Charlotte Mecklenburg Library offers more than 500 online courses
Over 500 CEU level courses are at the fingertips of anyone with a Charlotte Mecklenburg Library card.
The Library, in partnership with Recorded Books, provides access to Universal Class, an online continuing education service.
Through the Library’s website, cardholders have access to lifelong learning courses in over 30 subject areas, many of which offer continuing education units (CEUs). More than 500 courses are available, and all are designed and led by professional instructors to build deeper understanding and mastery of subject area. Universal Class includes videos, assignments, quizzes, tests and options for social media interaction with other learners. Customers may take multiple classes and learn at their own pace.
From technical courses on computer software to digital photography to babysitting 101, a huge range of topics is available. Universal Class offers courses in Exercise and Fitness, Entrepreneurship, Arts and Music, Home and Garden Care, Cooking, Computers and Technology, Health and Medicine, Homeschooling, Job Assistance, Law and Legal, Parenting and Family, Pet and Animal Care, plus hundreds more.
Each class features videos, assignments, quizzes, tests and options for social media interaction with other learners. The classes are both self-guided and instructor-led, meaning that you can progress at your own pace, but an instructor is always available to answer questions and offer guidance.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg School students can access Universal Class using their ONE Access accounts (CMS student ID number).
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About the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library:The Charlotte Mecklenburg Library is one of America’s leading urban public libraries, serving a community of more than one million citizens in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. Through 20 locations, targeted outreach and online, the Library delivers exceptional services and programs, with a mission to create a community of readers and empower individuals with free access to information and the universe of ideas. For more, visit cmlibrary.org.
About Recorded Books, Inc.Recorded Books is the largest independent publisher of unabridged audiobooks and provider of digital media to consumer, retail, professional, school, library and infotainment markets. The company owns an exclusive catalog of more than 27,000 audiobook titles narrated by professional, award-winning actors. Recorded Books also provides digital audiobooks and eBooks, as well as other compelling third-party content, including digital magazines and films. The company operates in the United Kingdom through its W. F. Howes subsidiary and in Australia through its Wavesound subsidiary. Recorded Books was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Prince Frederick, MD. For more information, visit recordedbooks.com.