Education, Online Courses & Test Prep

Brainfuse HelpNow

Thanks to funding and implementation by the State of California and the California State Library, students and adults alike can access online tutoring in a variety of subjects and in a variety of languages. Get tutoring now.


Thanks to the California State Library, patrons have access to Coursera, which offers online courses to improve job skills, learn in new fields, or earn university-issued certificates. Sign up for a seat.

Prepare for your Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) driving test with these free practice California-specific driving tests (complete with answers). Resources in English and Spanish. Access the Driving-Tests website now.

EBSCO LearningExpress

LearningExpress supports those looking to improve core academic skills, pass the GED®, prepare for college, join the military, obtain occupational certification, find a job, change careers, become a U.S. citizen and much more. Access thanks to the California State Library.


GetSetUp is on a mission to help the third of the world’s population who are over 55 to learn new skills, connect with others and unlock new life experiences. Classes and groups led by people like you! Access thanks to the California State Library.

Khan Academy

Khan Academy provides free, high-quality online lessons and courses in a variety of subjects including science, math, history, English, computer programming, test prep and more. An excellent resource for teens and adults. Access Khan Academy.

LinkedIn Learning

Hundreds of hours of professionally-taught video courses on tech, business, and creative topics.
LinkedIn Learning if you live inside Mill Valley city limits
LinkedIn Learning through the County library system if you live in unincorporated Mill Valley


Northstar Digital Literacy defines basic skills needed to perform tasks on computers and online. Take online assessments and then work on those skills with Northstar's resources. Get started.


Thousands of online classes taught by industry leaders and working professionals. Topics include illustration, design, photography, and more. Access provided thanks to the California State Library. Get started at Skillshare.

Teaching Books

Teaching Books is a multimedia database for students, teachers, and families to explore children's books and young adult literature and their authors. Access TeachingBooks while in the library.