Accessing Gale Courses

Enjoy many online courses with real teachers, expert instruction, and real-time help.

The library will have a smaller offering of Gale courses in 2020. Please check our PDF list for courses available after December 14th. Please contact us if there is a Gale course you’d like to take that is not on this list.

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Getting Started With Gale Courses

Each course requires 24 hours of coursework and students who earn a grade of 65% or higher will receive a completion certificate.

  1. Read the terms below and click “I Consent.”

  2. Enter your Library Card number and click “Login.”

  3. You will be directed to the Gale Courses homepage.

  4. Browse the collection of courses.

  5. Click “Enroll” and login.

  6. The first time you enroll in a course you will have to create an account.

  7. Enter your email and click “Create a New Account.”

  8. Complete the Account and Student information forms, and then click “Continue.”

  9. Enter you Library Card number and click “Use Library Card.”

  10. You are now enrolled.

Please Read Before Accessing Gale Courses

*Please Note: The legal courses available on Gale Course are about United States Law and do not apply to Canada.

The personal information and privacy laws of British Columbia require that we obtain your consent before we continue. The personal information you provide in order to register and use Gale Courses may be collected by the City of Surrey under s.26 (c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of delivering digital content to you. Please be aware that any information collected about you will be stored and/or accessed outside of Canada through the Gale Courses service provider site over which the City has no control and which is governed by the terms and conditions of the service provider. By registering, you are acknowledging and consenting to the handling of your personal information outside of Canada where the privacy requirements will be different than the requirements of privacy legislation in BC. Please be aware that occasionally Gale Courses may include third party links that may have independent privacy policies.

Do you voluntarily agree and give your consent to your data being accessed and stored outside of Canada?

I consent

For questions regarding the collection of personal information, please contact the Director of Administrative Services, Surrey Libraries, 10350 University Drive, Surrey, BC, 604-598-7303.