Because we are never too young or too old to learn something new, Boone County Public Library’s mission is to make lifelong learning opportunities available to everyone in our community. One of the ways we do this is by subscribing to Universal Class. With our subscription, you have access to more than 500 FREE online, continuing education courses  — all you need is your library card and an Internet connection.

From business, craft and hobby classes to real estate, pet care and history classes, there is something for everyone! Connect to our Universal Class subscription from our website. Go to and scroll down the page until you find Universal Class. Follow the prompts, choose from the list of classes and start learning something new!

Some categories include:

  • Accounting 
  • Crafts & Hobbies 
  • Business
  • Career Training 
  • Computer Training 
  • Entrepreneurship 
  • Finance 
  • General Education 
  • Health & Medicine 
  • History 
  • How To/ Do It Yourself 
  • Language Arts 
  • Law/Legal/Criminal 
  • Mathematics 
  • Parenting and Family 
  • Personal Development 
  • Pet and Animal Care 
  • Psychology 
  • Real Estate 
  • Science 
  • Self-Help 
  • Social Work 
  • Special Education 
  • Spiritual Studies 
  • Teacher Resources 
  • Test Preparation 
  • Web Development 
  • Writing Skills 

Universal Class, Inc. has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). In obtaining this approval, the Universal Class, Inc. has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard which is widely recognized as the Standard of good practice internationally. As a result of their Authorized Provider accreditation status, Universal Class, Inc. is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.