The library provides access to online courses and tutoring in a variety of subjects including business, foreign languages, math, science, technology, and writing.

in Learning with Lynda.com Content

LinkedIn Learning               (Video Tutorial)
Leading online learning platform covering business, technology and creative skills.

To use the LinkedIn Learning app, download the app from the Google Play Store or Apple App Store and click Sign in with Your Library Card. Use Library ID smrla (all lowercase), along with your library card number and PIN to login. Using the app, you can download courses for offline viewing. Downloading for offline viewing is not available through the web browser.

Attention LinkedIn Learning Users:

If you previously used Lynda.com – the forerunner to LinkedIn Learning – your historical viewing data from Lynda.com will be deleted from the system after May 2022. To access your Lynda.com data before then, create an account in LinkedIn Learning with the same library card number you used for Lynda.com. Create an account before May 2022 and you will able to access your prior Lynda.com data, including any certificates of completion.

Creativebug              (Video Tutorial)

Creativebug.com has thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. It brings the latest in art and craft education to its members, and they work with renowned artists to do just that. It is the number one inspirational resource for DIY, crafters and makers, with thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes available for FREE with your library card.

To get started on your projects or to get inspiration, create your account by selecting your library system below:

Mango Languages

Mango Languages              (Video Tutorial: English / Spanish)
Instruction in foreign languages, including Arabic, Chinese, ESL, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish and many more.

HelpNow

HelpNow! Tutoring Service              (Video Tutorial: English / Spanish)
Online tutors are available Mon – Sun 2:00 pm to 11:00 pm. for assistance and skill-building in core subjects for students in grades 3-12.  All online tutors are trained and certified by Brainfuse, and are based in the United States.  Each tutor is cleared with a thorough background and reference check, and must have a four-year degree and prior teaching or tutoring experience.

 

Driving Tests

Driving-Tests.org
Free MD MVA permit practice tests.

Gale

Master the ASVAB
Test-taking tips, diagnostic tests, review and five practice exams with answers

Brainfuse

Career Help              (Video Tutorial: English / Spanish)
GED, citizenship, resume help and other job resources

Peterson’s Test and Career Prep (Gale)

Peterson’s Test and Career Prep                (Video Tutorial)
Search thousands of college and graduate schools, identify scholarships, take practice tests, create resumes, and explore careers.

in Learning with Lynda.com Content

LinkedIn Learning                 (Video Tutorial)
Leading online learning platform covering business, technology and creative skills.

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Information about hundreds of different types of jobs from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.