These fee-based databases are available at no cost to all Hedberg Public Library cardholders and cover a wide variety of topics.
Classes and Courses
- Gale Courses (funded by HPL)
Over 350 free courses in personal and professional development. All courses start fresh monthly and run for six weeks. Topics include: computer programs, health, career exploration, college prep, writing, ESL, business, leadership, family, and more.
- Mango (funded by HPL)
An online language-learning system that can help you learn English!
- Learning Express(funded by BadgerLink)
Online practice tests for dozens of exams, including GED, SAT, ACT, Civil Service and ASVAB. Also includes skills improvement units for reading comprehension, writing, math skills, resumes, cover letters and job interviews.
- Little Pim (funded by HPL)
A fun, interactive online language learning system that helps kids age 0-6 learn Russian, Arabic, German, Mandarin, Spanish, French, Hebrew and more.
Powered by Mango Languages.
- Internet Search Engines: searching for websites using key words
- Internet Directories: links to websites are gathered on a page and arranged in subject catagories. Great for browsing different topics when keywords won't work
The Internet Public Library
Local History Database
Janesville and Rock County history through articles, photos and more.