Online Learning Opportunities  

    There are many community partners, agencies and organizations offering FREE online learning opportunities.  Please check out the offerings below to attend a variety of workshops on topics which will assist you with supporting your family and gain new skills. 


     Digital Learn

    Digital Learn provides a variety of online computer classes, ranging from finding jobs online to online shopping. We’ll even help you get started on Facebook, Microsoft Word, and more! Cleveland Public Library, along with Cuyahoga County Public Library, East Cleveland Public Library and other area partners, have joined together to bridge the digital divide. Collectively, we are known as the Digital Inclusion Anchors. Vision: For every resident in Greater Cleveland to have access to affordable devices, a reliable internet and the relevant skills to use them so that they can empower themselves to seek every opportunity available through the digital economy.

    Gale Courses

    We are happy to offer our patrons Gale Courses. Take free high-quality courses and career training programs online. There are a wide range of classes including computer applications, web design, accounting, and personal development. You can see a full listing of courses by selecting “View Catalog.” Courses are FREE with your Cleveland Public Library cardLearn more about accessing Gale Courses.

    Linkedin Learning

    Lynda.com is now Linkedin Learning. Explore 16,000 virtual courses, professionally-produced courses to help you take the next step in your career or develop new skills. Courses cover a variety of topics (including business, design, web development and multimedia skills) and software (Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite and open source applications) that can help you pursue personal and professional goals. These courses are delivered by expert instructors and feature searchable transcripts that make it easy to find quick answers to questions. They also feature Certificates of Completion.

    Rosetta Stone

    Rosetta Stone Library Solution online language learning lessons are now accessible to all Cleveland Public Library patrons with valid library cards.  As the People’s University, our strategic library priorities are focused on forming communities of learning and fostering a global perspective among the citizens of NE Ohio.  Please take a moment to review the 30 languages accessible online and begin learning today.  Learn more about accessing Rosetta Stone.


    As you know, in addition to sending you high-quality books each month, we want to share other valuable information with you. This year, thanks to the support of Mt. Sinai Health Foundation, we are able to provide a series of virtual presentations on health topics of interest to our Imagination Library families. We hope you find these sessions and the accompanying resources helpful.



    Ohio's Statewide Family Engagement Center

    We appreciate all that you do to support your children’s learning and growth. Thank you for visiting our resources hub, where we share information so that families, schools, and communities can more successfully work together to launch student success. Each grade level has resources on a variety of topics to help support you in your role as a parent or caregiver for children. Topics include: Family Mealtime, Academics, Child Well-being, Transitions, Communication, Organizations Supporting Families, Learning at Home, School Choice, and Financial Management. 

    Visit this link to find out what online resources are available to assist you with your child's success.  https://ohiofamiliesengage.osu.edu/for-families/