DIY & Self-Improvement Resources

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DIY Resources

Chilton Auto Repair Manuals
Repair, maintenance and specification tables provide critical data on thousands of domestic and imported models of cars and light trucks from 1940 onward.
Creativebug (Guide)
Dive in to your next project with over 5,000 video classes taught by renowned artists and creative experts on arts, crafts, cooking and more.
Culinary Arts Collection
The Culinary Arts collection includes 150 of the major cooking and nutrition magazines. Coverage includes thousands of searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.
Gardening, Landscaping & Horticultural Collection
Farmers, landscape architects, and biotechnologists alike will have their information appetites sated with this collection of nearly 50 journals focused specifically on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture.
Home Improvement Collection
Even the smallest home improvement project can be daunting: with this collection of nearly 100 home improvement focused titles, hobbyists and professional carpenters alike will immediately put their projects on a more solid foundation.


Gale Courses
Access to hundreds of instructor-led classes from computer skills, accounting, personal development to American Sign Language from your home or office at the times that are most convenient for you.
Learning Express Library
Access a comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help you succeed on the academic or licensing tests you need to pass.
LinkedIn Learning (formerly
Select from a broad range of technology, business, and professional video tutorials ranging from one to thirty minutes long. In addition, self-paced learning paths guide students through courses with a comprehensive goal. If using the LinkedIn Learning app, enter "dpl" without the quotes as the identifier.
Mango Languages (Guide)
Mango Languages' conversation and film-based digital resources help you learn over 70 languages (including English) from just about anywhere.

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