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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.
  • Courses include English for Business and Entrepreneurship (ESL), Foundations of Public Health Practice, Become an EMT, Bookkeeping Basics, Introduction to Google Docs, Design a Restaurant Menu, Food and Beverage Management, Branding: The Creative Journey.
  • 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 language.
  • The California State Library funded this online resource

How to access:

  1. Click on "Search Now"
  2. Follow the link provided
    1. select
      1. EN for English
      2. ES for Spanish
  3. Select “VENTURA COUNTY LIBRARY” from the dropdown menu.

Once you create your account, download the app or use it through a browser:

Apple App Store or Google Play

This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.  This resource is provided by your California State Library through 12-30-2022.