Education, Colleges, and Careers


College and College Preparation

ACT American College Test  Register for the ACT, find test sites and dates, and read about test prepration.

Affordable Schools Online  Great site for researching higher education financing.  This site was originally started by a father who had trouble financing a university education for his children.   Check out what "Frugal Dad" has to say on many topics including teaching your child to save for college and manage his/her money while at college.

Best Colleges Resources  This site has information to help veterans and those students interested in ROTC programs.

Black Excel  This site is designed to help students and parents navigate the college admission process. This site is aimed at African-American students and families.

Brain Track  BrainTrack's Career Guide helps visitors evaluate career options and find schools through its extensive resources. The guide offers data on hundreds of careers that typically require higher education for entry or advancement and features links to thousands of schools.

College Answer This site, sponsored by SallieMae, helps parents, guidance counselors and students plan for college.

My College Guide Answers to everyday questions about selecting a college.  Answers to questions on the application process and financial aid are covered, too.

FAFSA Free Application for Federal Student Aid  Apply on line for Federal Financial Aid. 

NellieMae Student Loans  This site, sponsored by NellieMae, guides parents and students throughthe student loan process.

Ohio Board of Regents  Check out the homepages of Ohio public colleges and universities.

Peterson's Services  This site contains information on college searching, test preparation, financial aid and graduate programs.

SAT Scholastic Acheivement Test Register for the SAT, find test sites and dates, read about the the application process and financial aid.


Vocational and Career Collection is designed for vocational and technical libraries servicing high schools, community colleges, trade institutions and the general public. This collection provides full text coverage for more than 350 trade and industry-related periodicals.