We will be adding LOTS of diverse educational resources here (and on similar pages) on a regular basis because our patrons and online visitors deserve to have a world of knowledge at their fingertips!
- Cambridge Dictionary
- Visual Dictionary Need to know the word for that thingamajig or whatchamacallit? Try looking here!
- Online Etymology Dictionary Want to know the story behind a modern English word’s origin? This site will help you on your journey!
MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses–some free, some not):
- edX Ever wanted to take a class with a Harvard professor, or something by Berkeley? Now you can–all from the comfort of your library (or your home). Many classes are free, but some require purchase.
- Udemy Most of these classes have a fee, but Udemy frequently runs sales/specials, and since most courses are self-paced (and you can start when it suits you) you can often find a deal on something you want to learn online.
- Coursera Stanford, Duke, and Johns Hopkins and many others offer convenient online classes here.