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Student Resources In Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a wide array of subjects. The solution merges Gale's authoritative and continuously updated reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Subject: General, School
Home Use: Yes

A Science intensive encyclopedia that is appropriate for both middle school and high school students.

Home Use: Yes

Resource for middle and high school students that includes articles in the areas of science, technology and medicine. Also includes photos, maps and technical illustrations.

Subject: School
Home Use: Yes

Research-based and experience-driven, Transparent Language Online is a language-learning program that provides an effective, fun, and engaging experience for language learners of all levels. Combining top-of-the-line courses with lots of great, supplemental resources for over 90 languages, Transparent Language Online is the ultimate language-learning system.

Transaparent Language, Inc.
Home Use: Yes

First time users, please click here to create a Treehouse account.

Returning users, please click here to access Treehouse.

As members of the Treehouse community, students can learn to build websites, create iPhone and Android apps, build web apps with Ruby on Rails and PHP, learn about user experience, how to start a business, and much more.

Through 1000+ video tutorials, quizzes, and code challenges created by expert teachers, students can learn to code in languages like Objective-C, HTML, CSS, PHP, Ruby, JavaScript and SQL.

To start learning with Treehouse, the only software and hardware requirements are a web browser and an Internet connection. With a free account from Queens Library, students can then log into the Treehouse app, where all content is accessible via the Treehouse library. Within the library, video tutorials, quizzes and code challenges are organized into courses by topic. As students embark on a project, their progress is then saved in a comprehensive dashboard, which records an active student's progress and provides them with a personalized overview of what they’re working on.

Subject: Career, Education
Home Use: Yes

TrueFlix is the only online resource that leverages the award-winning True Books content to help students hone literacy skills, build knowledge of subject-area content, and cultivate 21st Century skills through the inquiry process. All of the True Book titles are supported with a deep and diverse reservoir of related content and primary sources featuring videos, audio, images, and text.

Subject: School
Home Use: Yes

University of Fashion® is a hi-definition, professionally produced online fashion design video library featuring design tutorials and lectures. Design tutorials include beginner to expert level draping, pattern making, sewing, fashion drawing, and product development. Design lectures include costume history, trend forecasting, color theory, fashion business marketing, licensing/branding, and prominent fashion designer interviews. All videos are taught by college professors and industry pros. University of Fashion is the only resource you need to learn and explore the world of fashion.

Subject: General
Home Use: Yes