Educational Resources

ABCmouse.com for preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, and early primary

ABC Mouse

The award-winning ABCmouse.com curriculum is designed to help young children (ages 2-6+) build a strong foundation for future academic success. ABCmouse.com is 100% educational, with 3,500+ learning activities across all major subject areas—reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music. From Age of Learning, Inc. *In-library access only*


BookFlix

BookFLIX

An interactive literacy resource that builds a love of reading and learning! Children and adults can access thousands of classic books paired with a related non-fiction e-book. The engaging way to link fact and fiction, BookFlix reinforces early reading skills and introduces children to a world of knowledge and exploration.


Free Permit Practice Tests

CT DMV Permit Practice Tests & Driver’s License FAQ

Use this FREE resource to practice taking the CT DMV permit test, as well as other great driving test resources, like road signs, fines and limits, and FAQ on getting a CT driver’s license.


Encyclopedia Judaica

Encyclopedia Judaica

A 22-volume English-language encyclopedia of the Jewish people and their faith, Judaism. This e-book covers diverse areas of the Jewish world and civilization, including Jewish history of all eras, culture, holidays, language, scripture, and religious teachings.


Global Road Warrior

Global Road Warrior

A comprehensive social/cultural, travel, and international business resource, covering 175 countries and territories. It includes everything you need to know about traveling!


Hartford Courant 1992-Present Button

Hartford Courant 1923-1990 Button

Hartford Courant 1764-1922 Button

Hartford Courant

The Hartford Courant subscription is split into three different time periods. Note: the years of 1923-1990 are available onsite at the Bloomfield Public Libraries to all patrons, or offsite to Bloomfield library card holders only.

Hartford Courant (1992-Present)

Hartford Courant (1923-1990)

Hartford Courant (1764-1922)


JobNow

JobNow 

FREE and confidential job assistance, including professional resume critique and live interview and resume coaching. Use the SkillSurfer Learning Library to access thousands of lessons, quizzes, and tests to help master academic concepts. View tutorials on basic to advanced math/reading/writing, as well as high school/college/graduate school test prep…and more!


Mango Languages

Mango Languages

Learn a new language today! Mango Languages is an online language-learning system that teaches actual conversation skills for over 60 languages from around the world.


research IT CT Free Online Resources

researchIT CT:
Connecticut’s Research Engine

Search academic articles, including history, science, and biography information, as well as newspapers and magazines… and much more!

Elementary School Resources

Middle School Resources

High School Resources


Testing & Education Reference Center

Testing & Education Reference Center

Over 300 FREE online practice tests for high school, college, and career success! Search information about college and career enhancement programs. Use the practice tests to help you prepare for a civil service test, the Praxis exam, SAT, GED, and more!


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