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All About Reading

OverDrive Nebraska OverDrive is the statewide shared service of downloadable audio book and e-books. Your Kilgore Memorial Library card in good standing provides access. For getting started tips visit the OverDrive help page.  The getting started and learn more sections offer tips specific to a variety of devices and formats.
OneClickDigital OneClickDigital’s downloadable audiobooks and e-books are available to Kilgore Memorial Library card holders in good standing. The first time you use the service, you’ll go through a one-time setup process. Then you’ll be able to check out and download audiobooks.  Once you have an account set up, you will want to visit the OneClickdigital Help Page to find the appropriate App for your device, or visit the app store on your device and search for the OneClickdigital eAudio Player.
NoveList Plus Find recommendations, reviews, and series info for fiction/nonfiction books.  Learn more.  This is a NebraskAccess database.  Ask at the library for current password options or log into your library account here.
Zinio This service provides full digital copies of more than 100 magazines. Yours to download and keep as long as you wish.  You will be required to create a unique Zinio account to select titles from this collection.  For those who use the Zinio app for their mobile devices the library collection for Kilgore patrons is the Central Nebraska Consortium.  To learn more on how to use this service click here.

News and Genealogy

America’s News & York News Times Search local, state and national full-text articles including print and online newspapers, blogs, journals, newswires, broadcast transcripts and videos. Explore a specific issue or event or compare a wide variety of viewpoints on topics such as business, health, education, government, history, politics and more. Includes the Omaha World-Herald, York News-Times and USA Today. Includes Special Reports useful for homework help and staying current on topics you follow.
Biography Reference Center Comprehensive collection of 450,000+ biographical profiles.  Learn more.  This is a NebraskAccess database.  Ask at the library for current password options or log into your library account here.
My Heritage Trace your family history through global genealogy resources.  Learn more.  This is a NebraskAccess database.  Ask at the library for current password options or log into your library account here.

Online Resources

Book Club Resources A list of resources for regional book clubs.
Federal Tax Forms Links to forms and publications for current and prior year Federal tax forms.
Nebraska Department of Revenue Links to forms and publications for current and prior year State of Nebraska tax forms.

Research Databases

Biography Reference Bank Full text biographical profiles and articles on notable people, living and dead. Learn more.  This is a NebraskAccess database.  Ask at the library for current password options or log into your library account here.
Britannica Online Looking for a traditional, authoritative, and edited  encyclopedia with modern “current events” features? This is it.  Use Inside the Library or Outside the Library and enter your full library card number.
Chilton Library Get the detailed information you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs.  To learn more about this service watch any of these short tutorials on vehicle maintenance, technical service bulletins, repair manuals, labor estimates or ASE test prep quizzes.
Consumer Health Complete Access full text information and videos on health and wellness.  Learn more.  This is a NebraskAccess database.  Ask at the library for current password options or log into your library account here.
Find A Topic Find information on topics related to business, education, the environment, health, international issues, jobs and careers, leisure activities (book reviews), politics and government, social issues and more.
Legal Information Reference Center Find full text consumer legal information plus legal forms from all states.  Learn more.  This is a NebraskAccess database.  Ask at the library for current password options or log into your library account here.
MasterFILE Complete Search popular magazines, journals, and other sources for info on a variety of topics.  Learn more.  This is a NebraskAccess database.  Ask at the library for current password options or log into your library account here.
Points of View Reference Find critical essays of current events with an overview and two sides of the issue.  Learn more.  This is a NebraskAccess database.  Ask at the library for current password options or log into your library account here.
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection Search full text journal articles covering psychology, behavior, and more.  Learn more.  This is a NebraskAccess database.  Ask at the library for current password options or log into your library account here.
Science & Technology Collection Search full text scholarly journals covering science and technology.  Learn more.  This is a NebraskAccess database.  Ask at the library for current password options or log into your library account here.
Small Business Reference Center Learn how to start, finance, or manage a small business.  Learn more.  This is a NebraskAccess database.  Ask at the library for current password options or log into your library account here.
WorldCat Find books, movies, music, and other material owned by libraries around the world.  Learn more.  This is a NebraskAccess database.  This resource does not require a password.

Education and Training


Basic ESL
Learn English Online
Basic ESL improves an individual’s listening, speaking, reading and writing skills through a simple to follow, and instructionally proven curriculum.

Students learn English quickly and effectively on relevant topics including: family, home, school and many other topics. In each lesson students learn key vocabulary and how to use that vocabulary in conversation.

No computer experience is necessary. Click on “Instant Access” to enter without registering.

DrivingTests This driver education program contains Nebraska-specific information. Includes practice tests for cars, motorcycles, and commercial driver’s license (CDL).
LearningExpress This service offers test prep for a wide range of standardized tests including ACT and SAT; High School Equivalency test prep, including GED testing; Career certification; skill building in reading, writing, and math; and much more! For details check out this list of Featured Resources. To learn more about this service ask at the library or watch this informative video.
Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles Official site for Nebraska DMV. Includes answers to all questions about driving in Nebraska. This site also offers a practice test bank that can be converted to Spanish.

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