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LearningExpress Now Available!
LearningExpress contains academic and career-related solutions in one easy to use platform. It includes skill-building in reading, writing, math, science, college admissions exams, occupational licensing tests, workplace skills improvement, career exploration, computer skills and much more! The subscription also includes Job & Career Accelerator, a platform where job seekers can explore occupations, scholarships, jobs, learn how to write resumes and gain skills.
To get started click on this link and go to Sign In/Register on the menu. Click Register under New User. To create an account simply enter your name and email address and create a password. If you would rather not use an email click on "I'd rather NOT register with my email" and enter in a username, password and security question. Make sure and write these down as the library cannot retrieve them.
We hope you enjoy this offering sponsored by the VT Department of Libraries.
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Free Access to TumbleBooks!
TumbleBooks has given us access to these great resources for free until August 31, 2020. Enjoy eBooks & AudioBooks instantly! Click on the icons below to be taken directly to the page.
|K-6 children's eBook database|
|K-6 math eBook database|
|All ages audiobook database|
|Grades 7-12 eBook database|
|A huge collection of romance novels for the older crowd|
Learn a Language with Mango
The Friends of the Dorothy Alling Library are pleased to sponsor an online language-learning product named Mango. This free service is available to all DAML cardholders. Pick from 71 languages as well as 21 ESL (English as a second language) courses, movies in other languages and specialty courses.
Pick a basic course to quickly learn basic words and phrases or a complete course to move beyond the basics! There are apps available for iPad's, iPhone's and Androids. See the support page on the Mango site for help in addressing any concerns.
Ready to start learning? Simply click here or on the Mango logo and enter your DAML card number and pin (last name, case sensitive).
Digital Movies, Music and More - Instantly Available - 24/7 - Free with your Library Card!
Hoopla Digital is a media service through which you may access and enjoy over half a million titles in six different formats: Movies, TV, Music, eAudiobooks, eBooks, Comics & Graphic Novels. With Hoopla there are no hold lists!
On mobile devices, borrowed materials can be temporarily downloaded and accessed offline via the app or on a computer. As a Dorothy Alling Memorial Library cardholder, you may borrow up to 3 items per month.
To register for Hoopla Digital simply download the Hoopla Digital app from Apple or Google Play on your mobile device and enter your barcode and password. Hoopla also works with most Roku and Fire TV devices.