The Lewisboro Libary offers numerous helpful databases through the Westchester Library System.
Lynda.com is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn software, technology, creative and business skills to achieve personal and professional goals through a video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts.
Note: Lynda.com now authenticates with your library card number and PIN*. If you previously registered for an account using a password, you will now log in with your PIN*.
When using the app, select the Organization Tab. Under Web Portal, enter westchesterlibraries.org. On the next page, enter your library card number and PIN*. Select “Open in Lynda.com”.
Tutor.com (owned by Princeton Review) provides high-quality online learning and career services to libraries nationwide. Access to live, online tutoring and resume help as well as thousands of academic and career resources.. You can get a tutor in more than 40 subjects including Math, Science, Social Studies, English, AP support, Foreign Languages and Business. Tutoring sessions take place in the easy-to-use online classroom which runs in your browser.
To learn more, watch a short video (under 1 minute) or watch this slightly longer video (3 ½ minutes) and see the frequently asked questions.
Sign in using your library card number and PIN*.
Learning Upgrade is an interactive, fun and effective way to enrich your studies in reading and math. Music and graphics make this a good add-on to any other study resource you may be using…or you can just use this tool and go all the way through high school-level reading and math. Download the free app to your Android or iOS device. Select GET STARTED and pick the skill you want to build first – English or Math. Pick a starting level or take a placement test. Before you begin you will have a chance to create your account.
Note: A user name, password and school ID will be generated. Take a note of them as you will need this information for future logins.
LearningExpress Library features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks to help patrons of all ages. It offers job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math and basic science, career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school entrance test prep, and more. The first time you visit, it will ask you to register and create a password.
University of Fashion
University of Fashion brings together the best fashion industry professionals to create lessons that inspire and educate students, teachers, home sewers and the fashion curious. Whether your interest is sewing, Fashion Business or Product Development, this is a great way to learn from top industry pros. Sign in using your library card number and PIN*.
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Need help? Please call 914-875-9004. We’re always glad to help!
*Your default PIN is the last 4 digits of the daytime phone number we have on record.