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Helpful resources for students in Adult Education classes preparing for a High School Equivalency exam

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This is a guide to library resources and student services at ACC.  It includes information on Getting Started in College, Research Success, Writing, Academic Honesty and Citing, as well as Study Skills

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About this Guide for Adult Education

Welcome to the Adult Education research guide to help you find resources to study for and obtain your High School Equivalency (HSE) diploma.  There are three tests approved by the State of Texas that can lead to the HSE diploma.  They include the GED, the HiSet and the TASC tests.  Most of the resources listed in this guide will help you with any one of the three, but you will also see resources designed specifically for each test.

Are you looking for ways to brush up on your basic academic skills?  Browse through this guide and you'll find lots of helpful resources.  Use the tabs across the top of the page to navigate through the different sections.  

You'll find tools to help you with  

  • GED Test preparation
  • HiSet Test preparation
  • TASC Test preparation
  • Basic Skills in Reading, Writing and Math
  • ESL study and practice resources
  • Study skills
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Career information and job seeking skills  


If you don't find what you're looking for, please ask us.  We're here to help! Click on the "Get Help" tab above this guide to chat with us live, email us or call us. Contact me directly at


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Cary Sowell
Reference Librarian / Professor
Eastview Campus Library
Austin Community College
3401 Webberville Rd.
Austin, TX 78702

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