VetNow New Library Service

Free Live Online Assistance for Veterans.

Wyoming Public Library Launches Live Help for Veterans and Their Families

Includes assistance for veterans and their families with potential eligible benefits in education, employment, healthcare, and housing

 

Wyoming Public Library is pleased to announce the launch of Brainfuse VetNowTM - support for your community's veterans and their families with navigating the VA bureaucracy, providing academic tutoring, and employment transition assistance. VetNow™ will be available to all patrons from any computer or mobile device starting February 14. To access VetNow™, please visit the library's website at www.wyoming.lib.ia.us.   

 

VetNow includes the following features:   

 

LIVE ONLINE NAVIGATORS: VetNow Navigators are trained to help veterans and families connect with valuable benefits and resources:

  • Answer questions related to  benefits eligibility
  • Refer patrons to applicable community resources for housing, healthcare and education benefits
  • Assist patrons with locating accredited claims agents

JOB TOOLS: Designed to help with all stages of the job hunting process, the VetNow Job Tools feature career coaching, expert resume assistance, live interview preparation, and more. With the Job Tools patrons are able to:

  • Use the career resources to discover their best career fit based on education, experience,  and personality
  • Search for a job with nationwide and local resources
  • Download template for the most common resume types
  • Receive resume and cover letter assistance 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, including:

  • Interaction with live tutors in a wide range of college level subjects
  • Live skills  tutoring  and  an  extensive  library of lessons, video tutorials, and practice tests including SAT, ACT, TEAS, HESI,  GRE, GMAT and more
  • Live or asynchronous expert analysis of writing, complete with constructive comments
  • Asynchronous 24/7 help with academic questions
  • Live help for language  learners
  • Create and share flashcards, tests, and educational games

 

About Brainfuse™

Brainfuse is one of the nation's leading online tutoring providers, serving a diversified client base of libraries, school districts and colleges/universities for over 18 years. With Brainfuse, users receive real-time tutoring from instructors via our proprietary online classroom. We serve hundreds of library systems throughout the country, including the New Mexico State Library, the Suffolk Cooperative Library System, the San Francisco Public Library, the Sacramento Public Library, The Free Library of Philadelphia, and North America's largest homework help program through the Chicago Public Library. For more information about Brainfuse services, please contact us at info@brainfuse.com.

This resource is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by State Library of Iowa.