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Online tutors are available from Monday to Sunday, 2:00pm to 11:55pm
(Accessible in Pratt libraries or from home with your library card)

HelpNow! provides a wide range of services and resources. To focus on test preparation:

Choose the gold Adult Learners button in the headline ribbon to use live one-on-one academic coaching, practice test center, and online resources to help you achieve your learning and career goals. Tests include the GED and the U.S. Citizenship Test.

Choose the Test Center to prepare for exams using practice tests. The test center contains helpful tips and resources to help you prepare for state level subject skills tests or national standardized tests. Tests include the ACT and the SAT.

To use the full range of customized tutoring resources, create a free personal account at the HelpNow! website.

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(Accessible in Pratt libraries or from home with your library card)
Discover instantly scored licensing, certification, and aptitude practice tests, online career preparation, and vital information for a wide variety of occupations. Tests include the GED, ACT, SAT, ASVAB, Police Officer Exam, US Citizenship Exam and more.

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How to Get a GED in Maryland

Pratt Library's "How To" guide includes all the information you need to register and prepare for the GED in Maryland.

Test Study Guides
Pratt Library's Job and Career Information Center offers a large collection of books to help you prepare for academic, career and licensing exams. New titles come in all the time, so check with a librarian to see if the book you need is available. Email or call 410-396-5713.