Careers and online learning resources


Please find useful careers and learning resources below by subject

Links marked * require you to login with your library membership number.  This is shown on your Cornwall library card.

Jobs and careers

National Careers Service

Find a Job - IT help and support in Cornwall libraries.


*Universal Skills Program

A easy to use online guide that includes:-

  • Job searching - creating a CV and covering letter
  • Find job information to get you started searching for a job, creating a personal account and activity history
  • Universal Credit awareness information to help you find the right credit for you and what is needed to keep the level of credit. 
  • A step by step guide that covers basic computer skills - mouse, keyboard and creating an email account.

Online Learning

Access to Research

Access to journals and published academic articles (Library Access only)


BBC Accessibility

My web my way, making the web easier to use


Future Learn

Free high quality online learning from UK and international universities


*Learn a Language Online

Language Learning when it suits you (a range of over 80 languages available)


Learn my way - making online learning easy


Learn my way - online basics


Life in Great Britain

A study guide and practice tests to help you prepare for the British Citizenship Test


Adult Education Courses


Massive Open Online Courses MOOCS

Distance learning University level courses


OpenLearn

The home of free learning


*Theory Test Pro

A realistic simulation of the driving theory test


*Universal Skills Program

An easy to use guide including:-

    • A step by step guide that covers basic computer skills - mouse, keyboard and creating an email account. 
    • Job searching - creating a CV and covering letter
    • Find a job information to get you started searching for a job, creating a personal account and activity history
    • Universal Credit awareness information to help you find the right credit for you and what is needed to keep the level of credit

Computer Guides from Digital Unite

To help you get online, use and understand IT!, we've listed below learning guides created by Digital Unite. 

Computer basics


Email and Skype


Creating documents


Digital Photography


Using the internet


Smartphones and tablets


Social networking and blogs


Hobbies and interests


Internet security


Shopping and banking


Music and audio


TV and Video


 

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