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FlipsterFlipster<div class="ExternalClassE90247A2F9C84851BB307492D31FE34E">​Flipster is an easy to use, online newsstand.  Access Flipster's library of popular magazine titles including People, Sports Illustrated, Fortune, Parents and Time from any computer, laptop, or mobile device that is connected to the internet and click on a magazine to view it immediately within your browser.<br></div>
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KanopyKanopy<div class="ExternalClass4FCCC7EECC6F4B9187EED7A388891468"><p>​The Kanopy collection offers a broad selection of more than 30,000 feature films, documentaries, foreign language, and training videos, including: the Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, the Frontline series, and international films.<br></p></div>
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Knitting 101 101Arts & CraftsNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass4A276F11ACAF4D1DBB98C989EE93FDE7"><p>Universal Class: This course is designed to teach beginners the basics of kntting but it is also useful to those knitters that might need a refresher class. Whether you have just a little or no knowledge of knitting -- this course is for you. Eleven lessons provide history, discussion of the tools, how to read and understand patterns and color charts, and of course how to start knitting. This course will finish up with some simple knitting projects to practice and complete.​​<br></p></div>
Sewing 101 101Arts & CraftsNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass616B2861C21E4F4F82150D2723AAE3B7"><p>Universal Class: Sewing your own garments is really not as difficult as it may sound. This course will take you through the very basic elements of fabric choice, how to decipher the pattern envelope and instructions inside, getting to know your sewing machine, and how to begin expanding your wardrobe by sewing clothing for you or your family.​<br></p></div>
Soapmaking 101 101Arts & CraftsNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass6E997AC4A6DF475DACEB38D8EB131C4A"><p>Universal Class: Learn how to make your own soap in this self-paced online course. If you've always wanted to try different soap-making resources, create your own signature items for personal use, for gifts or for profit, or just learn about what goes into making a soap, this class is for you!​<br></p></div>
Watercolors 101 101Arts & CraftsNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass705C0F53D7AC4D7BA66946FA9655520C"><p>Universal Class: In this course you will learn the basics of one of the most enduring art forms in our culture: watercolor painting. It is the easiest way of expressing yourself through art and has a long history of teaching great painters their first lessions in subjects ranging from proper technique to design principles.​​<br></p></div>
Excel 2019 2019Computer SkillsNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass10B9C94B41264C7988772C3C755AC77F"><p>Universal Class: With clear and concise step-by-step directions, beautifully illustrated lessons with screenshots, and HD video tutorials, this Excel 2019 online course will teach you everything you need to know to become an Excel power user. Note: You do not need access to Excel software in order to successfully complete this course, although it is strongly recommened in order to follow along with the course examples.</p>​<br></div>
How to eBay to eBayComputer SkillsNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClassE7F5BBDADB1C48A499966E24F6B0ABAA"><p>Universal Class: Welcome to this course on eBay: How to Buy and How to Sell on eBay. Whether you're looking for an antique or the latest in electronic gadgets, eBay is one of the most likely online resources for you to find what you're looking for. eBay can also be a lucrative home-based business for men or women looking to generate more income, whether you're struggling in a tough economy or you want to make extra money selling your crafts, collectables or even your car.​</p>​<br></div>
Windows 10 10Computer SkillsNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass7E6F0DDB4CB6422D891BCFDF2E789C17"><p>Universal Class: ​The purpose of this course is to teach all students how to navigate the Windows 10 interface, as well as use its features and apps, regardless of whether or not you are currently using the operating system.​</p></div>
Breadmaking 101 101Cooking & BakingNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass5255757881F948B9A8DDD4A07AA7315E"><p>Universal Class: ​Bread baking can seem daunting, but with this easy-to-follow course guide, you will be able to uncover the mysteries of bread baking without any of the fear. You will learn the proper utensils and instruments necessary for each task, what ingredients to store in your kitchen, and which techniques to make each bread baking task run smoothly.</p></div>
Cake Decorating 101 Decorating 101Cooking & BakingNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass84DB0D975E35432BB9DA7C0C014E07B4"><p>Universal Class: With practice and patience, cake decorating can be learned. This exclusive course starts you out with the basics from designing your work space, cake baking, decorating tools, prepping a cake for decorating and many tips of the trade to help you create delectable cakes, icings and fillings. You'll learn the importance of texture and the termpermant of icings, how to avoid cake catastrophes, ways to fix them and still keep your cake looking perfect.​​<br></p></div>
