Links to External Lifelong Learning Resources

U. S. Organizations with a Lifelong Learning Perspective


University of the Third Age (U3A, which is equivalent to Lifelong Learning Institutes) in other countries:

  • Australia U3A Online: A Virtual University of the Third Age

  • Canada (CATALIST The Canadian network for Third Age Learning)

  • Europe (a four-language online information system on later life learning for senior students as well as professionals. Its aim is to encourage discussions, co-operation and exchange.)

  • Germany (Zentrum für Allgemeine Wissenschaftliche Weiterbildung" [Centre for General Scientific Continuing Education], shortly ZAWiW, of the University of Ulm)

  • Harrow U3A (This is the web site of Harrow U3A, one of the 520 or so autonomous local U3A groups in the U. K. It will give you a good idea of the workings of an individual U3A)

  • International Association of Universities of the Third Age

  • Malta (U3E Malta G.C.)

  • Scotland (University of Strathclyde)

  • United Kingdom (U3A UK)

  • World U3A (U3A World)

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