Who can use it: All citizens of Vermont who have access to the services of a public library can use Universal Class for free.
What it is: Over 500 high-quality online courses, geared to high-school and older learners, covering a wide range of topics
from hobbies (arts and crafts, dog training, photography)
to job skills (writing improvement, medical billing, computer programming, domestic violence counseling)
to education and test preparation (writing for children, general science, algebra, homeschooling strategies)
How to use it: Register online with your 14-digit library barcode and an email address. Then participate in the classes at your own pace, correspond with instructors online with up to six months to complete an individual class.
LearningExpress Library supports students and professionals for academic skill-building, standardized test prep, career certification test prep and more.
Khan Academy offers free online classes in a wide variety of subjects, aimed toward elementary and high school skill levels.