Smyth Library has begun offering on-demand, anywhere online tutoring for all learners. The program Brainfuse HelpNow™ provides differentiated learning solutions for users of diverse needs and backgrounds. Students communicate with live tutors using an interactive whiteboard to chat, write, draw, copy/paste text or images and graph homework problems. HelpNow™ will be available to all library patrons from any computer with internet connection beginning in January. To access HelpNow™, please visit the library’s website and sign in to your account.
HelpNow™ includes online tutoring for all levels of learners from children through adults. It includes the following features:
- Live Tutoring Asynchronous Services
- Study Tools: Collaboration tools
- Adult Learning Center — Adult Learning Center is the adult learners’ version of HelpNow™ where patrons can access High School Equivalency prep, US Citizenship test prep, resume assistance, Microsoft Office support, and Career Resources. The Writing Lab, Send Question, and Skills Building are also included in the Adult Learning Center suite.