Microsoft Imagine Academy: Steps for First-time Users

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Step 1: Establish a Microsoft Account

You will need to have a Microsoft email account. Any Hotmail, Live, Outlook 365, or Xbox account will work. Create a Microsoft account here if you do not already have one.

Step 2. Sign in to Imagine Academy for the First Time

The first time you login to Imagine Academy you will need to complete your user profile and enter the access code for your library. You will only need to do these steps once! Every time after that, you will you log in and quickly access and resume your courses.

  1. Sign in here to input your Bellingham Public Library barcode and PIN. Your PIN is usually the last four digits of the telephone number. If you do not have this information or need to update your account, please contact us.
  2. If required, login with your Live ID/Microsoft Account.
  3. Fill in the fields and continue. When you are asked for the access code for Bellingham Public Library, enter: M5F8J74T2FNESY
  4. You’ll now have access to Microsoft training materials by clicking “Browse”.