Lifelong Learning

Learn a new language, upgrade your skills or explore a new hobby; we offer many learning resources to get you started.   

Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center

This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every enthusiast.  Full-text is provided from leading hobby and craft magazines.

Hobbies and Crafts

Mango Languages

An online language learning system that teaches practical conversation skills for a variety of popular languages.  Little Pim is available for younger language learners.

Mango   Little Pim

Universal Class

Contains individual lessons on topics including Accounting, Health and Medicine, DIY, Science, Web Development and much more! 

Earn a certificate documenting course completion. Build your online portfolio and share your achievements with others.

Universal Class

Lynda.com

Over 3,500 video tutorial courses led by experts on web design, software development, photography, business skills, home and small office, project management, 3D animation, graphic design audio, music, video editing and more. Requires the creation of a personal account which will allow you to track your progress through your tutorials.

Lynda.com is transitioning to become LinkedIn Learning.  All the courses and training offerings will remain the same.  Simply sign in with your library card and PIN and continue using this database.

Lynda.com

Signing Savvy

Signing Savvy is a sign language dictionary containing several thousand high resolution videos of American Sign Language (ASL) signs, finger-spelled words and other common signs used within Canada and the United States.

Signing Savvy

Brainfuse

Online tutoring available everyday between 2-11pm.   Get help in math, science, reading/writing and social studies.   Brainfuse offers a 24-hour Writing Lab where you submit essays and get constructive feedback.  Resume and cover letter writing help as well as Canadian citizenship prep.   Assistance in standardized tests such as GED and SAT.

Brainfuse

Great Courses

The Great Courses Library Collection contains hundreds of courses spanning thousands of in-depth video lectures on subjects like Science, Health & Wellness, and much more.

Great Courses