5 Things to Know About...Online Classes

Posted by: Davin Kolderup on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 12:00:00 am

Gale Courses online anytime, anywhere

There's always something new to learn; and the Johnson County Public Library makes it possible in the comfort of your home.

Your library's website, PageAfterPage.org, is a gateway to virtual classes that teach you new skills and enrich your life.

Go to the site and discover these 5 great things about online courses:

1. Learn a new skill on your schedule.

With Gale Courses, the new online learning product from Johnson County Public Library, you can take free online, instructor-led courses that are available when you are.

2. There are hundreds of courses to choose from.

There are courses in Business, Computer Applications, Writing and Publishing, Personal Development, and many more. Whether you’re an absolute beginner or ready to improve your skills, there’s something for everyone.

3. Learn from experts in the field.

All Gale Courses are taught by qualified instructors who are available for questions and help in the courses' online discussion forums. Courses are continually updated and improved so you know you’re getting the most up-to-date information.

4. New class sessions are starting soon.

Class sessions begin the third Wednesday of every month and last for six weeks. There are no set class times – login, complete assignments, and interact with classmates whenever you like.

5. It's all completely free.

You’re eligible to enroll in Gale Courses at no charge. You just need your valid Johnson County Public Library card.

Visit www.pageafterpage.org/galecourses for more information.