Resources

Cyprus Resume

Cypress Resume is the simplest, most effective tool for resume creation on the market today. Specifically designed for job seekers skittish about writing, Cypress Resume allows anyone to create a professional resume—one that will stand out to potential employers—in a matter of minutes. 

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BCPLD Digital Archives

Now up and running on are over 100 years of history, articles, obituary and birth announcements plus much more, of the Illinois Weekly Message, Brown County Republican, Brown County Democrat, Democrat-Message and the Brown County Democrat-Message all made possible for the remembrance of  Wanda L. Busen, by her loving family, as a memorial due to Wanda’s passion for historical preservation.

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Driving-Tests

Your online Drivers Ed program will contain the following information specific to your state:

  • 11 car practice tests
  • 9 motorcycle practice tests
  • 10 commercial vehicle practice tests
  • 3 online driving manuals: car, motorcycle, and commercial driver license (CDL)
  • FAQ section with detailed answers to over 100 DMV-related questions

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RSA Cat - Online Library Catalog

Our library is a member of the Resource Sharing Alliance.  RSA is a consortium of libraries in Central Illinois that share a common library automation system.  RSA facilitates sharing of materials among its member libraries providing you with access to materials from up to 196 different libraries.  RSA covers over 13,000 square miles of Illinois.

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Axis 360 - Audio and eBooks

Once you’ve found your library and entered your credentials (library card number and PIN), never log in again!  Our robust reading platform puts YOU in control of your digital content! Change font sizes, create notes and bookmarks, and immediately jump to any page within your eBook with just a few taps!

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Libby - Overdrive

Once you’ve found your library and entered your credentials (library card number and PIN), never log in again!  Our robust reading platform puts YOU in control of your digital content! Change font sizes, create notes and bookmarks, and immediately jump to any page within your eBook with just a few taps!

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Hoopla Digital

Hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service offered by your local public library that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. We have hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily. Hoopla is like having your public library at your fingertips. Anytime. Anywhere.

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Explore More Illinois

Explore More Illinois makes it possible for member libraries to offer free passes, discounted admission, and other deals from a wide variety of Illinois cultural attractions to library cardholders.

Explore More Illinois is a new program developed and managed by RAILS. It is separate and distinct from the Museum Adventure Pass administered by Libraries First.

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