eLibrary Spotlight: New Year, New Opportunities

Now that the new year is well underway, why not pick up a new skill with one of our newest eLearning platforms?

Gale Presents: Udemy

Gale Presents: Udemy offers more than 6,000 high-quality, on-demand video courses taught by world-class instructors across 75 categories for upskilling in the areas of business, technology, and design. Users can also achieve personal success with courses on health and well-being, the arts, language learning, and more.

To get started with Gale Presents: Udemy, all you need is an Alameda County Library card and either a Google account or a Microsoft account to log in.  

O'Reilly for Public Libraries

You may know this resource as Safari Books Online. Safari recently got a new name and a new look, and offers more great content than ever! 

O'Reilly for Public Libraries offers high-quality computer and technology books, including previews of the newest offerings from O'Reilly—a leader in the industry. Additionally, O'Reilly also has For Dummies books on dozens of subjects, travel books, books on health and fitness, cooking, and more. 

With O'Reilly you get: 

  • Pro Playlists—hand-picked lists of materials in particular subject areas from professionals in the field.
  • Learning Tracks
  • Videos
  • Case studies
  • eBooks—including titles from publishers like O'Reilly, For Dummies, DK, and many more.

All you need to get started with O'Reilly is your library card number and PIN!  

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