Education and Employment

Education and Employment Featured Resources Cypress Resume: Resumes Made Easy! Available free in the library or at home with your library card, Cypress Resume allows you to complete your resume, cover letter, and reference list in minutes with minimal writing.  Choose...

Test Preparation

TASC, The High School Equivalency Exam The Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) has replaced the GED in New York State.  This site provides information about the TASC, test dates and times, and study materials.  See also: the New York State Education...

Civil Service

Rensselaer County Department of Civil Service and Civil Service Exam Schedule. Albany County Department of Civil Service New York State Department of Civil Service. See state civil service job postings and testing information.  Also check out the civil service study...

English for New Learners

ENL: English for New Learners (formerly ESL)Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Ongoing)Taught at the East Greenbush Community Library by Questar III BOCES.This program teaches speaking, listening, reading and writing. It is appropriate for...

Learn Skills

Want to learn technology skills? Literacy Volunteers of Rensselaer County (LVORC) provides tutoring to help individuals learn to read, to write, and speak English, and to improve their math skills. English Literacy Civics, Sewing & English, a telephone partner...

Fantasy & Sci-Fi Awards

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics General Fiction Awards General Nonfiction Awards Horror Awards Fantasy & Sci-Fi Awards Mystery Awards Romance Awards     Fantasy & Sci-Fi Award Winners The Hugo Awards,...

General Nonfiction Awards

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics General Fiction Awards General Nonfiction Awards Horror Awards Fantasy & Sci-Fi Awards Mystery Awards Romance Awards     General Nonfiction Award Winners Pulitzer Prizes are...

General Fiction Awards

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics General Fiction Awards General Nonfiction Awards Horror Awards Fantasy & Sci-Fi Awards Mystery Awards Romance Awards     General Fiction Award Winners The Man Booker Prize...

Mystery Awards

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics General Fiction Awards General Nonfiction Awards Horror Awards Fantasy & Sci-Fi Awards Mystery Awards Romance Awards     Mystery Award Winners The Agatha Awards, named for...

Library of Things

Items circulate for two weeks. Outdoor Equipment and Games Outdoor folding chairs Celestron Cometron 7 x 50 binoculars AWB 130 Newtonian telescope Wildhorn Outfitters snowshoes : 27 inches Wildhorn Outfitters snowshoes : 21 inches MSR Tyker kids’ snowshoes...

Book Club Selections

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics Staff Picks Library Reads Book Club Selections Book Club Selections These books were highlighted in book clubs held at our library. 2019 2018 2017 2016 Find Your Next Book To...

Romance Awards

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics General Fiction Awards General Nonfiction Awards Horror Awards Fantasy & Sci-Fi Awards Mystery Awards Romance Awards     The Rita Awards These awards are presented by the...

Horror Awards

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics General Fiction Awards General Nonfiction Awards Horror Awards Fantasy & Sci-Fi Awards Mystery Awards Romance Awards     Bram Stoker Awards The Bram Stoker Award is a...

Spirituality & Religion

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics Armchair Travel Biography and Memoir Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise History and Current Events Home, Garden, and DIY Nature & Science Popular Culture Spirituality & Religion...

Nature & Science

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics Armchair Travel Biography and Memoir Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise History and Current Events Home, Garden, and DIY Nature & Science Popular Culture Spirituality & Religion...

Popular Culture

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics Armchair Travel Biography and Memoir Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise History and Current Events Home, Garden, and DIY Nature & Science Popular Culture Spirituality & Religion...

Home, Garden, and DIY

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics Armchair Travel Biography and Memoir Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise History and Current Events Home, Garden, and DIY Nature & Science Popular Culture Spirituality & Religion...

History & Current Events

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics Armchair Travel Biography and Memoir Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise History and Current Events Home, Garden, and DIY Nature & Science Popular Culture Spirituality & Religion...

Healthy, Wealthy and Wise

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics Armchair Travel Biography and Memoir Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise History and Current Events Home, Garden, and DIY Nature & Science Popular Culture Spirituality & Religion...

Biography & Memoir

Find Your Next Read New & Bestsellers Recommended Genres Subjects Award Winners Topics Armchair Travel Biography and Memoir Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise History and Current Events Home, Garden, and DIY Nature & Science Popular Culture Spirituality & Religion...