Due to an emergency Centre Branch will be closed indefinitely.
Downtown and Pittsville branches are open by appointment only to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
We will continue to accept your returns at book drops at Downtown and Pittsville branches.
Books To Go will continue Tuesday - Saturday.
Unfortunately we are unable to accept book donations at this time.
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Click here for Phase 3 FAQ.
Adults, Teachers & Parents
Gale Courses - https://education.gale.com/l-sali50380
More than 300 six-week online classes on a variety of topics, including business, technology, health care, personal development, the arts, and hobbies.
Brainfuse Adult Learning Center - http://auth.esrl.org/verify.php?r=fy2013_alc_wico
Designed to support adult learners and job seekers with services that include GED prep, 24/7 Writing Lab, Live Tutoring, Skills Building, Career Resources, U.S. Citizenship Prep, Microsoft Office Essential Skills Series, and 24/7 Question Center.
Educator's Reference Center - https://go.gale.com/ps/start.do?p=PROF&u=wicocntyfl
Full-text for titles found in the ERIC database, covering multiple levels of education from preschool to college, and every educational specialty, including technology, bilingual education, health education, and testing.
Home Improvement Collection - https://go.gale.com/ps/start.do?p=PPHI&u=wicocntyfl
This database provides users with detailed, user-friendly how-to information covering all manner of home improvement/repair projects. It features full-text content from leading home improvement magazines, images not found anywhere else online, and videos of popular home repair projects.
Mango Languages - http://auth.esrl.org/verify.php?r=fy2019_mango_wico
An online language-learning system teaching conversational skills with four areas of learning: vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, and culture. Over 72 languages are available to English speakers and over 21 modules are available to English-as-a-second-language (ESL) learners.
Niche Academy - https://my.nicheacademy.com/esrl
Short, simple tutorials for a variety of library services including databases, streaming resources, and software. Available 24/7 when in-person assistance isn’t readily available!
Testing & Education Reference Center - http://auth.esrl.org/verify.php?r=fy2017_terc_wico
This online education resource provides everything a student needs to learn more about further education and assists in making informed decisions on their future from one single, handy database. Testing & Education Reference Center also features interactive online practice tests for preparatory examinations including entrance exams and certification and licensing tests. Some of the standardized tests included are: AP exam, SAT, GRE, civil service exams for places of employment like the U.S. Post Office, NCLEX for nurses, real estate, military, PRAXIS for teachers, and GED.
Follett - https://www.follettcommunity.com/s/article/follett-e-learning-resources
Follett is delivering free at-home e-learning materials
All Digital School - https://alldigitalschool.com/
Resources and links to teaching and learning materials.
Wakelet - https://wakelet.com/wake/4197ffe0-f808-416a-9246-4f3377b4fe11
Here’s a Wakelet list of free learning resources and tools to enjoy with kids and as a family, while were are at home. Note that this list points to resources made freely available by a growing number of publishers to support learning during this crisis.
Full Listing of all Wicomico Public Library Digital & Online Resources: