- Departments I - W
- Adult Learning
The library offers a variety of classes for adults as well as information on classes offered by local colleges, churches, and other organizations.
Class schedules and Information
Hobbies, arts and crafts
- Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center offers detailed how-to instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast.
- Craftsy, offered through hoopla, has a variety of DIY and crafting instructional videos for digital checkout.
Workplace Readiness and Tutoring
Brainfuse is an online tutoring suite for adult learners and can assist job seekers with career coaches who can help build a resume and apply for work. Online tutors can help adult learners grasp complicated concepts along with a writing lab to help evaluate school reports for grammar and clarity.
- Online Classes for Adult Learners - LearningExpress Library provides online courses to improve your math, writing, or public speaking skills. Take more than 15 practice exams for professional certifications and licenses ranging from air traffic controller to real estate.
Looking for free online job training delivered by professionals? LinkedIn Learning is an online library with over 3,000 courses. This service also offers classes on writing resumes, searching for jobs online and going on job interviews.
A current IPL library card is required to use this service.
Driving Permit Examination Practice
- Online Practice Exams and Handbooks Opens a New Window. - Driving-Tests.org is a free website offering practice exams and handbooks for the State of Texas Automobile, Motorcycle or Commercial (CDL) drivers licenses. Information available in English and Spanish.