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Thousands of tutorials submitted by folk

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Learning, support and advice

Children's Learning - BBC

BBC Media Training Online
The courses comprise of modules and guides are free for you to use. They were originally designed for BBC staff.  They are primarily aimed at anyone who is working for, with or alongside the BBC, so the modules still contain some specific references to BBC procedures, methods and services.

New Individual Learning Accounts Could Get You 200 - Oct 2004
The Scottish Executive's Lifelong Learning Strategy includes new Individual Learning Accounts being launched at the beginning of October.  Up to 200 per year will be available for individuals with a gross income of less than 15,000 per year. This will be available only for quality assured learning and training and a helpline and website will be set up by Learndirect Scotland to assist individuals to access appropriate learning.

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Free Mini courses at University of Washington
American Civil War, Business Communications, Greek Mythology, Gullivers Travels, Hamlet, HTML Basics and more make some interesting tasters for the topics and they are FREE

Virtual Learning Resource Center
Has about 6,000 learning resources divided up into categories from the American Civil War to Writing Style Guides.

Television Production

Guide to Essay Writing

Art School Online

Astronomy Course Using The Internet

Life In The Universe

Photo Seminars

Introduction to the Internet -Free
3D Animation workshop

English by Email
Writing a Press Release

Marine Biology Learning Centre

Genealogy Courses Online  Ancestry UK

Online Photography Course

Many courses available at Learn2 .com

Fools School - Investing       Get your Finances in Order   Setting a Budget

Live Below Your Means     Getting Out of Debt

DNA - Life's Instruction Manual

Intorduction to Physics 1 Mechanics (School of the Web)

Beginners Music Theory and Orchestration 18 July 2000

Succeed in Physical Science 18 July 2000
Free courses in many science based subjects - dozens of courses in physics and chemistry, astronomy and much more......

Enchanted Learning for the kids - information on many topics 

Poetry Lessons for Teachers and Students

Wanna Learn for Free -  Online Tutorials

Studyweb -

Succeed in Physical Science

Succeed Through Using Your Senses

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Learn2.com - for masses of short courses and how to do things.

An Outline of American Geography - free Book Online

The Horse Magazine Clinics
Dressage Clinic, Showing Clinic, Eventing Clinic, Showjumping
Clinic, Horsemanship Clinic

Art School Online

Learning About Leonardo

BBC Education Web Guide - Over 3000 topics

Thinkquest Library

Easytype - A free Online Typing Course
This free typing tutor has animated instructors, games, interesting material and 250+ lessons.

Karen's Bridge Library
Bridge Lessons for all levels.

Anthropology Tutorials

Barnes And Noble University
If you are looking for FREE and interesting material then this site has got to be worth checking out.  A whole range of topics to choose from.  Interesting and fun all without leaving home.  The only catch is they will try to sell you the book or CD but its up to you to decide if you require that material.  

Social Science Gateway

Public Speaking

Wilderness Survival Courses
Lots of free information courses on surviving all over.

Research Strategies - Finding Your Way Through The Information Fog
An Online book and a course to go with it and all free.

There are many resources in the Links Section under the topic heading.  For example in Writers you will find many links to free courses as well as interesting links to information to assist you in various forms of writing.

If your are interested is in history the the History Links have a growing number of links to history related web sites some of which may assist you in your studies. For example the Internet History Source Books Project.

Topics aimed at children are to be found in our Kids Links where topic pages are being developed, each having several web sites with material on the subject.  They are all fun and for very young children include interactive games.

Not sure where to go?  Use our search engine on most pages to find what you are looking for.

Succeed In Writing

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Medline Interactive Health Tutorials
Diseases and Conditions:
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Back Pain
Diabetes - Eye Complications
Diabetes - Foot Care
Fractures and Sprains
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
Inguinal Hernia
Varicose Veins - Sclerotherapy
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Breast Lump - Biopsy
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CT Scan (CAT Scan)
Knee Arthroscopy
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Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Removal Surgery)
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Prostate Cancer - Radiation Therapy
Prostate Surgery (TURP)

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Crafts At DMOZ
Online Craft Courses

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Microsoft Word Basics
Microsoft Excel Basics

RealSlideshow for RealPlayer
Microsoft PowerPoint Basics
Windows XP Tutorial
Windows 98 Tutorial
Flash 8

Paint Shop Pro User Group

Ballroom Dancing Tutorials

Art Appreciation Course
Free course if you can stand all the ads that pop up

Braille Through Remote Learning

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Making Your Own Herbarium

Fun Science Gallery
Here you will find instructions showing you how to build scientific equipments from relatively cheap materials. Projects include instructions for making telescopes, microscopes, batteries, sidereal indicators, and several other instruments.

Short Courses
What forces Affect Our Weather

A 5 Page Basic Course In Classical Music
5 Step Opera Course
Rythm Training
Scales & Key Signatures
Easy Music Theory
Free Online Piano Lessons
Active Base for free online Guitar Lessons
Free Music Theory Lessons
Music Magic - Online Piano lessons 
The Violin - All about 
Music Arrangers

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