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Gale Courses offer patrons access to hundreds of instructor-led online courses covering everything from health and wellness to creative writing, computer programming, GED test preparation and much more!  Check out the demonstration video by clicking the button below.

Get Access to Online Courses with your Library Card

NEVER STOP LEARNING!  Whether you’re looking for college-level, professional development, or personal enrichment courses, we now offer hundreds of online courses that are accessible anywhere online, 24/7.  Gale Courses offer well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction, and interaction with fellow students.

Gale Courses offers access to online learning courses that are available anytime, anywhere, any place. Other benefits include:

  • Courses are free for all patrons interested in any discipline
  • Gale Courses is easy to use; you use your library account to sign up and log in
  • With six-week courses, you can join programs year-round

Gain valuable knowledge you can immediately apply to your life or on the job. There’s definitely something for everyone: 

  • Career & Professional Development: Many courses are tied to the Bureau of Labor Statistics fastest-growing occupations. Examples include: Accounting, Resume Writing, Business and Management, Grant Writing and Nonprofit, Real Estate, Healthcare, and Sales and Marketing
  • Computers & Technology: Courses cover all skill levels from beginner to advanced, even focusing on specific software applications. Examples include: Introduction to the Microsoft Office Suite, Database Management, Graphic and Multimedia Design, and The Internet
  • Personal Enrichment: A wide array of courses truly offers the opportunity to transform lives, whether related to hobbies, education, or life resources. Examples include: Children, Parents, & Family, Digital Photography, Health &Wellness, and Test Prep 

Check out the Gale Courses Enrollment Guide (below) and click on the button to the right to get started (or click here).

Contact us for help obtaining your library card number to gain access to these courses by email at, or message us through Facebook.


Use the Gale Courses Enrollment Guide for a step by step how-to guide to get started on your next learning adventure.

Use the Gale Courses Learning Log to review, summarize, and plan how you will use what you learned.