Learn a language, upgrade your knowledge, or get help with school.
Learn a new language or learn English. Mango also has interesting specialty courses ranging from 'how to speak pirate' to Russian slang.
Transparent Language Online is the most complete language-learning system for independent learners. With 100+ languages currently available, including Indigenous languages like Cree and Ojibwe, and dedicated learning path to keep track of your progress, it makes learning a language easier than ever.
LyndaLibrary is a fantastic video-based service with online learning courses on a variety of subjects so you can learn at your own pace. Great for those looking to keep career skills up to date, personal development, and technology lovers. Popular learning paths include: becoming a web designer, becoming a motion graphics artist, becoming a music producer, and more. LyndaLibrary also includes a number of shorter videos for people looking to quickly learn a specific skill.
Gale Courses offers a wide range of interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month. Topics include: Accounting and Finance, Business, Computer Applications, Design and Composition, Health Care and Medical, Language and Arts, Law and Legal, Personal Development, Teaching and Education, Technology, and Writing and Publishing.
Practice tests and tutorial courses to help you succeed with academic or licensing exams. Immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and individualized analysis of results. Includes Canadian Citizenship Practice Exams, GED Canada Practice Exams, GED U.S. Practice Exams, RPAT Practice Exam, TOEFL iBT Preparation, TOEIC Preparation and SAT Preparation.
Solaro [currently unavailable]
Solaro provides the Alberta-specific curriculum information found in the KEY student study guides and SNAP publications. Create an account and access great study guides, practice quizzes, reviews, and course lessons from the comfort of home. Your account will keep track of your lesson progress so you can pick up where you left off. Covers grade 3 through grade 12 Alberta curriculum.
Learn how to use the internet & popular websites through free tutorials aimed at teaching people how to use technology.
Free and simple tutorials on a variety of topics, including technology & apps, writing, math, and other everyday skills.