Petworth
Neighborhood Library

Civil Service and Licensure Test Prep

Including Police Officer, Postal Worker and Firefighter Exams

Through the Testing and Education Reference Center, the library offers practice tests, online books, study tips, and test dates and deadlines. Exams covered include accountant, caseworker, correction officer, court officer, firefighter, parole officer, police officer, police sergeant, postal worker, probation officer, real estate, state trooper, treasury enforcement agent and U.S. citizenship.

Petworth Pictures America

As part of the Picturing America program (an initiative by the National Endowment for the Humanities), we have been fortunate to receive several high-quality, laminated posters of American masterpieces.  Using visual thinking strategies alongside these reproductions, we have had several successful and fun Picturing America programs a

Read The Washington Post Online

You can read today’s newspaper or go back as far as 1977.   You can also visit The Washington Post historic site and

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