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Recommended Websites

Useful sites to locate information on the Internet

Sometimes it is difficult to locate the information you are looking for on the Internet. The links below provide a starting place to search for useful information.

Brainfuse: Brainfuse provides career services, test prep, and software tutorials.

Credo Reference: Credo is an easy-to-use tool for research, homework, and other reference needs. Click to follow the link, then use the password grangerlibrary to access this resource.

Gale: Gale offers many resources for a wide range of topics such as automotive repair, criminal justice, science, art, and history. Click the link to go to the Granger Public Library’s Gale resources page, then select a resource and enter the password grangerlibrary to access it.

Transparent Language Online: This resource offers over 100 languages to learn. Click to follow the link, then click the “sign up” tab. When prompted to enter a card number, enter the word “granger” followed by your four-digit library card number (no spaces). You may then create a personal account.

SAT practice tests: Take SAT practice tests online through Khan Academy.

ACT Academy: ACT Academy is a free online learning tool and test practice program designed to help you get the best score possible on the ACT test.

PowerPrep Online:  PowerPrep offers two free online GRE tests.

Big Future: Find information on colleges, majors, careers, and financial aid.

LearningExpress Library:  Career preparation, college admissions test prep, and more.

DigitalLiteracy.gov: Build digital literacy skills by learning how to use a computer or mobile device, the internet, software, applications, and more.

ILoveLibraries.org: Find information on libraries, recommended books, starting book clubs, and more.

Need help accessing Credo, Gale, or Transparent Language?

Try reading this step-by-step guide from your library.

Still need help?  Feel free to call the library at (515) 999-2088.