Links to resources and websites for education, such as financial aid, HiSET, practice ACT/SAT testing, academic research, etc
Brainfuse Educational Links
Links to ACT/SAT prep, HiSET prep, vocational exams, and more
Credo Reference
Encyclopedic information for academic research and writing; library card number needed for log-in
Financial Aid Application
FAFSA online application and information
Gale Reference
Encyclopedic reference and general non-fiction interest from vetted sources; library card number needed for log-in
National Center for Education Statistics
"NCES is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data that are related to education in the United States and other nations." Look here for statistical information on all levels of education. The site includes an encyclopedia of education statistics, an FAQ, activities for children, and a catalog the best search engine based on the information you have, and other resources for teachers.
U.S. Department of Education
Compiles a variety of information relating to government initiatives and educational programs at all levels, education-related grants (look under OERI) and statistics (NCES), and departmental publications. Searchable index and searchable department phone directory available.
This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.