“From business, craft and hobby classes to real estate, pet care and alternative medicine classes, there is something for everyone!”
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.
With streaming video, website avatars, insightful instructional content, helpful tutors, and a social networking experience, Universal Class offers an engaging and measurable learning experience that can help you master and document your educational goals. The virtual classrooms are extremely easy to use and include useful feedback from instructors.
From business, craft and hobby classes to real estate, pet care and alternative medicine classes, there is something for everyone! Connect to our Universal Class subscription from our website. Go to www.bcpl.org/digital and scroll down the page until you find Universal Class. Follow the prompts, choose from the list of classes and start learning something new!
Choose from these categories:

  • Accounting (Over 30 online courses)
  • Alternative Medicine (Over 40 online courses)
  • Crafts & Hobbies (Over 75 online courses)
  • Business (Over 100 online courses)
  • Career Training (Over 100 online courses)
  • Computer Training (Over 65 online courses)
  • Entrepreneurship (Over 100 online courses)
  • Finance (Over 45 online courses)
  • General Education (Over 90 online courses)
  • Health & Medicine (Over 45 online courses)
  • History (Over 30 online courses)
  • Homeschooling (Over 45 online courses)
  • How To/ Do It Yourself (Over 55 online courses)
  • Language Arts (Over 35 online courses)
  • Law/Legal/Criminal (Over 25 online courses)
  • Mathematics (Over 10 online courses)
  • Office skills (Over 90 online courses)
  • Parenting and Family (Over 45 online courses)
  • Personal Development (Over 45 online courses)
  • Pet and Animal Care (Over 10 online courses)
  • Psychology (Over 45 online courses)
  • Real Estate (Over 10 online courses)
  • Science (Over 15 online courses)
  • Self-Help Over 65 online courses)
  • Social Work (Over 35 online courses)
  • Special Education (Over 15 online courses)
  • Spiritual Studies (Over 35 online courses)
  • Teacher Resources (Over 65 online courses)
  • Test Preparation (Over 35 online courses)
  • Web Development (Over 40 online courses)
  • Writing Skills (Over 55 online courses)

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.