Queens Library offers many options to learn new skills that will help you find a better job and that will enrich your life. They are all FREE with your Queens Library card. Just click on the link below!

Learn html coding, learn to create app or a website, more

Click here to get started with Treehouse, a great online learning tool that will help you learn tech skills at your own pace. You can choose to learn how to program a website, create an Android app, get an introduction to Javascript, Rails, iOS, and more.

Learn in person. Coding Labs are held every Thursday from 1 to 3 at Central Library, 89-11 Merrick Boulevard in Jamaica.

Learn how to use computers.

Learn a new language

Click here to learn any of eight popular languages using videos, photos and recordings to make it fun and easy to remember. Keep track of your progress online, too. You can choose from beginner’s level through college level.

Or... download an interactive language learning course for your .mp3 player by clicking here.

Start your job search

JobMap is an online tool that will help you be prepared to find and land your next job. Click here to get started.

Learn fashion design

University of Fashion® is a hi-definition, professionally produced online fashion design video library featuring design tutorials and lectures. Design tutorials include beginner to expert level draping, pattern making, sewing, fashion drawing, and product development. Design lectures include costume history, trend forecasting, color theory, fashion business marketing, licensing/branding, and prominent fashion designer interviews. All videos are taught by college professors and industry pros. University of Fashion is the only resource you need to learn and explore the world of fashion. Click here to get started.