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"