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I want to get my GED, but need to study up for it first. Where can I start?

If you want to take the GED, the library can help you prepare to take the test. We have multiple databases that offer skill building programs, tutorials, and practice tests, as well as a list of community resources that provide GED classes and testing. To access these resources from our home page, go to the Research & Learn tab and look in the Research by Subject column.

I’d like to get involved in a book discussion group. How can the library help me do this?

Have you ever read a book that you enjoyed so much you just had to tell someone about it? Are you looking for a way to branch out from your typical reading tastes? Perhaps you just want to make some new friends who share your interest in books? Well, book discussion groups are a perfect way to accomplish any or all of these goals.

Can The Library Help Me Locate Phone Numbers And Addresses Of Individuals And Companies?

Yes, the library offers a directory database called Reference USA. This database can be used at all library locations and from home. To access this database from the library's homepage, go to Research & Learn, then click on the Alphabetical List of Databases, and you'll Reference USA under R.

I'm Looking For A Newspaper Article From A Few Months Ago. Does The Library Keep Archives For The Tulsa World?

Yes, the library offers a Tulsa World database that contains full text articles from 1989 to present. This database can be used at all library locations and from home. To access this database from the library's website, click on Research & Learn, then look for Tulsa World in the T's.

It's Tornado Season In Oklahoma. What Can I Do To Prepare In Case One Hits Our Area?

The library's Government Documents section has a weather page with several links to agencies with information on preparedness for tornadoes and other severe weather. To find these, click the Government Documents link in our Research & Learn tab, and look for the gray Weather tab.

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