Online Learning

Online resources for learners of all ages and skill levels.

ArtistWorks for Libraries

ArtistWorks for LibrariesOffers world-class music and art instruction through self-paced video lessons. To get started, register or sign in with your RBDigital account, then scroll down until you see Education.
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GCFLearnFree logo, a program of Goodwill Industries of Eastern North Carolina, offers free online training on reading, math, job search, computer and life skills.

The Great Courses Library Collection

The Great Courses Library Collection logoGet full access to over 150 video courses taught by the world’s top professors. Subjects range from photography to physics, astronomy to art, history to health, and more. Create an account/sign in to RBdigital to checkout a renewable 7-day access pass to The Great Courses, then choose “Access.”
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Learning Express Library 

LearningExpress Library logoFree online test preparation tools, skill-building materials, and career resources. For all ages and skill levels.To create your account, click “Register.”

LearningExpress is a premier online learning resource offering more than 4,400 courses covering technical skills, creative techniques, business strategies, and more. Login with your library card number and PIN.



Transparent Language Online 

Transparent Language Online logoTransparent Language Online offers lessons in over 80 languages and includes courses in English as a Second Language. To access immersive language instruction for children, choose English Immersion, Spanish, or Chinese, and click on the KidSpeak tab. To create an account, click the Sign Up tab.

Transparent Language logoGet live, one-to-one help in math, science, social studies, English, and job search skills everyday from 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. For students in kindergarten through college introduction courses as well as adult job seekers. To login, enter your 7 digit library card number or the site code. To find out what the site code is, contact the Information Desk at 859-885-3523 or via email.


Universal Class

Universal Class offers over 500 online courses for patrons interested in the lifelong pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. Enter your library card number to create an account.

Universal Class