Lynchburg Public Library

Learning

Learn a language


Learn over 35 languages–including vanity languages such as Klingon and High Valyrian–for free through Duolingo!



Rocket Languages contains everything you need to learn a language at home, quickly, correctly, and confidently. Use your Lynchburg Public Library card to register.

 

Study for a test


Academic and vocational study guides provided by Gale Virtual Reference Library.



Take practice driver’s tests for regular and commercial (CDL) licenses.

 

Computer lessons


Learn computer basics, online safety, productivity, social media and online shopping basics, and more through DigitalLearn.



Learn how to create or edit a webpage! Codecademy offers free coding classes in 12 different programming languages including Python, Java, Go, JavaScript, Ruby, SQL, C++, Swift, and Sass, as well as markup languages HTML and CSS.



Intimidated by computers? New to email or the web? Want to stay safe online or understand how your operating system works? Learn all of this and more with GCF (Goodwill Community Foundation) Learning.

 

Self-improvement


Khan Academy offers free, educational resources for all ages, including test prep for SAT, Praxis, LSAT, GMAT, NCLEX-RN, and more. Features practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard.



Access over 500 classes through Universal Class. Topics include accounting, business, parenting, finance, homeschooling, and more. Register using your Lynchburg Public Library card.



Read It! is designed for middle and high school students and adults who have a basic foundation in English grammar and reading but need adapted reading material for a variety of subjects. It offers resources to help build background knowledge, conduct research and improve study skills. Articles are short, and written to support your reading skills as you learn about topics in English that you need for school and everyday life.

  • Lynchburg Public Library
    2315 Memorial Ave
    Lynchburg VA 24501
    (434) 455-6300

  • Downtown Branch and Public Law Library
    900 Church St
    Lynchburg VA 24504
    (434) 455-3820

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