LearningExpress Library is available to public, academic, tribal, and school libraries as part of the Statewide Database Licensing Program.
LearningExpress Library helps students and adult learners improve the skills required for academic and career success. Popular software tutorials, Internet instruction, and basic computer instruction are also included. Some of the practice tests include GED, COOP, HSPT, SAT, ACT, AP, PSAT/NMSQT, ACCUPLACER, ASSET, and COMPASS, career certification tests such as NCLEX-RN, Praxis I® and II, and more. Plus, there are practice sets and tutorials to develop skills in math, reading, writing, and basic sciences.
Job and Career Accelerator offers job seekers tools for career exploration, resume and cover letter building, and access to over 5 million job and internship postings. Access these tools by going to the Job and Career Accelerator center on the main LearningExpress Library web site.
Computer and Internet Basics provides video tutorials on digital literacy concepts such as computer safety, Internet searching, and basic desktop navigation. Access the tutorials by going to the Computer Skills Center on the main LearningExpress Library web site.
LearningExpress Library resources are organized into themes:
- School Center (grades 4–12)
- College Center
- High School Equivalency Center
- College Preparation Center
- Career Center
- Adult Learning Center
- Recursos para Hispanhoblantes (Spanish) Centers
- Computer Skills Center
- Job & Career Accelerator
How to Sign Up
Public and academic libraries should contact Arlene Weible (503-378-5020) to sign up. K-12 libraries may access LearningExpress via OSLIS.
After signing up each library will receive a unique URL to connect to LearningExpress Library.
LearningExpress Library staff presented a 43 minute webinar for Oregon library staff on November 2, 2015. Basic navigation and features of both LearningExpress Library and Job and Career Accelerator are covered.
Regularly scheduled free, live, guided tours of LearningExpress Library are available. During these sessions you will learn how to help your patrons or students effectively navigate the database and how to access the promotional materials to help get the word out about this resource in your local community.
To view upcoming sessions and register, please visit the registration site.
LearningExpress Library also provides video user guides to assist users of the site. Job and Career Accelerator video user guides are also available.
Job and Career Accelerator
To view the full selection of non-Oregon specific promotional materials, go to the Librarian Resources section of the LearningExpress Library site.
If you need assistance with your Library's link to LearningExpress Library, contact Arlene Weible (503-378-5020). For technical issues and other types of customer support, please contact LearningExpress directly:
By Phone: (800) 295-9556, Ext. 2
By E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Representatives are available from 9AM to 5PM EST, Monday – Friday.