You can learn a new skill on your schedule.  With Gale Courses, you can take free online, instructor-led courses that are available when you are.

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.

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.

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

Its Free!  You’re eligible to enroll in Gale Courses at no charge as a resident of the Batesville Memorial Public Library system.  You just need your library card.

Gale Courses can be accessed here