How Can I Access This Service?
The Bangor High School Library offers an online database that will assist students as they prepare for the SAT or ACT, and contains many other great college prep resources! This product is called Cengage: Testing & Education Reference Center and can be accessed from the Bangor High School Page.
- Choose Programs Links, then Library, then Databases, then choose Cengage: Testing & Education Reference Center (first on list).
- From BHS no password is required.
- From home the password is: bang_log
What does it offer?
a. Comprehensive post-secondary and graduate program search based on student input. Students fill in a questionnaire about their major interest, campus preferences, high school academic and extracurricular activities etc. and a list of colleges and programs is generated. Very useful for identifying colleges and programs outside the “usual.”
b. Scholarship search questionnaire. Students answer a wide range of questions about their high school career as well as family professional and community affiliations. Program generates a list of possible sources of scholarships and grants with requirements and contact information.
c. Test Preparation. Program offers full-text e-book copies of all of the Peterson test preparation guides as well as the opportunity to take practice tests and work on practice questions for the PSAT, SAT, ACT, TOEFL, AP, GED and ASVAB tests as well as a wide variety of professional and civil service exams such as the GRE, PRAXIS, CLEP, LSAT and MCAT.
Who Can Use It?
Any student of Bangor High School or their family members. Available from any school computer or via the web using website address and school password.
From home navigate directly to http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/bang18380 scroll down to the bottom of the page to select Testing and Education Reference Center. The password is bang_log
Questions? Call Bangor High School Library @ 992-5546 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.