Higher education

Research colleges and universities, use online test prep tools, learn about financial aid, and explore online learning opportunities.

Library databases and online resources

LearningExpress Library
Through LearningExpress Library, prepare for the SATs, take practice graduate school admissions exams, learn computer graphics and illustration skills, and more. Visit LEARNINGEXPRESS LIBRARY
Federal Student Aid
Apply for Federal Student Aid grants and loans to help pay for college all in one place. Learn more
Best Colleges
U.S. News and World Report provides annual rankings of colleges and universities to help you research educational institutions. Visit US News and World Report
Search peer-reviewed scholarly journals in key subject areas using this Gale database. Visit Academic
Opposing Viewpoints
Learn more about hot social issues with topic overviews, contextual information, and continually updated viewpoints from a variety of vetted sources. Visit Opposing Viewpoints
Udemy Online Courses
Explore thousands of self-paced online courses taught by experts. Learn to code, prep for IT certifications, sharpen your leadership skills, produce a podcast, increase office productivity, tap into your creativity, and more. Visit UDEMY ONLINE COURSES
Directory of Open Access Journals
Directory of Open Access Journals is a community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals. Visit DIRECTORY OF OPEN ACCESS JOURNALS
Google Scholar
Google Scholar is a web search engine that specifically searches scholarly literature and academic resources. Visit Google Scholar
OER Commons
Search thousands of teaching and learning resources for all levels. Filter by subject area, education level, resource type, and more. Visit OER Commons
Access free courses from The Open University on a variety of topics, as well as curated articles and free television and radio content from the BBC. Visit OpenLearn
Search thousands of online courses in subjects including humanities, mathematics, data science across multiple platforms. https://www.classcentral.com/
Online Course Report
Online Course Report compares online courses and degree programs so that you can choose the best course. Visit Online Course Report
Academic Earth
Explore curated lists of free online courses that are hand selected by the staff at Academic Earth to show you the very best offerings by subject area. There is something for everyone — whether you want to explore a new topic or advance in your current field. Visit Academic Earth