Technology & Auto Repair
During the library's closure, this product will be available to library cardholders from home.
Free online tech training on topics like basic PC/Mac skills, Word, Excel, using the web, job searching, etc.
In-depth, instructor-led, 6-week classes on tech topics, health care training, business/accounting, personal development, law, test prep, and more. Some classes can lead to certification and continuing education units (CEUs)Arlington Heights cardholders only
Free tutorials, designed by Goodwill, focusing on computer, job and life skills.
Published by the American Physical Society. High-end journals on physics, astrophysics, optics, etc.
Provides detailed yet user-friendly repair guides for small engines, including lawn equipment, motorcycles, boat motors/watercraft and more, covering routine maintenance and more advanced repairs.
Simple, straightforward tutorials on Facebook, Twitter, GMail and more. From Niche Academy.
Web design, coding, mobile app development and more. Earn points/badges to track your progress and create a showcase for potential employers.
If you signed up for a library card online, you must receive a permanent library card (sent to your Arlington Heights address) before signing up for Treehouse.
New user? Account deactivated? Use our account activation form.
Additional FREE resources (no account required):
- Treehouse Festival--July 27-31: Free 5-day online event focused on careers in coding, working from home and developing 21st century skills. Register here.
- Livestreamed training sessions via their YouTube channel. Check back every few days for updates.
- YouTube edition of their "How to Work Remotely" tutorial.
Online card registrants will have access after they receive their permanent library card. If you are unable to access your existing account, CONTACT US (select "Tech Help" as your feedback topic).
Gale Presents: Udemy offers over 3500 on-demand video tutorials covering technology (e.g., Office, Windows, and Mac OS, coding, etc.), business & management, job & career skills, and personal growth. Some courses offer IT certification test prep or project management professional development units (PDUs).