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Homework Help & Test Prep

Learning Express Library
Learning Express has test prep and training for anyone who is currently in school! Here are just some of the things they offer:
  • Homework sets for elementary, middle, and high school subjects
  • AP, SAT, ACT, and GED test prep
  • GRE, MCAT and LSAT test prep
  • Practice exams for nursing, teaching, civil service, first responders, and more career certifications
This access is all FREE for Maine residents!


Learn a Language!

Learn 80 languages at home with Pronunciator, a free resource offered by the Maine State Library.

Duolingo is the world's most popular language-learning app. 36 languages are available- even Klingon!

Explore Your Family Tree
Ancestry has made its online databases free for all Maine residents. All you have to do is click here!

MyHeritage offers a rich variety of documents to help you research your family's history. This site specializes in digitized historic photographs: nearly 150 million are waiting for you to browse.

The Maine Memory Network offers a massive database of photographs, documents, maps, and exhibits honoring Maine's history.

Take a Computer Class

Learning Express Library has computer classes, too! Tutorials are avaiable on Photoshop, Excel, social media, Windows operating systems, and much more.
Click here and head to Computer Skills Center.

W3Schools offers coding classes that are always free.

Newspaper Access

Most major newspapers are offering free online access to their COVID-19 coverage. But Maine State Library offers full-text access to thousands of newspapers around the world.

Get Portland Press Herald, Concord Monitor, Boston Globe, New York Times, Washington Post and more at the ProQuest Newsstand. Click the link and head to "Publications" tab, then search for newspapers by name.

Wall Street Journal access is available here.