Internet Resources - Spanish Language



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  • BookFlix
    Outside the Library: BookFlix Access from Home
    Scholastic BookFlix is an online literacy resource for children in grades PreK-3. It pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks (some in Spanish). It includes read-aloud supports so students can hear each book narrated and also hear definitions of key words. Specifically created to support non-, beginning and reluctant readers.

    Browse related subjects: Audio Books, Authors, Children's Literature, Education, Games, Spanish Language
  • Brainfuse HelpNow
    Free Academic Help at All Levels. Brainfuse offers live online tutoring in elementary, middle school, high school, college, and adult education. SAT/ACT/GED/Citizenship test help is also available. Writing a paper? Send your paper to a tutor and receive a response within 24 hours. Job seekers can also get resume and job finding assistance in the Adult Learning Center. Maestros en español disponible.
    Browse related subjects: Education, Employment, Jobs, Schools, Spanish Language, Teen Homework Help, Tests
  • OneClickdigital
    The OneClickdigital collection includes Recorded Books' exclusive/subscriptions titles -- about 9000 audiobooks as of 1/12/2016 for adults, beginning readers, kids and young people, as well as many titles in Spanish. It also includes distributed titles by major audio publishers. In addition, OneClickdigital boasts a large eBook collection of classical literature and popular titles available with Adobe Digital Editions. The service is PC and Mac compatible as well as is iPod and iPhone compatible. The OneClickdigital mobile app is available via the iTunes App Store. You'll need your library card number and pin to access the service from outside the library.
    Browse related subjects: Audio Books, Education, Languages, Literature, Pronunciation, Recreation, Spanish Language

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  • Basic ESL
    Basic ESL improves 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 more. 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. Registration allows you to save your progress.
    Browse related subjects: Hispanic, Languages, Pronunciation, Spanish Language
  • GCFAprendeLibre.org
    Cursos Gratis de Sistemas e Informática Aprender sistemas e informática es mucho más fácil ahora con nuestros cursos gratis de word 2007, excel 2007, Windows, Internet y mucho más.
    Browse related subjects: Careers, Computers, Do-It-Yourself, Employment, Hispanic, Spanish Language
  • Gmail
    Video tutorial en español sobre cómo configurar una cuenta de correo electrónico Gmail
    Browse related subjects: Computers, Spanish Language
  • GobiernoUSA.gov
    Información oficial en español. GobiernoUSA.gov es el portal oficial del Gobierno de los Estados Unidos en español.
    Browse related subjects: Government, Hispanic, Latino, Public Health, Social Issues, Spanish Language
  • LawHelpCA.org
    Reliable information about common legal issues, written by reputable sources on 16 general topics and over 140 specific subtopics. Includes an updated directory of legitimate and pre-screened organizations that offer free or low-cost legal advice and representation. This free site is supported by the State Bar of California and nearly 100 legal nonprofits dedicated to making the justice system fair for everyone.
    Browse related subjects: Associations, California, Consumer Health, Consumers, Do-It-Yourself, Government, Labor, Law, Social Issues, Spanish Language
  • MEDLINEplus from the National Library of Medicine
    This gateway site references extensive information about specific diseases and conditions, including drug information. It includes an encyclopedia of medical terms, health news, a dictionary, directories to find doctors, dentists and hospitals, interactive tutorials, clinical trials and surgery videos. The entire site is available in Spanish as well, with a handy toggle feature. Other languages are included but to a lesser extent.
    Browse related subjects: Consumer Health, Spanish Language

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