Universal Class, an online continuing education program, is now available to Dorothy Alling Library patrons at no cost! There are over 500 classes available in many subject areas such as arts and crafts, medical skills, finance, genealogy, personal care, animal care, career development and more! Each person is welcome to enroll in up to five courses at one time and will have up to six months to finish each course. Every course has a real instructor that can be communicated with via email. To use, simply go to Universal Class and enter in the full barcode number on your library card.
LearningExpress contains academic and career-related solutions in one easy to use platform. It includes skill-building in reading, writing, math, science, college admissions exams, occupational licensing tests, workplace skills improvement, career exploration, computer skills and much more! The subscription also includes Job & Career Accelerator, a platform where job seekers can explore occupations, scholarships, jobs, learn how to write resumes and gain skills.
To get started click on this link and go to Sign In/Register on the menu. Click Register under New User. To create an account simply enter your name and email address and create a password. If you would rather not use an email click on "I'd rather NOT register with my email" and enter in a username, password and security question. Make sure and write these down as the library cannot retrieve them.
We hope you enjoy this offering sponsored by the VT Department of Libraries.
It's never too late to learn, or so they say! TechBoomers will teach you how navigate websites and programs like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, eBay, Amazon, Netflix and many more for free!
ERIC Digital Library of Education Literature
Sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences, part of the U.S. Department of Education, ERIC is an online digital library of education research and information.