Try Brainfuse Online Tutoring and More

Job-seekers, students, and veterans – you’ll want to know about this new resource we now have at the library. Get on demand, online tutoring live and 24/7.

Brainfuse ignite your mind

HelpNow, JobNow, and VetNow offers on demand, anytime, anywhere eLearning for all ages and levels. Users get real-time tutoring from instructors through the Brainfuse online classroom.

There’s a writing lab, math help, and language learning. Veterans and their families can get help with the VA benefits system and more.

Brainfuse HelpNow

Students work with live tutors using an interactive whiteboard to chat, write, draw, copy & paste text or images and graph homework problems. Use HelpNow for homework help, skills building and test prep.

The Writing Lab and the 24/7 Center

Users get the freedom to get help any time of the day without connecting with a live tutor. Users can submit papers through the Writing Lab for feedback. The 24/7 Center is for non-writing assignments like math or science.

JobNow

Job-seekers can get live online help, powerful tools, and other resources.

Live Interview Coaching

Brush up on interview techniques or get live online interview practice from trained job coaches. Job coaches and users chat live chat through the online classroom. Also get 24/7 access to interview tips and career resources.

Resume Lab

Submit your resume and a job coach will send it back within 24 hours with detailed feedback and suggestions for improvement. You can also download resume templates or browse resources for making better resumes.

Career Resources

24/7 access to carefully chosen job resources. Brainfuse job coaches help users strategically target jobs best suited to their interests and qualifications.

Adult Learning Center

Get basic career-enhancing skills. ALC offers test preparation (including the GED and the USCIS citizenship test) and an academic skills center featuring live, online tutors.

VetNow

Support for your community’s veterans and their families. VetNow offers help navigating the VA, academic tutoring, and help with employment transition.

Live Online Navigators

VetNow Navigators are trained to help veterans and families connect with valuable benefits and resources.

  • Answer questions related to benefits eligibility
  • Show community resources for housing, healthcare, and education benefits
  • Help you find accredited claims agents

VetNow Job Tools

Designed to help with all stages of the job hunting, the VetNow Job Tools feature career coaching, expert resume assistance, live interview preparation, and more. With the Job Tools you can:

  • Discover your best career fit based on education, experience, and personality
  • Search for a job with nationwide and local resources
  • Get templates for the most common resume types
  • Get resume and cover letter help from trained experts
  • Brush up on interview techniques or get live online interview practice from trained job coaches

College Skills

Users build academic skills and prepare for college with VetNow’s array of tools:

  • Talk with live tutors in a wide range of college level subjects
  • Live skills tutoring and a large library of lessons, video tutorials, and practice tests including SAT, ACT, TEAS, HESI, GRE, GMAT and more
  • Expert analysis of writing, with constructive comments
  • 24/7 help with academic questions
  • Live help for language learners
  • Make and share flashcards, tests, and educational games

Get Started with Brainfuse

Brainfuse HelpNow live homework help and so much more
Brainfuse JobNow live career assistance and so much more
brainfuse VetNow live VA benefits help and so much more

Thank you, Oklahoma Department of Libraries, and the Institute of Museums and Library Services for offering this to Oklahoma libraries.

Soft Re-opening

The library will be doing a soft opening on Monday, May 4, 2020.

We will be going back to normal business hours, Monday & Tuesday 10-6, Wednesday-Friday 9-5, and Saturday 10-1.

Only the front door will be unlocked and available for use, we will only be allowing 8 people in at a time (because 2 staff members will be here as well).

Open for quick check-outs only (face masks are encouraged), no computer usage or loitering.

All programs have been canceled, this includes Toddler Time and the 2020 Summer Reading Program.

Covid-19 Impact

Due to rising concern for the public and our employees we are limiting access to the library.

Effective immediately
No computer access
No programs
No congregating of any kind
No loitering

We are still open for checking out materials. Come in and quickly pick something out, or if you know what you want, give us a call and we can bring it to your car 628-3366!

We will continue to take the appropriate and necessary actions to keep the public and our employees safe during this challenging time.

Thank you for understanding and we apologize for any inconvenience

Wish Lists

The Tonkawa Public Library appreciates the support received from the many business and individual donors who help the library provide services valued by our community. Patrons and community members frequently ask how they can support the library.

The Library Wish List  program is an opportunity to support the library by adding specific, high-demand items to the collection. Please come by the library or call us (580)628-3366 for more information  on how you can purchase the items, our book supplier sends us the books shelf ready! The Wish Lists will be updated regularly, so please check back often!

Adult Wish List

Children’s Wish List

Young Adult Wish List