Welcome to Traveler Training Toolkits
The Training Toolkits are designed for individual databases or subject collections. Each toolkit has links to available resources such as handouts, tutorials, training sessions, videos, LibGuides and directions to help users learn about each database
The Home page lists the vendors. The drections for CLCD, LearningExpress and Pronunciator are on this page. ProQuest and World Book have a number of separated databases listed in the blue tabs at the top.
The link below is to a "table of contents" that lists the datbase by name and what toolkit to look for it..
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
- Fiction and Non-fiction for K-12 titles
- For all recreational and professional readers.
- Entries for more than 200,000 awards, prizes, best book list and reading list entries
- 47+ reviewing sources.
- Features include
- Books Like This
- Reading Levels
- Series Infomation
READ AND SHINE newsletter and online resource for all things children’s and YA books and libraries
http://www.readandshine.com/ Author Interviews / Award of the Week / Featured Articles / Reading Lists
CLCD Webinar (1 Hour) Tuesday 10 AM and Wednesday 2 PM http://www.clcd.com
One resource to access materials to help with basic skills, computer applications, test preparation and more
Adult Learning Center / Career Center / College Preparation Center / College Center / Computer Skills Center / High School Equivalency Center / Recursos para Hispanohablantes (Spanish Center) / School Center (gr. 4 & up)
This is an interactive platform; each person will create their own log-in. For best results, access through Chrome or Firefox
Pronunciator (Foreign Languages)
Pronunciator provides both guided and self‐directed instructions for 80 foreign languages, and ESL
for 50 non‐English languages, along with a Course Designer which allows for the creation and
deployment of custom courses by educators.
Lessons cover all ages (beginning at 3-6 years old) and include needs for travel and health care professional as well as standard lessons and grammar.
NOTE: This is an interactive platform; each person will create an individual log-in.
ProQuest Databases - General Information
ProQuest Databases provides research for early learners to life long learners with 60 databases.
The databases can be searched separately and 40 can be search together using ProQuest Central.
World Book Databases
Early World of Learning (PreK/Primary); World Book Kids (Elementary); World Book Student (Middle School & up); World Book Discover (for reading disabilities and English as a Second Language; World Book Advanced (Junior High & Up); Academic World Book (Unversity)
Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos (Spanish Encyclopedia); World Book Ebook starter Collection; World Book TIme Lines