- ArtistWorks is an online music lesson channel that provides interactive access to some of the greatest creative teachers in the world. Watch hundreds of lessons, practice, and submit videos for feedback through a unique online learning environment called Video Exchange Learning. Simply click on the menu on the upper left or scroll to the bottom of the webpage under Education heading to access ArtistWorks.
- *NEW* Creativebug offers over 1,000 online arts and crafts video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists with new classes being added daily. With your EPL card, enjoy unlimited classes anytime, anywhere. Classes never expire, so you can start and stop projects at your own pace. Downloadable patterns, templates and recipes are available. App access is also available for Apple and Android mobile devices. View a quick tutorial here.
- Lynda.com helps anyone learn software, technology, creative, and business skills to achieve their personal and professional goals. App Access: EPL cardholders can access Lynda using the free Lynda app (as well as through a browser using the web link above.) In order to authenticate the app, patrons will choose to log in as an organization (not “individual”) and then fill in the Library’s domain (elmhurstpubliclibrary.org) under “Web Portal”. They will then be asked for their barcode number and pin.
- Transparent Language Online is an online language learning program that includes over 80 languages including English as a Second Language. Also available: language blogs, online communities, word of the day, and app access.
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