Online training & tutorials
From learning software to mastering a language or polishing your career skills, our online resources offer training and tutorials that help you become the person you want to be.
Watch thousands of step-by-step online video tutorials on software, apps, media, marketing, business, and technology.
Download the Lynda.com app to use on mobile devices. Within the app, tap on Organization, select Web Portal, and type skokielibrary.info. To reset your Lynda.com password, please call their customer service line 888-335-9632.
Learn from over 1,000 videos created by expert teachers on web design, coding, business, and much more. Treehouse.com is continually refreshed with the latest on web technology, so you'll never fall behind.
If you are new to computers, haven't used them for a while, are a little unsure and uncomfortable, or just need a bit of a refresher, we have the tools to help you tackle technology at your own pace and gain the confidence you need to succeed.
TAKE A COLLEGE COURSE
Jump-start your professional and personal development with free, instructor-led, non-credit online courses in technology, business, health, wellness, education, parenting, and the arts. New sessions begin every month.
Learn a language
Lessons in 60-plus languages, including English. Includes specialty courses, such as medical Spanish, and full-length theatrical movies with subtitles and enhanced instruction. Download the Mango Languages app to use on mobile devices.
Pass a test
Ace the ACT, SAT, GED, ASVAB, and other tests by prepping with these interactive practice exams. There also are citizenship and career exam modules. You’ll be asked to register with LearningExpress to take the tests.
Take free online practice tests based on Illinois Department of Motor Vehicles standards, including motorcycle exams and a sample commercial driver license (CDL) test.
We also offer test proctoring in the library. Use our online form to make a request.
Get a job
Learn to navigate your job search with interactive tutorials, career resources, resume templates, and self-evaluation forms.
Get tips on job searching and interview prep. From 10 am to 10 pm daily, upload resumes and cover letters and a career expert will give you feedback within 24 hours.