New Library Databases

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The Vermilion Parish Library is happy to announce the addition of 5 new databases to their Library Website.

ArtistWorks:
This database provides patrons with world-class instruction through self-paced video lessons from Grammy winning professionals. It offers users everything they need, from basics of an instrument to intermediate playing.
* Beginner to Intermediate instruction for the most popular string and band instruments
* Professional musicians are the instructors
* Step by step videos
* On-the-go learning, browser enabled for desktop and mobile devices

AtomicTraining:
This is a video bases how-to training resource. Atomic Training opens unlimited access to thousands of short videos covering more than 500 of today’s most popular software applications on both PC’s and Macs.
*All the latest offerings for Microsoft, Apple, Adobe, Google and many more
* Valuable job training with videos to help improve job skills with in-depth training
* Mobile training such as learning how to use mobile products such as iPhone and iPad
* Access anywhere by watching videos at home or at the library

Comics Plus:
Brings unlimited access to thousands of digital graphic novels and comics to library patrons on any web-connected device.
*All comics are available whenever you want them, no waiting or holds
* Access through your web browser on any computer, tablet or smart phone with internet
* Browse by genre, publisher, comic and instantly check our your favorites

GymAmerica:
Selected by Forbes as “Best of the Web” for nine consecutive years, GymAmerica is a custom diet plan and fitness tracker. This online personal trainer/nutrition system creates exercise and diet plans base on your individual needs, goals and schedules.
*Establish your own health/wellness goals and build corresponding diet and exercise programs
*Personalized workouts that include a workout tracker, hundreds of instructional videos and
fitness challenges
*Personalized diet plans that include a diet tracker with nutrition scorecard, in-depth food
database, as well as weight and BMI tracker
*Manage nutrition and fitness on the go with GymAmerica iPhone and iPad apps

LawDepot:
Empowers each patron to create their own legal personalized contracts specific to their state/providence and personal situation.
* Create, modify and save hundreds of every-day personal and business legal documents
* Easy patron set up and use, question and answer method used to enter vital information once,
then LawDepot builds the form needed and puts patron entered information into the proper
location to eliminate redundant entry
* Each form is built to state/provincial standards to assure you get the form ready for notary,
filing and other local transactions
* Technical support is available and included in the subscription, patrons have additional options                 for preliminary legal help with forms completion

The links to these databases can be found under the Databases tab along the left side of the webpage or by clicking on the Atomic Training Panel on the scrolling marquee along the top. All it takes to access these new and exciting databases is your Vermilion Parish Library card to create one account to access them all. If you have any questions or need more information call your local branch of the Vermilion Parish Library.