Ames Free Library

"Where the Community Connects"

LIBRARY CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

We are available by phone at 508-238-2000, Monday - Saturday between 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.;

by chat Monday - Friday between 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.,

or email us at info@amesfreelibrary.org. Check out our list of online programs here!

Video Tutorials

Creativebug offers thousands of video courses on a wide variety of art and craft topics. Learn to doodle or paint, level up your knitting skills, or find a craft to keep the kids busy for the afternoon. There are courses for every skill level.
   
Lynda.com is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through individual, corporate, academic and government subscriptions, members have access to the Lynda.com video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts. For an introduction and tutorial about Lynda.com, visit our Tutorials page.
   
  Niche Academy provides video tutorials on how to use digital library services, such as OverDrive, Hoopla, and Lynda.com, as well as general services like Zoom, Facebook and Gmail.