Classes and Courses
- Creativebug provides over 1,000 online, video based art and craft courses led by experts. Classes cover a number of areas including crocheting, sewing, painting, paper crafts and so much more! You will need a West Allis library card to access this resource.
- Gale Courses deliver engaging, instructor-led online courses focused on professional development, technology skills (including Microsoft Office applications), and personal enrichment to transform lives and foster positive changes in your community.
- Learning Express Library provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners.
- Wisconsin Public Television Education provides educational videos, images, sound files, and animations spanning all curricular areas that are a part of Wisconsin’s public broadcasting system. Wisconsin Media Lab curates cost-free K-12 multimedia educational content.
- Transparent Language Online provides a fun, effective, and engaging experience for learners of all levels looking to build their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a foreign language.
Articles of Interest
Check out our Facebook page every Saturday for interesting articles on a variety of topics. Here are a few examples
- While Visitors Are in Quarantine, Museums Are Sharing Their Creepiest Objects on Twitter from Mental Floss (posted April 25)
- What Everyone’s Getting Wrong About the Toilet Paper Shortage from Marker (posted April 11)
- Sync Audiobooks from Audiofile (posted May 2)
Check back soon for video tutorials put together by our librarians!