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Career Transitions is an online career guidance center that walks users through the job-search process from beginning to end. It brings together all the tools needed to explore and take the leap to a new career. Career Transitions employs a step-by-step approach to help people:

  • explore new career possibilities;
  • assess their interests and experience;
  • identify ways to improve their prospects, including networking and education;
  • prepare for a job search; and
  • search and apply for jobs.
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Improve your crafting skills or develop new ones with more than 1,000 award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.

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Learn a language on your computer for free. Click the access the database link above to go to the Mango site and set up an account to start learning. You can also download the app for Android or iPhone. Mango offers courses in 77 languages, including English as a Second Language courses for 15 non-English languages.

 

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From Bartending to DIY to Real Estate to Career Training, Universal Class brings libraries lifelong learning courses in over 30 subject areas, many of which offer continuing education units (CEUs). More than 500 courses are available, and all are designed and led by professional instructors to build deeper understanding and mastery of subject matter. Universal Class includes videos, assignments, quizzes, tests, and options for social media interaction with other learners. Users may take multiple classes and learn at their own pace.

Lifelong Learning