LearningExpress Library contains more than 1,000 practice tests and skills tutorials for elementary school, college, career exams, and adult learners. Click here to access the Learning Express front page or choose a skill center below:
|lynda.com – a premier online learning site offering more than 4,000 courses covering technical skills, creative techniques, business strategies, and more- is now available free with your library card. As a Richland Public Library cardholder you can access lynda.com content from any computer or device with an Internet connection simply by entering your 14-digit RPL library card barcode and 4-digit PIN.
Microsoft Imagine Academy includes online courses to learn Microsoft products and technologies. Take courses in computer science, IT infrastructure, data science, coding, Microsoft Office and more.
The Washington State Library (WSL), a division of the Office of the Secretary of State, funds a statewide subscription to the Microsoft Imagine Academy, underwritten by discounts from Microsoft, and made possible through a special Legislative appropriation.
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