Are you looking for opportunities to develop new skills for work, school, or perhaps just want to fulfill a New Year's resolution? Santa Barbara Public Library now offers access to learning platforms Coursera and LearningExpress. Both resources are available for free with your Santa Barbara Public Library card.
Coursera - Coursera partners with more than 200 companies and universities to provide online learning, including certificate and degree programs. Fill out this form and a library staff member will follow up with registration information.
LearningExpress - Interactive tutorials, practice texts, e-books and more tools help with standardized test preparation, academic skills, and career development. Access this resource with your library card number and PIN.
Access to Coursera and LEarningExpress is provided as part of the CAreer Pathway program courtesy of the California State Library. For a complete list of our digital learning resources, visit our databases page.
You can also make an appointment with library staff for personalized, one-on-one assistance at our Central and Eastside locations. Contact our Adult Education Center for assistance with job searching, improving your reading and writing skills, completing your high school diploma, or learning about our resources for veterans