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Free homework help from a live, online, qualified tutor is available 24/7 for K-12 and college students as well as adult learners. Receive help in math, science, English, social studies, ESL, computer literacy, and college placement exams. Tutors provide essay and resume feedback with a drop-off service. Take assessment quizzes to develop and practice your skills in a variety of subjects.

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Job & Career Accelorator

Explore careers, search for jobs, and get resources on writing cover letters, resumes, and more.

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center

Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center is a comprehensive resource for career exploration and planning that can help users explore thousands of possible professions in 140 industries and career fields. The database also offers education planning for undergraduate, graduate, vocational and technical, and nursing schools.

LearningExpress Library

LearningExpress Library features online tutorials, practice tests, and e-books to help patrons of all ages. It offers job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science, career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school entrance test prep, GED® test prep, and more.

Testing & Education Reference Center

Testing & Education Reference Center (TERC) is a valuable online tool used by library patrons of all ages for standardized test preparation, researching undergraduate and graduate programs, finding tuition assistance, and exploring careers. Community members can even pursue new career paths with test prep assistance for career certification exams and gain advice on resumes, cover letters, interviewing, and networking.

Main Library & Law Library
201 Chestnut Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
Phone 910-798-6300

Northeast Regional Library
1241 Military Cutoff Road
Wilmington, NC 28405
Phone 910-798-6370

Pine Valley Library
3802 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28412
Phone 910-798-6390

Pleasure Island Library
1401 N. Lake Park Boulevard
Carolina Beach, NC 28428
Phone 910-798-6380

Hours: Monday-Tuesday 9 am - 8 pm
Wednesday-Thursday 9 am - 6 pm
Friday-Saturday 9am - 5 pm
Sunday 1-5 (NC Room Closed)