Training and Professional Development


General Resources

Courses, Books and Videos SkillPort

SkillPort offers a vast array of learning options with instant access to thousands of learning assets. Whether it’s solving an immediate IT need or building a well-rounded set of business skills, SkillPort is a powerful tool that supports learning in the workplace, from formal learning programs to performance support needs that arise in a normal work flow. Visit SkillPort.

Technology eBooks Safari Books Online

In 2001, two of the world's most prominent technology publishers, O'Reilly Media and The Pearson Technology Group, joined forces to create Safari Books Online. The premise was simple: make the best technology books and videos from leading authors and publishers available to professionals at any stage of their career. As an HSU employee, you can access online books through Safari Books.

Academic eBooks ebrary logo

The Humboldt State University Library offers ebooks from trusted publishers in all academic subject areas along with powerful research tools as part of the Academic Complete™ collection!. Visit ebrary.

Streaming Videos Kanopy logo

Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video service for educational institutions that provides 12 million students and faculty with access to more than 26,000 films each year. Kanopy works directly with filmmakers and film distribution companies to offer award-winning collections including titles from PBS, BBC, Criterion Collection, Media Education Foundation and more. Kanopy is headquartered in San Francisco, California and has offices in Sydney, Australia.

HSU Library HSU Library

The HSU Library offers many resources you can access from your desk. Search from the Library's main page or access the many databases to find just the resource for your project.