Want to Start Your Own Business?

Hillsborough County Residents with a public library card can learn about starting their own business by watching the informative videos on the Hillsborough County Public Library’s Website at hcplc.org.  Simply click on the following:

  • Learning & Research
  • Education
  • Lynda.com

and enter your library card number. Type in “Bootstrapping Your Business” for a look at a video course (with captions) with fantastic tips on how to save money while getting your business up and running.

But don’t stop there! Check out the categories listed on the lynda.com Website with solid information on many different subjects:

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Nursing Students

If you are a resident of Hillsborough County or Pasco County, your public library card will enable you to practice for your NCLEX-RN exam using The Learning Express Library:

 

NCLEX-RN® Flash Review

NCLEX-RN® Flash Review features more than 600 terms and concepts that are commonly tested on the NCLEX-RN® exam. This portable study guide goes beyond just facts and definitions and delves into actual nursing processes.

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NCLEX-RN® Practice Exam 1

NCLEX-RN® Practice Exam 1

This 165-question practice test will familiarize you with the content and format of the official NCLEX-RN® exam. Get detailed answer explanations and an instant score report that pinpoints strengths and weaknesses for more effective preparation.

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NCLEX-RN® Practice Exam 2

NCLEX-RN® Practice Exam 2

This 165-question practice test will familiarize you with the content and format of the official NCLEX-RN® exam. Get detailed answer explanations and an instant score report that pinpoints strengths and weaknesses for more effective preparation.

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NCLEX-RN® Practice Exam 3

NCLEX-RN® Practice Exam 3

This is the third of three 165-question practice tests designed to familiarize you with the content and format of the official NCLEX-RN® exam. You’ll get detailed answer explanations and an instant score report that pinpoints strengths and weaknesses.

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NCLEX-RN®: Power Practice

NCLEX-RN®: Power Practice

Success on the NCLEX-RN® is mandatory to become a registered nurse. NCLEX-RN®: Power Practice provides the practice you need to earn a top score, with two full-length practice exams and detailed answer explanations.

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Surgical Technology Students

If you are a resident of Hillsborough County or Pasco County, your public library card will enable you to practice for your Surgical Technologist certification by using Learning Express Library:

Certified Surgical Technologist Practice Exam 1

If you want to become a surgical technologist, make sure to practice for the certification test. This 200-question set offers effective preparation with material and timing based on the NBSTSA’s official exam.

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Certified Surgical Technologist Practice Exam 2

Certified Surgical Technologist Practice Exam 2

If you want to become a surgical technologist, make sure to practice for the certification test. This 200-question set offers effective preparation with material and timing based on the NBSTSA’s official exam.

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Medical Assisting Students

If you are a resident of Hillsborough County or Pasco County, your public library card will enable you to practice for your Certified Medical Assistant certification by using Learning Express Library:

Certified Medical Assistant Practice Exam 1

Are you prepared to get certified or recertified as a medical assistant? Make sure the answer is yes by familiarizing yourself with the AAMA’s CMA exam using this practice set, which includes instant scoring and clear explanations for every question.

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Certified Medical Assistant Practice Exam 2

Certified Medical Assistant Practice Exam 2

This is the second of two instantly scored practice tests, designed to show you what you need to know before taking the AAMA’s CMA exam, based on the format, material, and timing of the real exam; it includes 200 multiple-choice questions.

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Medical Assistant: Preparation for the RMA and CMA Exams, 2nd Edition

Medical Assistant: Preparation for the RMA and CMA Exams, 2nd Edition

Get the job you want by scoring well on the Certified Medical Assistant or the Registered Medical Assistant exam. This up-to-date guide reviews every area tested by the official exams. It also includes tips for higher scores, overcoming anxiety, and more.

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Registered Medical Assistant Practice Exam 1

Registered Medical Assistant Practice Exam 1

To take your career to the next level as a registered medical assistant, you’ll need to pass the American Medical Technologists’ RMA Certification Examination. Practice exam 1 gets you ready with a complete, 200-question test modeled on the real exam.

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Registered Medical Assistant Practice Exam 2

Registered Medical Assistant Practice Exam 2

To take your career to the next level as a registered medical assistant, you’ll need to pass the American Medical Technologists’ RMA Certification Examination. Practice exam 2 gets you ready with a complete, 200-question test modeled on the real exam.

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Typing Without Looking!

Typing

Do you want to improve your typing skills? Tired of doing the “hunt and peck” dance on the keyboard? You can learn how to touch type without looking at your keyboard!  You’ll complete your homework assignments and navigate the Web much faster. After completing the course, you can download a “Learner’s Record” or pay for an official certificate to be mailed to you. To sign up for this course, CLICK HERE.