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GED/Adult Education Success: Start Here

A collection of South Mountain Community Library resources to help you prepare for the GED exam.


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This library GED research guide will help you get started with your GED.

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About GED

Welcome to the GED/Adult Education Success research guide.  This guide will help you find resources and classes to obtain your High School Equivalency (HSE) or General  Educational Development (GED) certificate.

The scope of the materials and resources are focused on improving your skills in:

  • reading
  • writing
  • math
  • science
  • social studies.

You will also find information about where to take classes and tools to help you with:

  • GED and HSE preparation
  • study skills
  • basic computer literacy.

If you don't find what you are looking for, please ask us.  We want to help you!  Use the library contact information located in the left panel

U.S. High School Dropout

Great Things in Motion.  Produced by GED Testing Service, July 17, 2012.  Questions why we have 40 Million Reasons to prevent U.S. High School dropouts.

Unauthorized Testing Center

South Mountain Community College is not an authorized GED testing center for the Arizona Department of Education, Adult Education Services.  See navigation tabs:  Classes and Testing Locations for authorized testing centers.

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GED Library Research Guide Contact

This GED library research guide is updated by Lora Largo, Faculty Librarian.  View Profile

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