Skillshare offers thousands of classes in four main categories—Creative, Business, Technology, and Lifestyle. You'll find classes recommended for you on your Home page and can adjust the Skills you Follow to improve your recommendations.

Discover lifelong learning
Develop new skills and passions with Skillshare and California State Library. Online classes with expert instructors and a supportive community will keep you motivated whenever and wherever you’re ready to learn.

Explore classes just for you
Curated class lists help you figure out your next side project, pick up new skills for your day job, or pursue a lifelong passion.

Learn from expert instructors
Skillshare teachers are working professionals, experts, and subject matter enthusiasts excited to share their wisdom, experience, and trusted tools with you.

Skillshare is a limited resource: you must register for it by September 30, 2023 and it is only available for free for twelve months after you register. When your free membership ends, you can choose to extend your membership on your own and remain a Skillshare member. Otherwise once your membership ends, you will be able to log in to your account but you will no longer be able to take classes.

This resource was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the American Rescue Plan Act, administered in California by the State Librarian and by funding provided by the State of California, administered by the California State Library.

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