Resources for Adults
We've tried to find websites and resources that might be helpful to our patrons ~ hope you find these listings meaningful.
NJ Housing Resources Administered by the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency
Help and resources to deal with with Domestic Violence
Monmouth County Department of Human Services Enhancing life for Monmouth County Residents.
Small Business Administration- The Small Business Administration provides one-stop access to federal government information. The site links to information about starting and managing a business, financing a business, taxes, and legal information.
NJ Business Information- 17,000 member industry association which lobbies on behalf of New Jersey businesses and publishes the popular New Jersey Business magazine. This site includes a news center, issues impacting business, political action, events and programs and money saving benefits.
NJAWBO- The New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) is the longest-standing statewide organization of women business owners in New Jersey, whose primary objective is to support and encourage business ownership by women.
Businessnj.gov- Your one stop destination for doing business in the State of New Jersey!
MedLinePlus- Find information on health conditions, wellness issues, and more.
Healthline- Front and center for assisting with simple, expert-based information in regards to mental and physical health.
HealthCare.gov- Healthcare Marketplace to find health insurance
NJMental Health Association of NJ- Call or text for emotional support or crisis counseling.
NJ Can- The state's FREE web-based career exploration sytem. It supports lifelong career planning through online assessments, career guidance tools and portfolios.
NJ Career Connections offers a full-service site for Job Seekers with planning, preparation and resources on résumé writing, interviewing and much more.
IRS.gov- All the information you need regarding taxes
IRS Forms,Instructions and Publications- Everything you need for completing taxes.
NJ Division of Taxation- Find information on State taxes, property relief programs, fraud and identity theft and many other topics.
Click here to access resources from the NJ State Library
Library of Congress: LOC.gov lets you not only ask a librarian for help but also search catalogs of libraries from all over the world. This is truly a huge resource that should be on your Top 10 best research sites list. Anything from Academia Sinica in Taiwan to Yale University in the U.S. is here and ready to be searched.
Rosetta Stone Inc. is dedicated to changing people’s lives through the power of language and literacy education. The company’s innovative, personalized language and reading programs drive positive learning outcomes in thousands of schools, businesses, government organizations and for millions of individual learners around the world.
How to access Rosetta Stone on a PC
Click here and enter your Patron number. Click on Rosetta Stone Library Solution. You will need to create an account the first time you use Rosetta Stone.
How to access Rosetta Stone Mobile
- Rosetta Stone account only requires a NJ public library card number.
- Prior to logging in for the first time, on your mobile device go to the App Store (iPhone) or Google Play (Android) and download the Learn Languages: Rosetta Stone app. You only need to do this once.
- On your mobile device visit jerseyclicks.org and click on the Rosetta Stone link.
- Enter your library card number when prompted. Do not log in with your Google account.
- When the Rosetta Stone screen appears, log in with your username and password and choose the language you wish to learn.
- On the next screen click the link that says Launch Rosetta Stone.
- The Rosetta Stone app on your mobile device will launch and load you into your language after a short delay.