Need Information? Here are some helpful websites on a variety of topics.
Visit the Learning Express Library for computer software tutorials, practice tests for college, occupational exams, and the GED, and more. The Job & Career Accelerator section provides help with resumes, interview skills, and exploring occupations. This is a service provided by the State Library of Kansas. Registration is required.
Mousing Around This tutorial was originally based on the New User Tutorial created by The Library Network (TLN) Technology Committee.
Mouserobics A fun tutorial created by Chris Rippel at the Central Kansas Library System in Great Bend, Kansas.
Montana BTOP Technology Training has links to Basic Online Skills, Technology Tips and a variety of computer topics.
Health and Wellness
Kansas Health Online – tools to help you compare hospitals, find doctors, and gather information about healthy lifestyles.
MedlinePlus – the National Institutes of Health’s Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.
The National Gardening Association – For 40 years, the National Gardening Association (NGA) has been working to renew and sustain the essential connection between people, plants, and the environment.
Earth Day Network – Over the last 40 years, EDN has executed successful environmental campaigns on issues ranging climate change and drinking water to voter registration and saving the whale. EDN is a recognized leader in creating civically–oriented innovative programs with partners outside of the environmental movement to tackle new challenges.