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For Immediate Release                                                                                             

Oct. 29, 2018






New Electronic Resource at Rochester Hills Public Library Promotes Life-Long Learning


(ROCHESTER HILLS- Oct. 29, 2018) Rochester Hills Public Library is proud to introduce Gale Courses, a new electronic resource designed to promote life-long.

Gale Courses offers over 300 highly interactive, instructor lead, courses that users can take entirely online. A wide variety of courses are offered, from Adobe Photoshop, to project management, to learning Spanish, and photography!

“Our focus this year on expanding our digital services has really resonated with the community,” said Adult Services Manager Jessica Parij. “We aim to provide a wide variety of these digital resources, and for us, Gale Courses helped fill the gaps in our digital catalogue.”

Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month. Patrons can visit to get started on Gale Courses today.

“RHPL is dedicated to offering life-long learning opportunities. Gale Courses in an excellent addition to our weekly lecture series, non-fiction collection, and our online databases,” said Community Relations Specialist Amanda Harrison Keighley.

Offered at no cost to library patrons, getting started with Gale Courses only requires an active library card. For more information on how to access Gale Courses or additional services visit or call 248-656-7195.



Rochester Hills Public Library provides life-long learning opportunities, instills a love of reading, and offers equal access to information. The library serves as a community town square, where over 45,000 monthly visitors enjoy innovative ways to learn and socialize through a variety of programs including Sunday concerts, a summer reading challenge, parent-child workshops, and weekly lectures. The library’s expansive and user-friendly database system allows its 70,000 card holders to utilize eBooks, movies, and music downloads, language and genealogy services, and consumer reports from the comfort of their own home at no cost. Find more information on Rochester Hills Public Library’s unique offerings at