The Solano County Library’s Literacy Program strives to make Solano County a more literate community by providing free tutoring to adults and families who want to improve their reading, writing, and English speaking skills.
Solano County Library’s Career Online High School (COHS) offers adults the opportunity to earn an accredited high school diploma and career certificate online.
The Library’s program provides a limited number of scholarships to qualified adult learners who are looking to expand their career opportunities, prepare for workforce entry or continue their education.
For more information visit solanolibrary.com/cohs or call 707-784-1526 .
The Library provides a variety of storytimes for children. The stories, songs and activities that are featured each week will vary from branch to branch. All library storytimes are free. Registration is not required, unless stated in the program description.
The Library offers resources to prepare and practice for important college and career examinations through: LearningExpress Library – Includes tutorials and practice test for:
-College prep and college subject skills,
-Computer and software skills,
-Occupational skills and military entrance prep,
-U.S. Citizenship Tutor.com – Includes test preparation practice tests, resume review, job help, and citizenship test. Free Kaplan SAT/ACT Practice Tests Call, email, ask a librarian at the reference desk or visit www.kaptest.com for upcoming practice SAT and ACT examinations and seminars through Kaplan.
The Library subscribes to databases in which one can search a variety of records as well as learn how to do family history research: Ancestry.com, a genealogy resource with access to historical records and family trees for discovering, preserving and sharing family history. Ancestry is only free when accessed from a Solano County Library computer. HeritageQuest Online, a genealogical database with access to census data, family records and local histories. Local Information:
Please contact the Solano County Genealogical Society at email@example.com for questions regarding the indexes to the ARCHIVES records.
Test proctoring is available to the public at all branches of the Solano County Library system. The library’s ability to proctor tests is limited to branch operating hours and the availability of staff. Please contact your local branch by phone (1-866-57-ASKUS) or submit an e-mail to schedule your appointment at least two weeks prior to your desired examination date. The library will try to the best of its ability to fulfill all requests, but cannot guarantee test proctoring services.
Every internet connected Californian is now able to access live, 24/7 online tutoring and homework help in all K-12 subjects. Every California student, with or without a library card, has access to 24/7 online tutoring in core K-12 subjects. Spanish language tutors available.