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The resources on these pages are provided FREE to Jasper County Public Library patrons to help with research and entertainment needs. Except where noted, all of these resources can be used at home or away from the library. Use from home will require a JCPL library card, and some services may require you to establish an account in order to save preferences or other materials. This information is not retained by JCPL.

Browse the resources below, or choose a specific category to narrow your search. The more information link can lead to tips, known issues as well as help using the resource. To request assistance, or suggest a resource, use our contact page and select Online Databases as the category.

After hours use

Due to nightly server maintenance, some JCPL resources may not be available between the hours of 11 p.m. and 4 a.m. CST.

Learning Express Library

Study for and take practice tests for official exams in law enforcement, civil service, real estate, cosmetology, EMS, firefighter, ASVAB, citizenship, basic skills more. You will need to register a user name and password of your choice to use this service.

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Testing and Educational Resource Center

Testing & Education Reference Center (TERC) is a valuable resource for:

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Inspire is Indiana's Virtual Library, providing access to several databases for biographies, literature, and newspaper and magazine articles. Search from dozens of sources all over the web at once with a single click or narrow your search for specific materials.

Read on for tips on using this service at home.

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Small Business Resource Center - Gale

When starting a new business, entrepreneurs need all the help they can get.

Access to Small Business Resource Center is like having experts on call 24 hours a day. Created by subject experts and a librarian advisory board, this online resource is designed for success.

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Online Writing Lab

Facing a research paper? Need to write a resume? Learn the ins and out of citations, research and more at this award-winning resource from Purdue University featuring over 200 free resources including:

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JCPL Get Hired Guide

Links for local job search sites, unemployment, taking the TASC (GED) test in Indiana, and more. Created and maintained by Jasper County Public Library.

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