Online Learning AnytimeNew courses start monthly.  Each course is taught by professional instructors. 375+ courses are available on a broad range of interests and topics.  Purchased by Seneca District Libraries.






link to Gale eBooks formerly GVRLA database of encyclopedias and specialized reference and informational books including medical and mental health, self-help, finances, cookbooks, diet and exercise, business and marketing information, and much more. These materials, previously only available in the library, are now online from the library or remotely 24/7, and allow multiple users to access any of the books at any time – no checkouts or holds required. Because each library creates its own eBook collection, the content you see may vary if you use the database at different libraries (your school, your public library, or your office). Titles are purchased and managed by both Seneca District Libraries and POWERLibrary.


link to Opern Educational Resources Commons page and organizationOER Commons is a public digital library of open educational resources. Explore, create, and collaborate with educators around the world to improve curriculum.



Access the Pennslvania POWERLibrary Open Educational Resources HubThe POWER Library OER Commons hub is designed to serve educators across the Commonwealth with high-quality, customizable lesson plans, and other resources, that directly correlate Pennsylvania’s elementary and secondary content standards to the resources provided in POWER Library.





link to Penn State University's Open Education ResourcesLaunched in 2007, the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences’ OER initiative enables departments and individual faculty to provide resources free-of-charge under a Creative Commons license. As long as they adhere to the license, teachers and learners around the world are free to download, remix, translate, localize, and make these materials their own.



link to Pennsylvania Academic Library Consortium, Inc.'s Affordable Learning DivThe long-term goal of the project is to support a robust OER community among our campuses for the active creation and use of open textbooks and related educational resources. Affordable Learning PA is a grant-funded project made possible in part by Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Office of Commonwealth Libraries, Department of Education, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf, Governor.



link to the Open Education Resource World Map project

The OER World Map provides helpful information for everyone who is interested in or connected to OER and Open Education. The system is designed to provide real-time answers to questions like:

  • “Where can I find OER?”
  • “Which projects are working on a similar topic to our project?”
  • “Which experts have the knowledge to answer a question related to a special area of OER?”


link to POWERLibrary's Gale Educator's Reference Complete


This e-resource for teachers provides indexing and abstracts for 280 peer-reviewed journals. A POWERLibrary Resource.


link to PowerLibrary's Gale Information ScienceProvides access to journals and magazines that aid users in researching a vocation, finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career. The database offers hundreds of current and applicable periodicals, from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals. A POWERLibrary Resource.


Education Planner .orgone-stop career and college planning website. EducationPlanner provides practical and easy-to-understand advice to help prepare students for the important decisions they will face in the future. EducationPlanner is a public service of the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) and its student loan servicing operations, FedLoan Servicing and American Education Services (AES).


Hi-Ed College and University CenterThe mission of the Warren Forest Higher Education Council is to enrich and enhance personal and professional growth. This is accomplished by identifying, coordinating, and implementing high quality and diverse educational training with equal access and opportunity for individuals to achieve their learning objectives.


Northern Pennsylvania Regional College
Northern Pennsylvania Regional College does not operate as a traditional campus-based college, nor are we an online college. To keep our classes affordable and convenient for students, community locations are utilized to deliver class instruction at multiple sites across the region and are brought together via live interactive technology. NPRC offers dual enrollment, associate degree, and workforce development courses.


Consumer Financial ProtectionWhether you are preparing for college, attending school, or already repaying your student loans, we have tools and resources to help you make the best decisions for you.





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