Coursera provides learners with access to more than 5,000 courses and certifications led by top businesses, universities, and organizations.

If you have used Coursera previously & have created an account, you can access Coursera here.

**For first-time users signing into Coursera, follow these five steps:

  1. Click here to visit the CA State Library’s Career Pathways page.
  2. Find the Coursera section. The example below shows what the registration box looks like.
  3. Enter your Full Name, Email address, and select PLEASANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY from the dropdown libraries box.
  4. Click “Submit”.
  5. You will be sent a registration verification to your email address.Access your email and find the verification email.Click “Join Now” to enter Coursera.

If you have questions, please contact the Library Information Desk: (925) 931-3400, or email