​Cooking and Children: A Learning Opportunity​Cooking and Children: A Learning OpportunityCooking & BakingNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass77329D39DD5948D7BE31A251F4DC70FF"><p>​​​​Kanopy: We want all our kids to eat healthy... ​but how do you actually accomplish it? How do we get them to want to eat healthy? Studies show that life-long healthy eating habits start by having kids help prepare the food! Follow Nica and preschoolers in the kitchen as they have fun learning about nutrition through making healthy snacks. Features easy recipes, ways you can "be prepared", safety tips, and highlights easy jobs in the ktichen that teach preschools coordination, math, and a love of healthy food.</p></div>
​How to Can, Freeze, Dry and Preserve Food​How to Can, Freeze, Dry and Preserve FoodCooking & BakingNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass02CA36FDD1AC481BB609846696D5B20E"><p>​​​Universal Class: ​This course is filled with everything you need to know to get started on preserving your own foods. By the time you finish this course you will be well on your way to making and storing foods like you have thought about for so long!</p></div>
​The Everyday Gourmet: Making Healthy Food Taste Great​The Everyday Gourmet: Making Healthy Food Taste GreatCooking & BakingNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClassF7F6D26C7AF247D7ADFED819023ABB7F"><p>Kanopy: ​"Healthy" food doesn't have to taste bland and boring. Instead, learn how to use healthy ingredients and seasonings, particularly from international cuisines, to enliven your diet and keep the pleasure in cooking and eating with this course taught by a nutrition instructor and a master chef at The Culinary Institute of America.​<br></p></div>
Changing Body Composition through Diet and Exercise Body Composition through Diet and ExerciseHealth & WellnessNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass1158D214AF1E414BB530787EB99D1D2E"><p>​​​​​Kanopy: ​If we don't like what we see in the mirror or if we're struggling to walk down to the corner store, we tend to think, "Wow, I really need to lose some weight!" But the truth is you might not need to lose weight. Are you surprised? What you really need to do is lose fat and gain muscle. That change will make you look better, feel better, and perform better--whether your bathrom scale tells you any weight is lost in the process or not. In fact, if you focus on simply losing weight as your only metric, you could potentially lose both fat and muscle, becoming weaker instead of stronger. How's that going to help you walk a mile? If you change your body composition, you'll see and feel the results you've been looking for!</p></div>
Dealing with Difficult People with Difficult PeopleHealth & WellnessNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass9781697E4DEE4733815F615ABFBCE8BA"><p>Universal Class: Dealing with a difficult or toxic personality can be damaging both emotionally and physically, particularly if the person is your boss or sitting in the cubicle right next to you. Confronting those who compromise your comfort and job security can be very difficult for many people, but standing up for yourself is essential in the workplace. In 11 easy to follow lessons, studens will learn to identify various types of difficult personalities and address conflict before it begins to chip away at their well-being and job satisfaction.​<br></p></div>
Essentials of Strength Training - Great Courses of Strength Training - Great CoursesHealth & WellnessNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass8A5EC33C92FD4851A4A837E43297210B"><p>Kanopy: ​Strength training holds the keys to unlocking your optimum health and achieving your peak physique, whether you're 28 or 78. This groundbreaking course on strength training unites scientific knowledge with results-driven practice in a wholly integrated system. Get insightful explanations of human physiology, helpful demonstrations of techniques and equipment, and interactive workout programs.</p></div>
Feng Shui 101 Shui 101Health & WellnessNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass78992AA72FBB443F81B546C873D62EB1"><p>Universal Class: ​Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese art that is designed to help you improve your life personally and professionally. The Chinese believe that your environment has a large effect on you mentally and your physical well-being. When you are unbalanced in your life, you open yourself up to negative emotions and illness. Throughtout this course, you will learn how to use feng shui in your personal life step by step. Each lesson will guide you through the next step in the process of feng shui</p></div>
Memory Improvement ImprovementHealth & WellnessNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass49AB241F697444F09DA6937C401EB982"><p>Universal Class: Of course, our brains can't remember everything. Brains simply don't have the capacity; if they tried to remember everything we experience, there wouldn't be room for anything else. There are dozens of variables that affect how much we remember, how long we retain it and whether we can recall it. Fortunately, we can learn ways to improve how much we remember and enhance how long we remember it.​<br></p></div>
Couponing 101 101HobbiesNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass7FF1DABCFB814265AA85143D56BDEE4C"><p>Universal Class: By using coupons found in magazines, circulars and through online sources, consumers have been known to save thousands of dollar on every day items, and in some cases, receive items for free. This course will give the ins and out of couponing as well as tried and true ways of saving as much money as possible.</p>​<br></div>
Photography 101 101HobbiesNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass0E00114A10884BA086BB7D7B95328C01"><p>​​​Universal Class: ​This course will help you discover how to use the camera--no matter how fancy or simple it is--so that you can take great pictures.</p></div>
