Online Courses, E-books, & Resource Websites
Here’s a list of websites that link to free courses and other online resources:
Gale Courses – Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses on a broad range of subjects that you can take entirely online. There are also Covid-19 information courses and resources.
GCFLearnFree.org – Learn the essential skills you need to live and work in the 21st century. From Microsoft Office and email, to reading, math, and more—GCFLearnFree.org offers more than 200 topics, including more than 7,000 lessons, more than 1,000 videos, and more than 50 interactives and games, completely free.
GoldFish School – In Goldfish Language School, learning English and French is easy and fun. There are daily free packages available for you for all ages and abilities from elementary to university level course packs.
LinkedIn Learning – LinkedIn Learning offers video courses taught by industry experts in software, creative, and business skills. It is a subsidiary of LinkedIn. All the courses on LinkedIn fall into 3 categories: Business, Creative, and Technology. Courses available for free with your library card.
TechBoomers – Techboomers has over 100 free courses with thousands of step-by-step tutorials and informational articles that can help you learn anything and everything about the Internet’s most popular websites and apps.
TumbleBooks– Online reading resource with a picture books, math books, teen & adult, romance and audiobook databases, currently available for free.
Here’s a list of websites offering eBooks for download:
|Project Gutenberg||30,000 free books online.|
|Literature.org||The online literature library – unabridged.|
|NovelGuide||Novel resource guide and literature.|
|Planet PDF||Free PDF books.|
|Bibliomania||Free online literature and study guides.|
|Read Print||Online Books, Poems, Short Stories.|
|Bartleby.com: Great Books Online||Encyclopedia, Dictionary, Thesaurus and hundreds more.|
|Shakespeare’s Sonnets||A comprehensive site of William Shakespeare’s sonnets.|
|International Children’s Digital Library||Read free children books online.|