OCPL Digital Learning
For information about our digital reference resources and how to use them, click on our Libguide.
NEW RESOURCES FOR TEACHERS, HOME SCHOOL, AND MORE!
All Digital Resources
Knowledge City features short courses in business, finance, computing, workplace safety, and workplace compliance. Free with your library card. Just enter your card number and PIN when prompted.
Duolingo is FREE language learning software that can be used anywhere.
Find more information about what is available with, and how to use, Ancestry.com Library Edition with this guide.
The Ancestry database cannot be accessed from home.
Click the link for SmartSearch: http://www.scdiscus.org/smartsearch
Contact your local branch if you are prompted for a user name and password.
Free access to the Merck Manuals for high-quality, independent, and trustworthy information.
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Value Line Investment and market information.
Additional learning resources:
Goodwill Community Foundation LearnFree.org — provides free classes in technology, learning and math.
Free online computer classes:
Use these online resources to brush up on your technology skills!
Learn Typing is an online free typing tutor. Free typing lessons have been prepared for people of all ages, experiences and abilities to learn typing.
The Palm Beach County Library System presents this resource to help beginning computer users become familiar with using a mouse.
Microsoft Office Training
From Microsoft, training for their latest Office products including Word, Excel, Powerpoint and more
Bare Bones 101: A Basic Tutorial on Searching the Web
This tutorial from the University of South Carolina Beaufort evaluates specific search engines.
Free online learning:
Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/
MIT Open Courseware https://ocw.mit.edu/index.htm
Course Hero https://www.coursehero.com/
Digital Public Library of America https://dp.la/
cc https://creativecommons.org/ Creative Commons helps you legally share your knowledge and creativity to build a more equitable, accessible, and innovative world — unlocking the full potential of the internet to drive a new era of development, growth and productivity. To search, see https://search.creativecommons.org/
Another site which guides you to a list of MOOC s* is https://www.mooc-list.com/
* Massive Open Online Course (MOOC /muːk/) is an online course aimed at unlimited participation and open access via the web. Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Massive_open_online_course