The Cedar Rapids Public Library has a variety of resources to help you learn new skills, explore new careers, and expand your world – even from home.
Brainfuse Lifelong Learner – Whether you are going back to school, switching jobs, or just want to brush up on an academic skill, the Adult Learning Center at Brainfuse can help.
Library Classes – Explore our event calendar for classes hosted by Library staff, including virtual tech to go, computer classes, and workforce development programs.
Lynda.com – Access thousands of free online training videos and courses.
Pronunciator – The worlds largest language-learning service. Choose from over 80 languages to learn.
Job and Personal Development
Brainfuse JobNow and VetNow – Get live job coaching, access a resume writing lab, live interview coaching, and unemployment assistance, as well as much more.
IowaWORKS – Find jobs that match your skill set, or discover training to connect you with your next job.
Lynda.com – Provides video training tutorials on various skills, including Microsoft, Adobe, HTML, resume writing, video editing, social media, and much more.
Opportunity Center – The Opportunity Center is your connection to the support services and skills you need to learn, earn, and thrive. We offer support services in a variety of areas by appointment or online.
Unemployment Assistance – Brainfuse now offers unemployment assistance with live navigators each week. Explore the resources available on their site or schedule an appointment for one-on-one assistance.
Library Programs – Workforce and Personal Development
The Cedar Rapids Public Library provides a variety of programs on our Facebook and YouTube Channel to support those looking to increase their skills or find a new job. Explore the variety of resources online today.
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