Useful Websites
Free Online Learning

Berlin-Peck librarians curate these lists with you in mind! These websites are free to use, but some may include advertisements or paid options.

Free Online Learning

The Great Courses Library Subscription!
Thousands of in-depth videos on subjects like; Science, History, Travel, Health & Wellness, Professional Development, Photography, Cooking and much more.


Crafts and DIY

Creativebug Library Subscription!
Watch more than 1,000 award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.

User-created instructions for circuits, crafts, cooking, living, and outdoors—plus workshops and classroom projects!



Mango Languages Library Subscription!
Learn a new language with easy daily lessons! Pick from 64 different languages, including English as a Second Langage (ESL). Mango even has an auto-play mode for learning in your car.



Learn the basics of computer programming using interactive tools.

Learn to code, build projects, and earn certifications.


University Courses

While they are free to use, some of these university courses also offer paid versions that will earn you school credits, professional certificates, or even degrees.

An open online university founded by Harvard and MIT, with courses from over 120 institutions, including discussion boards and quizzes. Courses are free to audit (watch videos and join discussions) for a limited period.

MIT OpenCourseWare
Virtually all MIT course content, including lectures, lecture notes, homework assignments, sample tests and many other materials from the actual courses at MIT.

Khan Academy
Classes in math, science, engineering, arts, humanities—at preschool to high school levels. Also includes college test prep.