Brainfuse is an on-demand, web-based, online learning platform. It is available to all Oklahomans thanks to a statewide contract purchased by the Oklahoma Department of Libraries which has been made possible with funding from the American Rescue Plan Act and the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
The Oklahoma Department of Libraries provides access to three Brainfuse subscriptions: HelpNow, JobNow, and VetNow. These subscriptions provide homework help, tutoring, job search and resume building assistance, support for navigating the VA system, help in seeking local resources for Oklahoma veterans, and more. An Adult Learning Center for literacy programs and their clients is available through HelpNow and JobNow.
If you live in Oklahoma, you can directly access the Brainfuse subscriptions provided by the Oklahoma Department of Libraries through the links below or through your local public library.
HelpNow is an all-in-one suite of tutoring services designed for a wide range of academic needs - from elementary school curricula to college level assignments. HelpNow services include live tutoring, available from 1:00 pm to 11:00 pm. Self-study tools are available on-demand 24/7. Plus, student can use the secure file sharing feature in the Writing Lab to submit writing assignments to tutors any time of the day. The Brainfuse full-service test center offers practice tests for all levels in math, reading, and writing as well as college preparatory tests, including the SAT.
JobNow is a versatile online service designed to support every step of the job search process. Live online coaching is available from 1:00 pm to 11:00 pm to assist with resume and cover letter preparation and to help patrons prepare for job interviews. Users will also find 24/7 access to a carefully-selected library of job resources.
VetNow helps your community’s veterans and their families understand and apply for the benefits they are eligible for from local, state, or federal programs. It also provides academic tutoring and employment transition assistance. Live online navigators are available from 1:00 pm to 11:00 pm to help veterans and families connect with valuable benefits and resources. In addition, job and learning tools and tutors are available. Additional Vet resources below*
Brainfuse Marketing and Outreach
Oklahoma’s Statewide Contract for Brainfuse is made possible with funding from the American Rescue Plan Act and the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
*The Veterans Crisis Line: If you're a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one, the Veterans Crisis Line is a free, confidential resource that connects you to a real person specially trained to support Veterans.
*Make the Connection: Make the Connection is a content portal containing the stories of Veterans from every conflict since World War 2. This stigma breaking mental health resource lets Veterans tell you about the difficulties they have encountered after their service, and what resources and development they pursued to overcome them. It also contains a resource locator that allows Veterans to connect with VA resources in their local area.