Watch free online lectures and courses

Today, there are millions of free online lectures available in almost any conceivable topic. Below are a few of our favorite locations containing free online lectures and courses that are focused around computers and computer related topics.

Computer Basics

  • GCFLearnFree.org - Includes free courses on computer basics, Windows, Mac, Office, and more.
  • Free Online Computer Lessons - Provides very basic computer video tutorials on how to use a computer, aimed at beginners and seniors.

Basic to advanced computers

  • LearnersTV - A fantastic site with links to hundreds of free computer related links to videos around the web covering computer basics to advanced computer information. The site also has thousands of other links to videos on dozens of other topics.
  • TheNewBoston - Great collection of computer programming, computer science, and Adobe related video tutorials.

Advanced computer and computer science

  • Codecademy - Fantastic site that helps everyone for free learn to program in such languages as JavaScript, HTML/CSS, PHP, Python, and Ruby.
  • Coursera - A collection of advanced computer and computer science courses from colleges around the world. Some of the topics covered include Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Programming, and much more.
  • KHANACADEMY - Well known for its math related lessons and now also includes Science, Math, Economics, Humanities, and test preparations.
  • OnlineCourses- Great site that lists hundreds of links to direct courses online for all the major Universities and is one of the best places we've found for finding Computer related courses.
  • Academic Earth - Subjects include Business, Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Science, Humanities, Social Services, Art & Design, and test preparations.