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Test Prep Resources: Getting Started

Links to print and online resources to help prepare for CLEP, TOEFL, NCLEX, etc.

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Test Prep Resources

Need help preparing for a standardized test? This guide lists selected resources and study guides that are available for you to use through the Union County College library.

The Library subscribes to PrepSTEP  - an online EBSCO resource.  Students can create an account, and use the test preparation tools including skill-building materials and online practice tests.  PrepSTEP has interactive skill-building tutorials, along with more than 200 eBook titles.

The Library owns test prep books in print and electronic formats. The Cranford campus library has placed the test prep books in a special shelving area on the second floor near L207.

College Entrance - Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) & ACT (American College Testing), College Level Entrance Exam (CLEP)

Advanced Degrees - Graduate Record Exam (GRE), Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT)

Career Exams - Nursing (NCLEX), Civil Service (Fire, Police, etc.) & Professions, LEED certification, Praxis


GED (General Equivalency Diploma)


Language - TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


PrepStep by Learning Express

PrepSTEP is a test preparation resource with online practice tests, tutorials and skill builders to help you do your best on a variety of standardized tests.   Many tests are available including college prep (ACT, SAT, CLEP, etc.), GED, Military (ASVAB, CFAT, etc.), Graduate School (GRE, GMAT, etc.), Citizenship, and Careers (EMT, Firefighter, Real Estate, Civil Service, etc.).


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Union County College
MacKay Library
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Cranford, NJ 07016
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