Microsoft Imagine Academy

Returning Users | First-time Users

Learn technology skills online for free!

Microsoft Imagine Academy offers training on Microsoft products including Word, Excel and Access. This program is available to all Washington State residents through partnerships with public libraries.

To use Microsoft Imagine Academy, you will need:

  • A Bellingham Public Library barcode number and PIN.
    • The barcode is located on the back of your library card. The PIN is usually the last 4 digits of your phone number.
    • If you do not have this information or need to update your account, please contact us.
    • If you don’t have a card, visit us in person or apply online.
  • A Microsoft-based email account.
    • Any Hotmail, Live, Outlook 365, or Xbox account will work.
    • Create a Microsoft account here if you do not already have one.

How to access Microsoft Imagine Academy

  • If you are a first-time user, first register using the instructions here.
  • If you are a returning user, please click here.

Microsoft Imagine Academy is a partnership between Microsoft and the Washington State Library, funded in part through the Washington State Legislature. To learn more, find additional information at the Washington State Library.