now available for iPhone, iPodTouch and iPad users. Full featured, Mango Mobile Library Edition gives you access to all the Mango language courses offered through the library.
Universal Class offers hundreds of online Continuing Education Classes facilitated by instructors sharing their knowledge on a wide variety of topics. Please note: You will only need to use your library card once to register. After you create an account, just click on "Login Now".
Developed by Harvard University and MIT, edX features free online non-credit college level courses taught by professors at leading universities.
*This database may be accessed from within the library, or from home by entering your valid Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library card number.