Skillshare is an online learning community where millions come together to take the next step in their creative journey.

Skillshare Skillshare is provided through the California State Library

Figure out your next side project, pick up new skills for your day job, or pursue a lifelong passion. Skillshare has thousands of inspiring classes for creative and curious people, on topics including illustration, design, photography, video, freelancing, and more.


Click the button above to access Skillshare and sign up for a free 3 months through the Lake County Library.

What is Skillshare?
Skillshare is an online learning community with thousands of inspiring classes for
creative and curious people.

How can I sign up for Skillshare?
To get access to Skillshare through California State Library, use the above button to access Skillshare. Then, you'll be directed to set up your free account to Skillshare. You will have access to Skillshare for 3 months.

You will need an e-mail address to sign up for Skillshare. If you don't have an e-mail address you may be able to sign up for one for free from any of the following providers: Gmail  |   Yahoo Mail  |   Outlook

How does Skillshare work?
As a Skillshare member, you’ll have access to thousands of online classes that you can watch on your own time, at your own pace. Each class has short lessons and a hands-on project for you to work on and put your new skills into action.

How do I find a class to take?
Skillshare offers thousands of classes in 4 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.

How do I get help from Skillshare?
You can find frequently asked questions and getting started information on the SkillShare Help Center. If you're looking for additional help, you can contact the Shillshare Support team by submitting a ticket.

Not sure where to start?
The California State Library has worked with Skillshare to create learning paths just for library patrons. Learn more about the partnership between Skillshare and the California State Library by clicking here.

What happens after my Skillshare Membership from California State Library ends?
Once your Skillshare Membership from California State Library 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 login to your account but you will no longer be able to take classes.

Ready to get started? Click here to access Skillshare through the Lake County Library.

This resource is provided by the California State Library through their CAreer Pathways program. Learn more about CAreer Pathway resources by clicking here.