Learning and Research

 

Search tools for research and learning

Use the search tools below to find information on a little bit of everything from finding a new book, learning a new language or skill, prep for tests and resources for small business owners.  

 

Assisted Living Research Institute

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Assisted Living Research Institute is a  community organization that prioritizes helping those that are disabled, and the elderly, fully enjoy their healthy years and age gracefully. Visit their website to search for assisted living by location, find resources for veterans and assisted living options for people with disabilities.  


 

CIS (Career Information System)

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A tool from the Idaho Department of Labor to help you identify your ideal career, plus the education and training necessary to realize your goals. Click on the GUEST tab above the login window to use CIS.

 


 

DMV Permit Written Test

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Here is your chance to test your knowledge of Idaho’s driving laws with 40 question, multiple choice sample tests. Follow the link above to access the tests.

 


 

 Gale Virtual Reference Library 

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A collection of electronic specialized encyclopedias and reference books on a wide variety of subject areas that can be searched individually or as a whole.

Funded by Lili


MyHeritage

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An online genealogy search tool. Through the library edition provided by Lili.org Kuna Library patrons can access historical documents, photos and other resources that span past five centuries. 

Funded by Lili


Learning Express  

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A resource for learning or refreshing skills in many topics including math, reading, writing and computer basics. The College Preparation Center topics include ACT, SAT, AP and PSAT. The Career Center topics includes preparation topics for careers in  allied health, teaching, law enforcement and many more.  Registration required.

Registration and Access: To access a tutorial, test, or eBook, all new users must register by clicking “Register Now” in the lower right corner of the homepage or “Register” to the right of any product title. On the registration window, users provide their name and a valid email address, create a password, and click “Create Account”. These are all required fields. The email address will become the username and will also be used for password reset, if needed.
Returning users simply enter their username and password in the “Sign in to Your Account” section in the lower right corner of the homepage or “Login” to the right of any product title.

Funded by Lili


NoveList Plus

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Search for fiction and nonfiction books by author, author read-alikes, series, subject or title.  You’ll also find recommendations based on your search, Book Discussion Guides, Grab and Go Book lists, nonfiction Picture Book Extenders in NoveList K-8 , Common Core Connections, Curricular Connection articles, and much more. Funded by Lili

 


Pronunciator

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Have you thought about learning a new language? Maybe you want to brush up on your language skills for an upcoming trip. Well, thanks to the Idaho Commission for Libraries you can do just that online, and it’s free! Pronunciator offers self-directed lessons in 98 languages. Give it a try today! 

Funded by Lili

 

 


SBDC Idaho

Small Business Development Center

 

The Idaho Small Business Development Center empowers business success through our no-cost and confidential consulting and affordable training to small businesses throughout our state. Their services are open to current business owners and to those planning to start a business. 

 

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