Online Courses

Craftsy (Overdrive) - Over 1,400 in-depth videos on crafts from cooking to quilting. Each class has downloadable materials related to the video instruction. 

LinkedIn Learning​ - (Formerly Lynda.com) Online courses that teach business, software, technology and creative skills to help reach your personal and professional goals. (If you are using the mobile app and it asks you for your library ID, enter "VBPL". That will take you to the login screen where you can use your library card and pin to access LinkedIn Learning.)

Peterson's Test Prep - (Formerly TERC) - Testing  and study software for college/grad school entrance exams.

Universal Class - Take free courses on a variety of topics to improve or gain work or life skills.

Career Online High School - An online high school diploma and career certification program available through VBPL. This program offers free enrollment to a limited number of qualified adult students.​​ 

The Great Courses​  - The Great Courses Library Collection is the leading global media brand for lifelong learning and personal enrichment, with hundreds of courses spanning thousands of in-depth video lectures on subjects like Science, Health & Wellness, and much more. 


Chilton Library

Vehicle maintenance and repair information, including service and repair procedures, a labor estimating tool, vacuum and wiring diagrams, photographs and illustrations.​

 Language Learning

Rocket Langua​ges

Learn a new language with lessons, games and a motivational badging system to make learning fun. An app is available for iOS and Android.
(Currently VBPL has access to the basic level of the Rocket Languages program, which is provided by the Library of Virginia. For more advanced language training, customers would have to purchase an individual version.)

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