Access over 500 free self-paced online courses covering a wide range of topics using your library card and Universal Class!
Mary Riley Styles Public Library (MRSPL), in partnership
with The Library of Virginia and Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD), is pleased to announce the availability
of online continuing education service Universal Class.
Through the library’s website (or using the direct link http://maryrstylesva.universalclass.com/register.htm), MRSPL patrons 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 matter. Universal Class includes videos, assignments,
quizzes, tests, and options for social media interaction with other learners.
Patrons 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
For more information about this new online service, please contact the library staff.