Resources for digital skills

Information and advice on learning new skills and avoiding online scams.

BBC Skillswise

A collection of free videos and downloadable worksheets to help adult learners improve their reading, writing and numeracy skills.

BBC Skillswise website

Future Learn

Get access to high quality learning wherever you are, with online courses, programmes and degrees created by leading universities, business schools and specialist organisations.

Future Learn website

Learn My Way

All Barking and Dagenham libraries are registered as UK online Centres. Learn My Way is a website of free online courses for beginners, helping people develop digital skills to make the most of the online world. Courses on managing your money online and improving health online and staying safe online are included.

Learn My Way

Phishing and scam guidance

Guidance from the National Cyber Security Centre on how to recognise and report emails, texts, websites and phone calls that are trying to scam you.

Phishing and scam guidance