Amarillo Public Library introduces Book-A-Librarian

Computer-shy library patrons now can learn to navigate the internet with a new service offered by Amarillo Public Library.


Some of the resources available through the Amarillo Public Library website include:

■ Text-a-Librarian: Reference assistance from anywhere

■ Cypress Resume: Program to create professional resumes, cover letters and reference sheets

■ Automotive Repair Reference Center: Recalls, service bulletins and repair info

■ JobNow: One-on-one assistance, including resume polishing, interview preparation and career assessments

■ Library Elf: Email notices for approaching due dates, overdue items and requested materials

■ Mango Languages: More than 30 foreign language and 15 English-as-a-Second-Language courses in audio-based format

■ Tumblebook Library: Online story/audio books that introduce children to reading in a dynamic format

■ Overdrive: Downloadable ebooks and audio books

■ TexShare Databases: Online access to full-text articles and entire books

■ Learning Express: Skills building and practice tests for scholastic and professional exams

■ Global Road Warrior: Information on other countries and cultures

■ World Book: Online encyclopedia in three levels, with additional databases and Spanish language"