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Dedicated to the needs of adult learners, Brainfuse’s Adult Learning Center at Lincolnwood Library offers a comprehensive and integrated suite of services.

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Getting your Career in Order with Brainfuse

Submitted by the Lincolnwood Public Library

Yes, we’re halfway through January—and the “new you resolution project” is still in the works. Maybe you have  changed your diet, started an exercise program, maybe even joined a gym. You’ve also started taking charge of your finances—saving more, getting out of debt, making more in the stock market.

Now, what about your job?  Are you hoping to get a new position, improve your pay, or even change careers?

Lincolnwood Library has great online resources ready for you, 24/7! All you need is a library card to access our online services for free. Visit www.lincolnwoodlibrary.org  and click on Articles and Research to bring you to the Adult Learning Center (powered by BrainFuse).

Dedicated to the unique needs of an adult population, the Adult Learning Center offers a comprehensive and integrated suite of services, including the GED prep, 24/7 Writing Lab, Live Tutoring, Skills Building, Career Resources, U.S. Citizenship Prep, Microsoft Office Essential Skills Series, and 24/7 Question Center. Live tutors are available from 3-11 p.m. every day.

Need to learn some new software to get a promotion or a new job? The Lincolnwood Library has a subscription to Lynda.com on a dedicated computer which offers free access to video-based e-learning courses on:

  • Adobe and Microsoft applications and technologies
  • Web design
  • Digital photography
  • Video and Audio
  • Mac applications
  • Computer Programming
  • Business Skills

Some classes are as short as 20 minutes, but the more technical ones can last over 12 hours. However, the classes are segmented allowing you to progress at your own speed. Stop in and learn a new skill!