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E-Materials

Love reading on the go? Check out an e-book, e-audiobook, or e-magazine from the library.

-Check out e-books and e-audiobooks using Missouri Libraries 2 Go — access to over 28,000 titles!

-Check out e-magazines and even more e-audiobooks using RBdigital. These are available to simultaneous users (this means no holds!), include both youth & adult titles, and feature some titles available exclusively through RBdigital.

Computer Skills Center

The library offers access to a great resource called Computer Skills Center, where you’ll find more than 100 self-directed video tutorials for commonly used software applications. These engaging, self-paced videos allow you to save your progress and return at your convenience!

Resume & Cover Letter Builder

Here, you’ll find more than 200 expert-developed resumes covering a wide range of occupations and preparation levels to help you create or revise your resume and cover letter. Check out Resume & Cover Letter Builder for more details or to get started today!

Genealogy

The library offers access to both Heritage Quest and Ancestry.com to help in your genealogical search. Heritage Quest may be used from home (just log in using your library card number) and both resources may be used here at the library.

Your Next Great Read

NoveList Plus can help you discover your next favorite book: search by author, title, subject, and more to find titles and authors similar to those you already love. Log in using your library card number to get started.

Vehicle Repair

Use Chilton Library‘s guides to diagnose and repair whatever’s wrong with your ride. Log in using your library card number to get started.

Learn a Language

Choose from 28 different languages (including everything from Spanish to High Valyrian) and choose your learning pace to get started right away! Duolingo is completely free, and a library card is not required to access the site.

School & Career Preparation Materials

Whether you’re preparing for a 2nd grade math test, studying for the HiSET exam, or looking for a new career, LearningExpress Library is your go-to resource. To use this site, you must create an account and log in using your library card number.

Magazine Articles (& more)

Use EBSCOhost to find information from thousands of magazine articles, e-books, and videos. Log in using your library card number.

Picture Books

Have a little one that loves books? Check out Tumblebooks‘ collection of picture books, read-alongs, nonfiction titles, puzzles, and more! Log in using your library card number to access these great titles.

Adapted Reading Materials

Read It! is designed for middle and high school students and adults who havea  basic foundation in English grammar and reading but need adapted reading material for a variety of subjects. It offers resources to help build background knowledge, conduct research, and improve study skills. Content includes step-by-step research guides, “Read Out Loud” text-to-speech tool that enables students to highlight and listen to text, and Lexile measures to indicate a text’s level of reading difficulty.

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