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 Coursetalk.org It is an online directory for MOOCs with reviews from previous students of the class.
EdX
Free online certificates from Harvard, MIT etc. EdX is a not-for-profit enterprise of its founding partners Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology that features learning designed specifically for interactive study via the web. 
Coursera
 Coursera is a a social entrepreneurship company that partners with the top universities in the world to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free.
 Udacity Using the economics of the Internet, Udacity connects some of the greatest teachers to hundreds of thousands of students all over the world. Read about them in New York Times
 Education Portal Want to improve your writing? Check out these top ten destinations for free online writing classes as compiled by Education Portal
MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW)
MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) is a web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. OCW is open and available to the world and is a permanent MIT activity.

Stanford Engineering Everywhere
Stanford Engineering Everywhere is an online portal offering ten courses from Stanford’s School of Engineering— including the three-course introductory sequence in Computer Science— free of charge.
Top 25 Web 2.0 Sites for Education
Web 2.0 is a term that is used to describe the 2nd generation of the web that focuses on collaboration and evolution of the Internet. Web 2.0 has greatly affected education and the way teachers and students teach and learn. The blogger decided to compile a list of his favorite web 2.0 sites for education, all are great examples of educational leadership.
National Virtual LibraryNational Universities Commission
The National Virtual Library Project is a online digital library presently hosted and managed by the National Universities Commission (NUC). The Virtual Library was designed and deployed with support and funding from the Education Trust Fund (ETF), UNESCO and the Japanese government.

The goal is to ensure that user (subscribers) have the latest publications of the highest calibre in their respective fields (the Arts, Medical Sciences, Pure Science, Social Sciences, Technology, etc...) to facilitate teaching, research and learning.
Tuft OpenCouseWare, Tuft University
Tufts University is committed to offering the world's learners free access to its many academic resources. Tufts OpenCourseWare (OCW) seeks to capitalize on the potential of the Internet to eliminate borders and geographic distance as obstacles to the instantaneous exchange of knowledge and new ideas.
Association of Commonwealth Universities
Association of Commonwealth Universities is one of the largest inter-university networks in the world. ACU combines the expertise and reputation of nearly a century’s experience with new and innovative programmes designed to meet the needs of universities in the 21st century.

National Library of Nigeria
The National Library of Nigeria was established for the fundamental goal of ensuring access to the entire fount of recorded knowledge for the progress and development of Nigeria. It is to serve as "the giant memory of the nation, its intellectual store-house, and the data bank for its learning and remembering processes". Click here to find out more information and list of Library Locations in the Country.

National Teachers' Institute
The National Teachers' Institute, Kaduna was established in 1976 primarily because of the pressing need in the country for trained, qualified teaching staff at all levels of the educational system.
Professor Exell's Notes for Students
Course Note for students on Mathematics and Physics related topics written by Professor Exell of Joint Graduate School of Energy and Environment (JGSEE). Click here to access the resource.

Professional Bodies in Nigeria
The professional bodies are not established by government but by professionals in the chosen field of Endeavour. Membership of a professional body qualifies one to use the certain titles after his name such as FCA meaning Fellow of Chartered Accountants. Click here for more information and a list of the different Professional Bodies in Nigeria.