Introducing Studiosity and World Book
Wednesday 06 May 2020
Yarra Libraries is excited to introduce two fantastic new resources to assist with learning and studying online: Studiosity and World Book.
Studiosity is an online platform which connects students and jobseekers to the best and brightest minds, so they can get help exactly when it's needed most - all for free, 24/7. This is all done through Studiosity’s own awesome technology, accreditation, and academic integrity standards.
For Students: If you're feeling overwhelmed, stuck on a study question or not sure where to even start with an assignment, Studiosity offers online study help from real people. Connect with a friendly Subject Specialist in a range of subjects for live, one-to-one help in real time - it's typed chat, interactive whiteboard and file sharing.
Alternatively, submit your draft essay or assignment for detailed feedback on how you can improve you work. You can also access a database of over 750 practice tests in all core curriculum subjects
For Jobseekers: If you need a second set of eyes on your cover letter, or want some advice on your CV/resume, Studiosity connects you to online specialists who can help you edit your best possible resume with detailed feedback on spelling/grammar, structure, choice of language, clarity of presentation, and more
World Book 💳💻
World Book combines technology with traditional editorial excellence to produce authoritative, trustworthy and unbiased information. World Book is an industry leader in the production of award-winning encyclopedias, reference sources, and digital products for homes and schools and aims to help increase both reading fluency and comprehension in young readers. Encyclopedic content is updated continually and accessible 24/7 on a variety of devices.
Resources available include ebooks, homework help, educational games and more.