Never Stop Learning
Never Stop Learning with LA County Library’s Online Classes
Did you know the Library offers free online classes? From new skills to new languages, diplomas to tutors, we have something for you!
“The Library is a place for lifelong learning,” says Library Director Skye Patrick. “Learning isn’t limited to the classroom or the workplace. We live in a world that offers a plethora of information, and modern technology has made it easier than ever to establish a learning habit, no matter your age.”
Aspiring photographer? Want to brush up your business know-how? You can learn a new skill or refresh an old one with Lynda.com, which offers instructional videos you can stream in a wide range of topics, including business, technology, design and more, led by accomplished teachers and industry experts. Access is free with your library card.
¿Quieres hablar español? Voulez-vous apprendre le français? Mango Languages offers free, self-paced online classes in over 20 languages, plus ESL courses in Spanish, Mandarin, Arabic and more. You can even learn on the go with Mango’s app for Apple iOS or Android.
Want to complete your high school education? If you’re 19 or older, the Library’s Career Online High School program offers you a free, online option for completing your accredited high school diploma, plus a career certificate in one of eight fields in just 5-18 months. You’ll get personal academic and career coaching. Take the self-assessment to determine if you qualify!
For both students and adult learners, Tutor.com offers free help with your library card. Live online tutors are available daily from 3-10 pm for grades K-12, college students, and adults. Get help with homework in math, science and more; have your essay or resume reviewed by a pro; or event get help with citizenship prep. Whatever your needs, there’s a tutor for you!
There is always something new to learn—whether personal or professional—and the Library can help you find the best tools for learning whatever you want! Explore our full list of free online learning offerings today.