Grant R. Brimhall Library, Newbury Park Library, and all Book Drops are closed until further notice. Get more information
During the library closure, late fines and DVD rental fees will be waived.

Passport program has been temporarily suspended and all the appointments have been cancelled. 
Please visit the City of Thousand Oaks website for information on the current COVID-19 situation.

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Learn the essential skills you need in the 21st century

 Technology Training Classes

ALC-brainfuse-logo-button 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.
Helpnow-logo-button Online tutor service available daily from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. (Kindergarten and up). Skills building and activities learning available through HelpNow. MEET - schedule an online classroom or virtual study room anytime, anywhere.  Watch MEET tutorial
JobNow-logo-button Live Job Coaching, Resume Assistance, and more... Live JobNow Coaches are available every day of the week, including weekends, from 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
kanopylogo-buttonLearn something new with The Great Courses on Kanopy. Patrons will be limited to 5 videos per month.
niche-academy-buttonLearn to use Virtual Library eResources with step-by-step how-to video tutorials. Each tutorial includes the text of the tutorial and a "Go to" link that will take you to the library eResource.
LearningExpress-logo-button Citizenship, high school entrance exam, GED, AP exams, job skills, resume, interview skills, adult core skills, academic, civil service and more.
lynda-logo-buttonAcquire new skills, learn new business, creative, and tech skills with expert-led online video tutorials anytime, anywhere. The app is available for free download. Help
rosetta-stone-logo-button Choose from 30 languages including K-12 Teacher’s Resources for English (K-12) and Spanish learners. Teacher Resources are included. Rosetta Stone Help for Desktop and Mobile app. Use s9037731 for NameSpace when signing in to the Mobile app.

Free Online Learning Courses

Codecademy - Offers free courses on programming such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Ruby on Rails, jQuery, APIs, PHP and Python. - 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 - 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.