Lifelong Learning
Love to Learn?

Love to Learn?

Whether you’re interested in learning for personal growth or professional development, we have free online and in-person resources to help you continue your education in everything from math to meditation. Use your Broward County Library card to access a world of knowledge and discovery.

Online Resources

  • Adult Learning Center: Free tutoring, skills-building, 24/7 access to skills assessments and sample tests. Live help and test prep aligned to Florida standardized tests, SAT/ACT/GED, English/language arts, foreign language lab, writing lab, math (algebra to calculus), science, and social studies. Includes help with GED and U.S. Citizenship tests, writing a résumé and cover letter, and learning Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint). Live assistance available every day, 2-11PM. Assistance is also available in Spanish.

  • Career Online High School (COHS) - Earn an accredited high school diploma and career certificate online​.

  • Hoopla: Borrow movies, music, eAudiobooks, eBooks, comics and TV shows to watch on your computer, tablet, phone or TV. With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded for offline enjoyment later. Hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily. Mobile apps: Apple® | Android | Amazon Prime

  • LinkedIn Learning (Lynda.com): Online platform for learning business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. T​o access, obtain an NSU eCard and then log in with your BCL card.*

  • Overdrive: Borrow eBooks and eAudiobooks using just your library card. Catalog offers over two million titles and includes New York Times Bestsellers. Mobile apps: Apple® | Android |Windows® Mobile | App Help. Visit Overdrive Help or Technical support.
    Also - check out Libby,​ an app to help you find books on Overdrive.

  • Rosetta Stone: Learn a brand new language, further your ESL learning as non-native English speakers or brush up on a language for business or vacation travel. Rosetta Stone includes 30 languages with core lessons to build reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills. *Visit Rosetta Stone's website to register with your library card before downloading the app. Mobile apps: Apple® | Android | Amazon Prime​

  • Universal Class: Online courses for people interested in the lifelong pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. Over 500 courses available (everything from the ABC's of Algebra to Yoga 101).

Branch Resources

Classes
Literacy Services​ •​ BCL offers a variety of programs and services to improve adult literacy.

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