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Guidance, TEST prep, & research tools on careers and education:

Now offering additional certifications from Delmar — one of the premier sources for career readiness — providing access to career certifications such as:

  • Medical Assisting
  • Cosmetology — 6 subjects, in both English and Spanish
  • Auto Repair — (ASE) with 9 exams both in English and Spanish
  • Medium/Heavy Truck Repair — with 8 exams
  • Collision Repair — with 5 exams both in English and Spanish


Online instructor led and/or accredited courses.
Business, Software, Graphic Design, Test Prep,

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Best Bet Databases


  • Atomic Training
    Software training
  • Learn4Life
    Professional development and personal enrichment
    Sessions start monthly
    Convenient six-week format
    Interactive learning environment
    Instructors lead each course
  • Powerspeak Languages
    Key language resource for learning Spanish, French, German, Mandarin Chinese, and English for Spanish-speakers


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First Step:   Create an Atomic Training account through the RB Digital Gateway with your library card.  The library subscribes to Atomic Training through RB Digital, so you must be a Boulder Public Library patron to create your Atomic Training account.

Video-based training  on over 500 courses (50,000+ videos) covering over 140 of today’s most widespread software applications on both PCs and Macs.


  • All the latest offerings from Microsoft, Apple, Adobe, Google, and more. Browse the full course list here.
  • Improve job skills with in-depth training on Excel and Photoshop, or learn valuable social media skills with tutorials on Twitter, blogging, and podcasting
  • Training on mobile products such as the iPhone and iPad
  • Watch videos at the library or remotely from home

Online Resources

Self Guided Web Tutorials


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Exam Proctoring

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Front Range Community College Testing Centers
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University of Colorado Career Services
Boulder (303) 492-5854

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