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Brainfuse New at the Library
The library now has Brainfuse – on demand, anytime, anywhere eLearning for all ages and levels. Brainfuse is one of the nation’s leading online tutoring providers for libraries and schools. Users get real-time tutoring from instructors through the Brainfuse online classroom.

Brainfuse HelpNow
Students work with live tutors using an interactive whiteboard to chat, write, draw, copy & paste text or images and graph homework problems. Use HelpNow for homework help, skills building and test prep.

The Writing Lab and the 24/7 Center
Users get the freedom to get help any time of the day without connecting with a live tutor. Users can submit papers through the Writing Lab for feedback. The 24/7 Center is for non-writing assignments like math or science.

Job-seekers can get live online help, powerful tools, and other resources.

Live Interview Coaching
Brush up on interview techniques or get live online interview practice from trained job coaches. Job coaches and users chat live chat through the online classroom. Also get 24/7 access to interview tips and career resources.

Resume Lab
Submit your resume and a job coach will send it back within 24 hours with detailed feedback and suggestions for improvement. You can also download resume templates or browse resources for making better resumes.

Career Resources
24/7 access to carefully chosen job resources. Brainfuse job coaches help users strategically target jobs best suited to their interests and qualifications.

Adult Learning Center
Get basic career-enhancing skills. ALC offers test preparation (including the GED and the USCIS citizenship test) and an academic skills center featuring live, online tutors.

Support for your community’s veterans and their families. VetNow offers help navigating the VA, academic tutoring, and help with employment transition. Live Online Navigators
VetNow Navigators are trained to help veterans and families connect with valuable benefits and resources. Answer questions related to benefits eligibility
Show community resources for housing, healthcare, and education benefits
Help you find accredited claims agents
VetNow Job Tools

Designed to help with all stages of the job hunting, the VetNow Job Tools feature career coaching,
expert resume assistance, live interview preparation, and more. With the Job Tools you can:
 Discover your best career fit based on education, experience, and personality
 Search for a job with nationwide and local resources
 Get templates for the most common resume types
 Get resume and cover letter help from trained experts
 Brush up on interview techniques or get live online interview practice from trained job coaches

College Skills
Users build academic skills and prepare for college with VetNow’s array of tools:
Talk with live tutors in a wide range of college level subjects
Live skills tutoring and a large library of lessons, video tutorials, and practice tests including SAT,
Expert analysis of writing, with constructive comments
24/7 help with academic questions
Live help for language learners
Make and share flashcards, tests, and educational games

Get Started with Brainfuse
Link to a page with the Brainfuses or link to HelpNow, JobNow and VetNow
Find out more about Brainfuse and get help using it: go to the Niche Academy tutorials on using
Brainfuse and the see the Oklahoma Department of Libraries Brainfuse info page for user guides and
more. Thank you ODL and the Institute of Museums and Library Services for offering this to Oklahoma