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Database of college, graduate & vocational schools that also offers test preparation & practice exams for high school, college entrance, professional certification and licensing, military, and civil service. (Remote access requires a CLP Library Card.)

 

Official Test Sites

 

Test Preparation Sites

  • AP: Official Test Preparation
    The College Board allows you to hone your essay-writing and problem-solving skills by practicing with previously administered free-response questions.
  • Greater Pittsburgh Literacy Council
    Greater Pittsburgh Literacy Council offers opportunities for adult education and GED preparation.
  • Kaplan Test Prep
    Kaplan offers fee-based test preparation services for a variety of educational tests. Use this site to search for the services that they offer.
    • @KaplanSATPrep
      This Twitter account from Kaplan can help you prepare for your exam.
  • PSAT/NMSQT: Official Test Preparation
    The College Board offers free sample practice questions for the PSAT/NMAQT exam.
  • SAT: Practice
    The College Board offers free practice questions and a review of the essay on the New SAT. An official, free, full-length practice test is also available for download when you sign up for free registration.
  • Peterson's
    Peterson's offers information and a few test question examples for most of the academic tests given via the quick links menu on the left of the page. There are also online practice tests offered for a fee.
 

Books from Our Collection

Test Prep

The official SAT study guide with DVD.
The official SAT study guide with DVD.
Up Your Score : The Underground Guide to the SAT.
Up Your Score : The Underground Guide to the SAT.
Gruber's SAT Word Master : The Most Effective Way to Learn the Most Important SAT Vocabulary Words
Gruber's SAT Word Master : The Most Effective Way to Learn the Most Important SAT Vocabulary Words
The Official Study Guide for All SAT Subject Tests.
The Official Study Guide for All SAT Subject Tests.
The Score-Raising Vocabulary Builder for ACT and SAT Prep & Advanced SSAT and TOEFL Study.
The Score-Raising Vocabulary Builder for ACT and SAT Prep & Advanced SSAT and TOEFL Study.
McGraw-Hill's conquering ACT math and science
McGraw-Hill's conquering ACT math and science
McGraw-Hill's Conquering ACT Math and Science
McGraw-Hill's Conquering ACT Math and Science
The Score-Raising Vocabulary Builder for ACT and SAT Prep & Advanced SSAT and TOEFL study. Level 1
The Score-Raising Vocabulary Builder for ACT and SAT Prep & Advanced SSAT and TOEFL study. Level 1
Gruber's SAT 2400 : Strategies for Top-Scoring Students
Gruber's SAT 2400 : Strategies for Top-Scoring Students
Write the SAT Essay Right! : Ten Secrets to Add 100 Points to Your Score
Write the SAT Essay Right! : Ten Secrets to Add 100 Points to Your Score
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