CAreer Pathways

The California State Library is providing free access to a number of digital platforms for workforce support: Coursera, GetSetUp, Job & Career Accelerator (EBSCO), LearningExpress Library Complete (EBSCO), LinkedIn Learning, Northstar, and VetNow.

These resources are supported in whole or in part by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.


Coursera
Build skills with courses, certificates, and degrees online from world-class universities and companies including Yale, IBM, and Google. Access with your Placentia Library card. Click here to register, and once registered click here to log in. This program for California residents has a limited number of paid all-access seats available.

This resource is supported in whole or in part by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.


GetSetUp
GetSetUp is an online community of people over 50 who want to learn new skills with others that will unlock new experiences in their lives. We created a safe, social, and interactive learning environment specially designed for older adults.

This resource is supported in whole or in part by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.


 

 EBSCO LearningExpress Library

EBSCO LearningExpress offers test prep and skill-building resources to support those looking to improve academically, pass the GED®, prepare for college, and much more. These resources include:

This resource is supported in whole or in part by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.


 LinkedIn Learning
Learn relevant, professional skills on LinkedIn Learning. Get access to 16,000+ online courses in 7 languages and expert instructors with real-world experience. Start learning today!

Download the app and use "placentialibrary" as the LibraryID, or click here to access via web browser. Click here to view a video tutorial about using LinkedIn Learning.

This resource is supported in whole or in part by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.


Northstar

Northstar focuses on people with no, low, or limited technology skills to help build skills in key digital literacy areas and demonstrate knowledge by earning certificates and badges.

This resource is supported in whole or in part by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.


Brainfuse VetNow
Free live online assistance for job seekers, veterans, and their families.

This resource is supported in whole or in part by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.