Due to a staffing shortage at the Library we will need to alter our hours of operation.  

Today and Thursday May 19th -- open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Friday May 20th -- open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday May 21st and Monday May 23rd -- CLOSED

We hope to resume normal hours on Tuesday May 24th. Should anything change we will be sure to send another update. 

We appreciate your cooperation and patience as we work through this shortage!
Barrington Public Library


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Prep for the Next Step

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College Ready

Getting Ready for College
Here are some great resources for preparing for the transition to college.
Scholarship databases, college reviews, rankings and more.

 

Good Call

Goodcall.com/scholarships
Great unbiased database for grants and scholarships.

 

FAFSA

FAFSA
Free application for federal student aid for college.

 

FinAid

FinAid
Check out FinAid for resources on funding your school costs. This site can also help you calculate how much certain schools will cost down the line for repayment.

 

NH Charitable Foundation

NH Charitable Foundation
Use this site to find scholarships available only to New Hampshire residents. The smaller the pool of applicants, the higher your chances are of winning the funds you need for your further education!

 

College Scholarships

College Scholarships
This site provides scholarships based on your degree, state, and many other random possible ways you may qualify for select scholarships or grants.

 

FastWeb

FastWeb
Find scholarships here, as well as part time jobs, and college searches.

 

The Princeton Review

PrincetonReview
Check out this site for test prep and college searches.

 

Center for Online Education

Online Colleges
A site with listings and information about online colleges and degrees.

 

College Board

The College Board
Get connected to your college. Find official college planning and preparation tools to help you succeed.


Job Preparation 

Getting Ready for a New Job
Here are some great resources for preparing for the transition to work life.
Resume builders, job searches, professional sites, and more.

 

The Princeton Review

PrincetonReview
Check out this site for help on possible work tests and finding a career path under the professional tab.

Canva

Canva
Use this site and all its provided templates to help kick your resume up a notch!

 

LinkedIn

LinkedIn

Join the professional community to show off your skills, build your connections, and find job openings.

 

NH Department of Labor

NH Department of Labor: School to Work Program
The School to Work program aims to prep students for various career paths and includes a list of pre-approved work sites as well as provide students with career level experience in various fields.

NH Department of Labor: Laws and Rules
Check out this site to better understand the laws and your rights as a working member of society. 


Getting Your Driver's License

NH Driver's Practice Test

NH DMV Practice Test
Let this site help you ace your driver's test! There is a handbook and licensing practice test for cars, school buses, semi-trucks, motorcycles, and more!