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  • brittanica

    Britannica Library

    Welcome to the New Britannica Library, the award winning resource for children, teens and adults.  Search for articles, images, videos, primary sources, dictionaries, eBooks and interactive lessons on a wide range of subjects.  Results are displayed by age levels.

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    Port Washington Library Card holders can access thousands of free online training videos and courses.  Need help with Photoshop, Excel, financial literacy, writing or overcoming procrastination? There is a topic for everyone!  Courses can be taken on any desktop, laptop or tablet. Start learning something new today.



  • scienceflix


    ScienceFlix provides detailed information on over 30 topics including earth science, space, technology, life science engineering, human body and physical science.   Each area of study includes, videos, articles, project ideas, quizzes, experiments and featured careers.  Articles can be emailed or printed.  Designed for students in grades 4 thru 9 but extremely helpful for all ages.

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    Learning Express Library 3.0

    New platform which includes the following exams: SAT, GRE, TASC (the new NY State high school equivalency test) and many others. Test preparation, skill building tutorials and career guidance are among the new features.  All previous 2.0 users must register as new users on Version 3.0