Online Resources

UVA MOOCs via Coursera

Coursera is an entrepreneurial company that partners with top universities around the world to offer free online courses to anyone. Coursera students watch lectures taught by world-class professors, learn at their own pace, test their knowledge, and reinforce concepts through interactive exercises. When students join a Coursera course, they are also joining a global community of thousands of students.


Free Online Research Library for Alumni

Lifetime Learning provides alumni with free access to a robust online research library featuring five databases with over 10,000 journals and articles, many of which are full-text. These databases are available free of cost to all University of Virginia alumni through your HoosOnline account. Whether you have returned to school, work for a major corporation or stay at home with children, the library databases can be a great intellectual resource. Search the databases to keep you up-to-date on the latest topics, discoveries, business books or wellness information.

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Podcast Library

Open the doors to a lifetime of learning with audio recordings of UVA faculty lectures. Many More Than The Score, Reunions Seminars and Engaging the Mind talks are available for you to listen to, download, and share. These audio recordings are free for alumni, parents and friends to enjoy!

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Thoughts From the Lawn Blog

The Thoughts From the Lawn blog features posts by UVA faculty related to upcoming lectures, books written, educational events, and research conducted on relevant topics. Join the discussion and share your thoughts.

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