Reference

Computing

Sites

* Lynda.com
Online video training in a wide range of business, education, design and technical topics, tools and software. Access this at any of our libraries.
* Code School
Code School teaches web technologies in the comfort of your browser with video lessons, coding challenges, and screencasts.
* Treehouse
Offers three ways to approach learning web skills: tracks, projects and topics, and a vast array of resources including career development information.
* Code Avengers
Jump straight in to learning by completing tasks that start simple and get harder.
* Codeacademy
No videos - just quick-fire lessons with a place to test them out - learn by doing. Plus its free.
* Khan Academy
With particular strength in Math and Science Khan Academy provides thousands of video tutorials with exercises to let you learn online at your own pace.
* Learnable
Video courses, plus access to eBooks from SitePoint and A Book Apart.
* Skillcrush
Classroom-like format that some will prefer with actual instructors and one on one attention. Very job focused.
* tuts+
Learn skills including code, illustration, photography, web design, and more. Video courses with downloadable source files to work with and videos broken into digestible chunks. Includes access to eBooks.
* Udacity
'Nanodegree' programs - online programs where you'll be learning with other students in your cohort. There are projects and deadlines and each group has a coach.