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LinkedIn Learning (LIL) provides a vast online library of instructional videos covering a variety of topics such as software training, business and creative skills, and study skills. Taught by accomplished teachers and recognized industry experts, LIL is a high-quality resource for students, faculty, and staff looking to develop skills in Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, educational technology, social media, coding, and a wide range of other topics. *Access limited to COD faculty, staff, and students ONLY*
This collection of online streaming videos addresses a variety of subjects related to Technology and Trades, including Automotive Technology, Building/Construction, Cosmetology, Computing Technology, Electronics, Horticulture, Manufacturing, Technical Communications, Welding, and much more.
SpringerLink is a collection of e-books covering topics in technology, sciences and medicine. The COD Library provides access to titles published between 2005-2010. Recent materials on these subjects can be located using the COD library catalog.
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