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Online Classes


Transparent Language Online: Online language learning

Transparent LanguageTransparent Language Online offers the most comprehensive language-learning solution for libraries. With this flexible program, you can quickly and easily learn new languages using our wide variety of courses and activities.

  • Over 100 Languages (and Growing!): From Afrikaans to Zulu, the number of languages available is constantly growing.
  • Flexible Learning Path: Follow our plan or blaze your own trail. We give you a starting point, but you choose what you’d like to learn.
  • Speaking Practice: Transparent Language’s proprietary EveryVoice™ technology speech-enables classic learning activities like Multiple Choice and Pronunciation Practice, allowing you to compare your pronunciation to that of a native speaker.

The first time you use Transparent Language, you will need to provide your library card number and create an account. You can do so by selecting the "Sign Up" tab on the homepage or from the Transpapapp (for iPhones: App Store | for Android phones: Google Play). Registration to Transparent Language requires an email address and an Ohio County Public Library card.

Start learning with Transparent Language Online today!


Online Classes Available Through WVDeli/Libby

Craftsy: Instruction in the creative arts 

Craftsy

Craftsy is an online resource with over 1,400 in-depth instructional video classes for all creative makers, where you can find everything you need – from basic instruction to advanced techniques. It’s a community of enthusiastic makers, from quilters and sewers, to cake decorators and painters, wanting to create beautiful things and express their creativity.  Each class includes downloadable class materials to support the video and users have access to thousands of written articles, projects, and tips!

Craftsy classes are now available through WVDeli. Log in with your Ohio County Public Library card number and PIN to start learning! When you access Craftsy through WVDeli, you will have access to all of the classes available for one week. Each weekly access pass counts as one checkout of your ten allotted checkouts through WVDeli. 

➤ Get a one-week pass to Craftsy classes through WVDeli
➤ View our Getting Started with WVDeli page


The Great Courses: University-Level Classes online

The Great Courses

With hundreds of videos on subjects ranging from photography to physics, astronomy to art, history to health, and more, The Great Courses Library Collection has courses on how to do it, how to learn it, or how it happened, taught by the top 1% of university professors and experts from the Ivy League and other renowned schools and institutions. 

The Great Courses classes are now also available through WVDeli/Libby. Log in with your Ohio County Public Library card number and PIN to start learning! When you access The Great Courses through WVDeli/Libby, you will have access to all of the classes available for one week. Each weekly access counts as one checkout of your ten allotted checkouts through WVDeli/Libby. 

➤ Get a one-week pass to The Great Courses classes through WVDeli/Libby
➤ View our Getting Started with WVDeli page

Some of The Great Courses classes are now also available through Hoopla. Audio-only courses count as one check out on Hoopla. However,  each episode of a video course counts as one checkout. OCPL patrons are allowed 10 Hoopla checkouts per month. 

 View The Great Courses classes available through Hoopla (audio only)
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View The Great Courses classes available through Hoopla (video only)


ArtistWorks: Free Online Music Instruction

ArtistWorksArtistWorks for Libraries provides patrons with world-class instruction through self-paced video lessons from Grammy Award-winning music and artistic professionals. ArtistWorks for Libraries offers users everything they need for musical and artistic instruction, from introduction to advanced performance. Students now have access to this kind of instruction, regardless of reductions/eliminations of school music programs and without the high cost of private instruction.

  • Beginner to advanced music instruction for the most popular string and band instruments
  • Professional musicians provide instruction
  • Art and voice classes also included

ArtistWorks for Libraries is now available through WVDeli/Libby. Log in with your Ohio County Public Library card number and PIN to start learning! When you access ArtistWorks through WVDeli, you will have access to all of the classes available for one month. Each monthly access counts as one checkout of your ten allotted checkouts through WVDeli/Libby. 

Get a one-month pass to ArtistWorks through WVDeli/Libby
➤ View our Getting Started with WVDeli page


One Day University (through Hoopla): Online lectures from America's most popular professors

One Day UniversityOne Day University presents a series of video lectures recorded in real-time from some of the top minds in the United States. Given by award-winning professors and experts in their field, these recorded lectures dive deep into the worlds of religion, government, science, literature, social justice, and more. 

NOTE: The first time you use Hoopla, you will need to create an account. You can do so by selecting the "Get Started" button on the homepage or through the Hoopla app (for iPhones: App Store | for Android phones: Google Play). Registration to Hoopla requires an email address and an Ohio County Public Library card. 

Start learning with One Day University today!


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