Online Learning

Directory of Open Access Journals- An online directory that provides access to thousands of high quality, free peer-reviewed academic articles.

Encyclopedia of the Continental Congress- Comprehensive coverage that includes both the first Continental Congress in 1774 and the first Federal Congress in 1789.


Illinois Odyssey Project- Free college credit courses for income eligible adults.

Khan Academy- Free online classes and tools for parents and teachers.

Lingo Lite- Images, text and native speaker video to help you learn basic vocabulary up to four times faster than any other method. (Library Card Required)

Merriam-Webster Dictionary- Definitions of common and uncommon words and phrases. Also, word games and trivia.

Merriam-Webster Thesaurus- More than 275,000 synonyms, antonyms, related words, and idiomatic phrases.

Open Stax – Access free textbooks.

Tech Boomers-
Techboomers.com is a free educational website that teaches older adults and other inexperienced Internet users with basic computer skills about websites that can help improve their quality of life.

Universal Class- With your library card access free online continuing education courses on over 500 topics. (Library Card Required)

World Book Online-
Up to date articles, pictures, and illustrations on thousands of topics. You will find lesson plans for students K-12, activities and assignments for homeschooling. (Library Card Required)

Rocket Languages- Learn 18 different languages with interactive audio and cultural lessons. Access from home or download the app! (Library Card Required)