​Aromatherapy 101​Aromatherapy 101HobbiesNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass43A57032902B40618FF6BA23F3E52FB0"><p>Universal Class: ​Have you always wanted to learn the secrets of how to blend ingredients and make your own bath and massage oils, hand and face lotions, or room refreshers and potpourri? Then this is the class for you!</p></div>
​Fundamentals of Photography​Fundamentals of PhotographyHobbiesNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass77C5547984C34D0A8CF8326F4820971D"><p>​​​​Universal Class: ​With Fundamentals of Photography, you'll learn everything you need to know about the art and craft of great photography straight from Joel Sartore, a National Geographic photographer with more than 30 years of experience. Designed for people at all levels, these 24 episodes are an engaging guide to how photographs work and how to make them work better for you.</p></div>
​Traditional Scrapbooking 101​Traditional Scrapbooking 101HobbiesNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass52CFDC1483A14B689976CB726C5A55A5"><p>​​​Universal Class: ​More people every year are discovering the joy of scrapbooking to capture memories and create unique family and friend albums to keep and share. In this comprehensive course, the beginner scrapbooker will learn how to start his/her scrapbooking hobby without being overwhelmed. Everything from choosing the right supplies to get started to tips for jounaling effectively is included in easy to follow lessons that reflect the wide variety of scrapbooking styles and themes popular today.</p></div>
Clutter Control ControlHome Decorating & DIYNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass3AB2A12A5DD9425896B44E4F7C809175"><p>​​​​Universal Class: ​This is the best time and place to start dealing with your clutter. This self-paced course will motivate you to organize your home, desk and /or home office. This course will provide lots of helpful tips, resources and practices that will have you remaining on the anti-clutter wagon forever.</p></div>
Housekeeping 101 101Home Decorating & DIYNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass166A4F20FB154E1CB75F6A7380F1585D"><p>​​​​​​Universal Class: ​Keeping a clean house seems like such a daunting exercise for many people, but it need not be. Arming yourself with the right knowledge and the right tools will make cleaning easy and efficient. In this course, we offer a comprehensive view of how to care for your house, your belongings, and how to protect you and your family from harmful chemicals and allergies.</p></div>
​Interior Decorating Made Easy​Interior Decorating Made EasyHome Decorating & DIYNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass61863B3FFDA24B79B3AAE6628A004BB1"><p>​​​​Universal Class: ​Have you always wanted to learn the basic decorating principles and techniques without having to attend an interor design school? Interior Decorating Made Easy will give you a quick and easy overview of the design process. You'll learn the principles of design -- color, texture, scale and balance and how to apply them to any room a whole house.</p></div>
Astronomy 101 101Outdoor ActivitiesNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass1E9ADA4F61E244179EFACDBD5DBC0F49"><p>​​​Universal Class: ​Learn how to explore the night sky, constellations, our solar system, our galaxy and what lies beyond the far reaches of space through this course.</p></div>
Backyard Golf GolfOutdoor ActivitiesNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass67A5DD6FD6634E08A18DDB23594DF432"><p>​​​​​Kanopy: ​The Backyard Golf video is brought to you by Marty Schupak and the Youth Sports Club. Golf is a sport of repetition and individual skills. The Backyard Golf video presents some of the most creative and useful techniques and drills that can be done right in your own backyard. Players need not always have to go out on a 18-hole golf course or down to the local school to practice their game. Different areas in one's backyard, front yard, and even other areas around the house, can be utilized for the beginner, weekend golfer, and scratch golfer. Covered in this video are; grip, club head speed, centeredness of the swing, breakdown of the swing, angle of approach, chip shots, putting, fun games and more!</p></div>
Freshwater Fishing FishingOutdoor ActivitiesNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass2093791E5ABD44F18FB2C7A37F7DC5FC"><p>​​​​​​Universal Class: ​This comprehensive, illustrated course is designed to instruct people on the sport of freshwater fishing, including an introduction to the sport, discussions on various bait fishing, lure fishing, and casting techniques.</p></div>
Introduction to Gardening to GardeningOutdoor ActivitiesNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass2B298D48DAF84CE3BA76DE6EF2CA751A"><p>​​​Universal Class: ​Does spring weather make you want to get your hands dirty in the garden? Is your neighbor's garden the envy of your eye? Have you always wanted to start a garden but just were not sure how to start? The easiest way to make this decision is to take a class that will guide you step by step through the process of deciding what kind of garden you wish to start, where to place it, how to be certain that the soil is ready and good for growing, how to know what to plant and where to plant it.</p></div>
​Outdoor Learning: A Year at Auchlone Collection​Outdoor Learning: A Year at Auchlone CollectionOutdoor ActivitiesNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClassD454686BFACD41ABA40A7EB4C8DF2D07"><p>​​​​Kanopy: ​A collection of training videos about naturalistic outdoor learning within nature kindergartens, forest schools and woodland camps, the Outdoor Learning: A Year at Auchlone Collection (presented and narrated by Claire Warden) was filmed on location at Auchlone Nature Kindergarten in Perthshire, Scotland.</p></div>