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Great resource for life-long learners with live one-on-one help on taking the GED, Microsoft Office Suite and preparing for the US Citizenship Test. Submit your resume online to have your resume critiqued and edited within 24 hours.
Online tutor service available daily from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. (Kindergarten and up).
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Citizenship, high school entrance exam, GED, AP exams, job skills, resume, interview skills, adult core skills, academic, civil service and more.
Acquire new skills, learn new business, creative, and tech skills with expert-led online video tutorials anytime, anywhere. The Lynda.com app is available for free download. Lynda.com Help
Choose from 30 languages including K-12 Teacher’s Resources for English (K-12) and Spanish learners. Teacher Resources are included.
Free Online Learning Courses
DigitalLearn.org - An Institute of Museum and Library Services grant funded project by the Public Library Association, to create an online hub for digital literacy support and training including videos and printable handouts. A great complimentary resource to the Learning @ Your Library series.
edX - Founded by Harvard University and MIT in 2012, edX is an online learning destination and MOOC provider, offering high-quality courses from the world’s best universities and institutions to learners everywhere.
GCF LearnFree.org -Provides free lessons and self-paced tutorials for MS office, reading, math, basic computer and Internet skills. A great complimentary resource to the Learning @ Your Library series.
Khan Academy - A non-profit organization provides free education for anyone anywhere with an extensive video library covering K-12 math, science, biology, chemistry and physics. It also includes topics such as finance and history.
MIT Open CourseWare - Access to free lecture notes, exams, and videos from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) reflects almost all the undergraduate and graduate subjects taught at MIT.
Tech Boomers - Free educational website that teaches older adults and other inexperienced Internet users with basic computer skills about websites that can help improve their quality of life. A great complimentary resource to the Learning @ Your Library series.