Online continuing education with your library card
Hundreds of college-level, professional development, and personal enrichment courses are accessible online, 24/7, when you log in to Gale Courses with your Vernon Area Public Library card.
Gale Courses are not prerecorded webinars. They are highly interactive, instructor-led courses that you can take entirely online. Participants spend two to four hours each week for six weeks completing lessons in an enjoyable, interactive learning environment. Expert instructors develop and lead every course, and you’ll be able to interact with them and with fellow students in lively online discussion areas. New sessions start every month, so you can sign up anytime. Upon completing a course with a passing score, you’ll get a certificate of completion from your learning institution.
Choices available in the extensive course catalog include:
- Accounting Fundamentals
- Project Management Fundamentals
- Certificate in End of Life Care
- A-Z Grant Writing
- Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach
- Introduction, Intermediate and Advanced Microsoft Excel 2010
- Grammar for ESL
- Introduction to SQL
- Creating Wordpress Websites
- and many more topics.
As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Visit Premium Resources > Gale Courses on our website to get started.