Digital Resources for Franklin College Students

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ArtistWorks for Libraries
Provides world-class instruction through self-paced video lessons from Grammy Award-winning music and artistic professionals.

Cloud Library

Cloud Library
Contains over 15,000 popular fiction and nonfiction eBooks for readers of all ages. You can read Cloud Library titles on your computer and on many e-readers and mobile devices.

cloudLibrary NewsStand
Over 7,000 magazines in 60 languages are now available in the cloudLibrary service NewsStand.

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Gale Courses
Offer a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month. All of our courses are led by expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library
A 24/7 reference source on History, Government, Law, Religion, Philosophy, Graphic Novels, Company Histories, World Cultures, Food, America and its People.

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Hoopla Digital
Download or stream thousands of movies, television shows, music albums, audiobooks, e-books and comics via our Hoopla collection. 

Stream a classic or independent film from Kanopy. Watch unlimited kids titles for 30 days!

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning for Library (formerly
Access thousands of video tutorials in Microsoft Office, Photoshop, web design, business, marketing and much more.

The secret to finding your next great read. Get read-alikes and reading recommendations from librarians and other trusted experts. Tell us what you're in the mood for and we'll give you the perfect book.

Transparent Language Online
The most comprehensive, effective, and engaging way to learn over 120 languages, including Arabic, Chinese, ESL, French, Hindi, Japanese, Punjabi, Spanish and many more!