Resource of the Month – The Great Courses

Resource of the Month – The Great Courses

 September 1-8 is Adult Learners Week, a week that encourages you to recharge your life by connecting with learning. To help you on your journey to lifelong learning, we suggest checking out The Great Courses series. The video series features industry-leading professionals teaching courses on a vast array of subjects. Each course is broken into multiple easy-to-watch video lessons so you can choose how much you want to learn at a time. All courses can be studied at your own pace, with no exams or assignments.  

Some of the subjects covered are –  

  • Architecture 
  • Business 
  • Computer Science & Technology 
  • History 
  • Languages  
  • Literature & Language 
  • Media & Communications 
  • Music 
  • Performing Arts 
  • Photography 
  • Sports & Fitness 
  • Hobbies
  • Lifestyle

Great Courses are available on Kanopy and Hoopla, and can be streamed for free using your Myli credits.  

  • View Great Courses on Kanopy here.
  • View Great Courses on Hoopla here.

What is Kanopy?  

Kanopy gives you access to an ever-changing selection of award-winning documentaries,  films and world cinema. Your Myli membership gives you access to five free streams each month, however Great Courses do not use your play credits.


What is Hoopla?  

Hoopla is a digital media service that allows library members to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on their computer or mobile device with no holds or waiting. Your Myli membership gives you 5 free streams each month. Great Courses is part of the Hoopla Binge Pass, meaning you can stream as many titles from the series for 7 days using 1 credit from your account.   


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