Learn a language and master new skills.
Knowledge is free with your library card. Prepare for your next vacation or your next career with our extensive online learning tools.
- Learn how to use new software for your industry, like Excel or Photoshop
- Study a language or just learn the basics before your next trip to a new country
- Learn for your career or your own enjoyment, with courses on photography and guitar
12 million interactive audio lessons that teach you any of 163 languages on your mobile device. Requires an Android or iOS device.
Choose from 71 different languages, including Spanish, French, Arabic, Japanese, English, and Pirate-speak (sorry, no parseltongue yet). Mango Languages uses advanced learning techniques and expert-level instruction to make learning a new language easy and fun.
Pronunciator is a listening and speaking-focused language learning tool with more than 80 languages to study.
Professional Classes & Tutorials
Six-week-long online programs are taught by college instructors. New courses begin each month, and lessons are assigned twice a week, enhanced to support varied learning styles. Enjoy self-paced learning and engagement with other students and the instructor with weekly discussion boards. This service is available 24/7.
Access Lynda.com’s vault of expert-level video tutorials on everything from managing a business to becoming a Ruby on Rails Developer. If you want to learn or master a skill, Lynda.com compiles high-quality how-to series, put together by some of the most successful industry experts.
Choose Learning Paths to start a new career, hobby or sharpen skills in areas like: 3D animation, business, photography, marketing, and web development.