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All active students, faculty, and staff have access to Skillsoft's online learning and books through Cornell's enterprise account. Choose from thousands of courses, books, videos, and other resources to help you stay sharp.

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Skillsoft provides thousands of courses, videos, ebooks, and audiobooks at no fee for active Cornell students, faculty, and staff. Topics include Career Development, IT Skills, Analyst Research, Business Skills, Compliance, Engineering, Government, Well-being, Certification, and more.

You can access Skillsoft's Percipio learning experience platform by logging in with your Cornell NetID and password.

Skillsoft content is also fully integrated with the CULearn learning management system. Log in with your Cornell NetID and password and browse the category Skillsoft Percipio to access the expansive digital library.

The Percipio mobile app extends your learning experience to your mobile device and supports installation on phones and tablets. Improve yourself in minutes a day — anytime, anywhere. Access content across a variety of topics including business, personal development, desktop software, and IT. Stay current with courses, videos, books, and audiobooks from world-class experts. Keep yourself on the leading edge to improve your performance on the job and throughout your career. To get the free mobile app (great for listening to audiobooks or watching videos), iOS users can download it from the App Store, and Android users from Google Play. To log in to the app, enter "Cornell" into the Percipio site name box.

Once you are logged in, you can create and view a personalized learning plan, browse what's trending, and search for and save preferred courses.

For more information, see the Skillsoft - Percipio User Guide (must be logged in).

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