Coursera’s mission is to help individuals build the skills they need for in-demand jobs.
- Provides learners with access to more than 5,000 courses and certifications led by top businesses, universities, and organizations.
- Contains “Gateway Certification,” a program for people without a college degree and with no experience in the field, built by leading companies such as Google. Facebook, and Salesforce.
- Offers subtitles in more than 50 languages
Register for a user account on the California State Library’s page
https://www.library.ca.gov/services/to-public/career-pathways/#coursera-widget, opens a new window
Access to this resource is made possible by the California State Library and the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Workforce Development & Support Program. Contra Costa County Library has access to Coursera memberships for free until Sep 30, 2022.