Databases

All databases are available in every branch of the Birmingham Public Library, unless otherwise noted. A JCLC library card can be used to access many of the databases, however licensing restrictions force us to limit access to certain databases to residents of Birmingham.

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Databases Information
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Description

Looking for a new way to connect lifelong learners to your library? Online resources like Gale Courses position libraries such as yours as educational institutions—putting mastery of a new subject within your patrons' reach. In fact, Gale Courses deliver hundreds of engaging, instructor-led online courses focused on professional development, technology skills, and personal enrichment—all designed to help transform lives and foster positive changes in your community. Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.

Availability

Requires a JCLC card and residence in Birmingham, AL.
Remote Access Available.

Subjects

Business
Careers
Computer Skills
Education
Exams/Test Preparation
General Reference
Health & Medicine
Languages
Online Learning
Technology

Audience

High School
Adults

  
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