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Eastern High School Library: College Resources

Are you College Ready?

Have you met the ACT benchmarks for college readiness?

English - 18

Reading - 22

Math-22

Science-23

College Prep Center

Once in the database, click on "For K12 Students"  and select "High" from the drop-down menu.  Click on the "Learning  Express Library."  Scroll to the College Prep Center.  Click on the test you would like to practice:

  • ACT® Test
  • SAT* Test
  • AP* Exams (Calculus AB, English Language and Composition, English Literature, European History, U.S. Government, U.S. History, Biology)
  • PSAT/NMSQT* Test
  • TOEFL iBT® Test

Register (create an account), or log in to use the resources (practice tests, interactive tutorials, eBooks, etc.).No password is required to access this database from a school computer; when using a personal/home computer, contact the Librarian for the password.

JCPS Resources

AP Course Notes and College Admissions Essays

GALE - Testing and Education Reference Center (TERC)

Eastern's GALE databases include the Testing and Education Reference Center (TERC).  Log onto this database using the password supplied by the librarian. TERC provides you with the following:

  • test prep for ACT, SAT, PSAT, CLEP, and AP exams
  • college and scholarship searches
  • career tools - including a resume building resource and military career information.
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College and Scholarship Search

1. Click on "Testing & Education Reference Center."

2. Click on College Prep Tools and choose one of the following options:

  • Click on College Search, then Undergraduate School Search; or
  • Click on Scholarship Search, then Undergraduate Scholarship Search

When doing a college search, choose a search type:

  • Detailed Search
  • School Name Search
  • Keyword Search 
  • Alphabetical Search

When doing a scholarship search, click on "Register Now" to create an account. Record your username and password.

  • Complete the one-page profile and then click "Get Results."
  • Click on "Learn More" to read the details of each scholarship.
  • Click "Save" to save the scholarships that seem most promising.
  • When you are finished, click on My Saved Scholarships to view a list of your favorite scholarships. Click "Log Off."

Kentucky Scholarships

Library World

       Eastern High School Library Catalog (OPAC)

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