Adult Services

Your public library offers materials, services, and programs designed to meet a variety of needs throughout adult life.  Whether you are just entering the "real world", coming back to the Library as a new parent, re-entering the workforce, or ready to retire and enjoy the future, the Library has something for you!

Adult Resources

Lynda.com

Lynda.com is an online educational site that includes over 3,000 courses (and over 130,000 videos) in popular fields like web design, web development, IT, education/instruction, media production, and business.

Pronunciator - ACCESS ENDS 12/31/17 Replaced with Mango Languages

Pronunciator is a language learning service covering 80 languages offering a range of language skills, including reading, writing, listening, and speaking.

Universal Class

An online education experience offering over 540 courses in subjects like entrepreneurship, technology, health, career assistance, and more.

LearningExpress Library - ACCESS ENDS 12/31/17

Learning Express Library is an interactive database with over 25 practice tests for GED testing and standardized exams for students and professionals.

Adult Programs & Events

Adult Sensory Storytime

Monday, December 10 10:30 AM
Mint Hill

Join us for a fun, interactive program filled with books, music and activities. Specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues or other developmental disabilities and their caregivers.

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Facebook Basics

Monday, December 10 11:00 AM
Independence Regional

Learn to navigate the popular social networking site Facebook with confidence and safety. Familiarity with computers and Internet basics required.

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Technology Tutoring

Monday, December 10 11:00 AM
Independence Regional

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (11AM-12PM) on Monday mornings. Topics covered include but are not limited to Microsoft Office, Internet, email, resumes, and online employment applications- By appointment only

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Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

Monday, December 10 11:00 AM
Hickory Grove

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor. Topics covered include, but are not limited to, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, library resources, and how to navigate online applications. Please provide topic of interest when registering.

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Contact Adult Services

Phone: 704-416-0617
David Sniffin, Adult Services Coordinator

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Hours of Operation

Monday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed