Databases

All databases are available in every branch of the Birmingham Public Library, unless otherwise noted. A JCLC library card can be used to access many of the databases, however licensing restrictions force us to limit access to certain databases to residents of Birmingham.

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Subject Applicable Databases
Learn how to get your Alabama learner's permit or driver's license. See Alabama DMV manuals and Alabama DMV practice tests for car, motorcycle and commercial driver's license (CDL). Site includes an exam simulator and DMV-related FAQ. learn more
Publicly Available.
Remote Access Available.
Looking for a new way to connect lifelong learners to your library? Online resources like Gale Courses position libraries such as yours as educational institutions—putting mastery of a new subject within your patrons' reach. In fact, Gale Courses deliver hundreds of engaging, instructor-led online... learn more
Requires a JCLC card and residence in Birmingham, AL.
Remote Access Available.
Looking for a new way to connect lifelong learners to your library? Online resources like Gale Courses position libraries such as yours as educational institutions—putting mastery of a new subject within your patrons' reach. In fact, Gale Courses deliver hundreds of engaging, instructor-led online... learn more
Requires a JCLC card and residence in Birmingham, AL.
Remote Access Available.
Why just point someone in the right direction when you can provide a path? Testing & Education Reference Center is a valuable online tool learners can use for standardized test preparation, researching undergraduate and graduate programs, finding tuition assistance, and exploring careers.... learn more
Requires a JCLC card and residence in Birmingham, AL.
Remote Access Available.
Why just point someone in the right direction when you can provide a path? Testing & Education Reference Center is a valuable online tool learners can use for standardized test preparation, researching undergraduate and graduate programs, finding tuition assistance, and exploring careers.... learn more
Requires a JCLC card and residence in Birmingham, AL.
Remote Access Available.
Online learning center with over 750 lessons and 8 classes with a focus on Microsoft Office products, includiing Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Access. learn more
Publicly Available.
Skill-building and test preparation materials for standardized tests. Interactive practice exams based on official exams. Scoring and analysis of practice test responses. Basic skills, college preparatory, civil service, GED, and some specific careers. Career Preparation - Make your work goals a... learn more
Requires a JCLC card.
Remote Access Available.
ProCitizen helps you prepare for the U.S. Naturalization Test with 100 informative videos, practice exercises, and quizzes. Provided by the Alabama Virtual Library. learn more
Requires a JCLC card.
Remote Access Available.
Welcome to USA Learns, a free website for adults to learn English and prepare for U.S. citizenship. Here you can practice English speaking, reading, writing, listening, grammar, vocabulary and more. Now, you can even prepare for your naturalization interview to become a U.S. citizen! --site learn more
Publicly Available.
Remote Access Available.
  
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