Boyd County Public Library has some great resources for anyone currently in the market for a new job. The Job & Career Accelerator component of Learning Express Library, one of our many online databases, can help job seekers in lots of ways. First, you can use it to determine which types of jobs are best suited to your individual skills, and see what types of training, continuing education and exams might be required for that new career path. Job & … Continue reading
Attention! We have recently added 1,570 Surname files to our existing collection of 2,600 files. Thanks to local researcher Teresa Martin Klaiber with her recent donation of nearly 1,600 files. Take a look at the link below and see if any of the new files can help in your research. http://thebookplace.org/?wpfb_dl=250
The Library would like to announce the addition of two new services – Freegal Music and Freading (ebooks). Freegal Music is an online database that provides access to songs from Sony Music. The music files are DRM-free and do not expire, and are compatible with PCs, Macs, iPods, iPads, smartphones and other MP3-compatible devices. The Freegal Music Service will allow the Boyd County Public Library to increase the size and diversity of our collection by offering access to over 10,000 … Continue reading
Remote Access In-house Access Rocket Languages allows users to visually learn a foreign language. With 11 languages to chose from (including American Sign Language) Rocket Languages allows our users to download video tutorials they may keep – permanently. Simply create your account and you can learn: Arabic Chinese French German Hindi Ingeles (English for Spanish speakers) Italian Japanese Korean Portuguese Sign Language (ASL) Spanish ロケット英語 (English for Japanese speakers) Each language includes interactive audio lessons, Language & Culture lessons, … Continue reading
Boyd County Public Library is proud to present a new resource that will help you find out the Who, What and Where of our government – MyGovernment MyGovernment will show you all your elected politicians, from the President to the local munipialities. It provides contact information, in-depth biographies and much more. MyGovernment’s interface is available in both English and Spanish. With MyGovernment you have access to the same information as professional lobbyists. Want to know what bills your Senator is … Continue reading
KYVL has released new passwords that are effective immediately. The old password will work through June 30th and will then be defunct. Please visit any branch of the Boyd County Public Library to recieve the new passwords. New passwords will be in effect through June 2014. For a listing of databases available through KYVL, please click here.