Cumberland County Public Library

Cumberland People’s University

Cumberland People’s University is an opportunity for the residents of Cumberland to access university classes from The Great Courses in a format that fits their life.  No exams, no homework, and no prerequisites…just a desire for lifelong learning.  Browse our collection and then come to the library to check out a course.  View the DVD in the privacy of your home and at your convenience.

Click on a title below to preview the course!

The Joy of Mathematics How to Stay Fit As You Age Yoga for a Healthy Mind and Body
Understanding Nonverbal Communication The Science of Natural Healing Critical Business Skills for Success
Building a Better Vocabulary Discovering Your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy How to Listen to and Understand Great Music
The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking Nutrition Made Clear The Foundations of Western Civilization
Understanding the Fundamentals of Music Fundamentals of Photography Wonders of the National Parks: A Geology of North America
Native Peoples of North America How to Program: Computer Science Concepts and Python Exercises Physics and Our Universe: How it all Works
Chemistry and Our Universe: How it all Works Scientific Secrets for a Powerful Memory Everyday Engineering: Understanding the Marvels of Daily life
Understanding the Human Body: An Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology New: Sketching, People, Places and Landscapes New: Learning Spanish: How to Understand and Speak a New Language

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