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eLibrary Spotlight : New Year, New Skill

by Stacy Tomaszewski on 2020-01-03T11:11:27-08:00 in eLearning | Comments

As the new year starts, why not learn something new? We can help - and you don't even have to leave home! Check out one of these free eResources aimed at helping you learn and grow all year long!

Take a class
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Universal Class
Universal Class offers more than 500 courses in a huge range of subjects including Finance, accounting, hobbies and crafts, Spiritual Wellbeing, and much more. Learn at home, at your own pace.

The Great Courses Library Collection offers hundreds of courses spanning thousands of in-depth video lectures on subjects like Science, Health & Wellness, and much more. Check out each course for one week.

Learn a Language

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Pronunciator is an online language-learning service that includes 80 languages for beginners and advanced learners, kids and adults.

Choose from one of dozens of languages including English as a second language. 

Get Ready for a Test or Job

Practice taking tests online for the ACT, SAT, GED and other academic exams. Tests also include civil service, military, law enforcement, real estate, other career exams, and the U.S. Citizenship Test. You will need to register to create a free account with LearningExpress Library so you can access your own exams on repeat visits from your home.

Got Questions? We've Got Answers!
Feel free to contact us.  We will happily answer any questions you have!  You can also check out our help section in the eLibrary sidebar.  Look for tutorials, helpful tips, news, and more.

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