TheBestSchools.org–Awards scholarships to students currently enrolled in an accredited online degree program. Full-time and part-time students are eligible for the scholarships. The $1000 award is meant to aid students in New Jersey and across the nation in financing their education. Visit the website for current deadlines and updates.
JerseyClicks–Free access to Medline Plus, ReferenceUSA business database, LegalForms and more. Free with your library card. Brought to you by the New Jersey State Library and the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
Rosetta Stone–Learn a language with this interactive software. Free with your Library card. Brought to you by the New Jersey State Library and the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
GCFLearnFree–self-paced tutorials on computer basics and internet safety
Common Sense Media–great for parents, addresses tough topics on kids and technology such as cyber bullying and internet safety
NJ 211–Speak to a live person 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Especially useful for information about NJ social services.
Don’t know what to read next?
New York Times Bestseller List –This week’s top selling books
BookPage –BookPage Magazine’s recommendations
Library Thing –Track what you’ve read and get read-alike recommendations
Novelist — THE place to go for book recommendations, only accessible with your library card
NPR BOOKS –NPR’s top picks, including “Book Concierge”