Keep Learning All Life Long

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. You can learn more about dementia and Alzheimer's Disease using our Health Reference Center, or check out a book from the Overdrive collection. Looking for more interactive ways to learn more about these topics? Try one of our online courses from Universal Class.

Universal Class offers a variety of courses, including Alzheimer's Disease 101, Advocating for Elderly Patients, and Aging and Long Term Care 101. This learning platform is now owned by Overdrive, so you can access this great content from the Libby App! Just click the library card icon at the bottom of your Libby app screen, then scroll down choose "Extras".

To access Universal Class on Libby, 1.) Click on the library card icon at the bottom of your Libby app screen, 2) Scroll down nd click on "Extras", 3) Click on the Universal Class tile.

The most popular Universal Class offerings with Fulton County Library patrons are Accounting and Bookkeeping for Everyone 101, courses on Microsoft Excel, and Writing Basics 101. Fulton County Library patrons submitted 26,794 pieces of classwork to Universal Class in 2020, and watched over thirty-six thousand instructional videos.