GPL's Magic Academy: Masters

Earn your degree at home by completing ten magical classes!
At home magical fun for adult wizards ages 18 & up



How the program works:

1. Sign up for GPL's Magic Academy – click HERE to enroll. You can also download detailed instructions in PDF format. Call the library if you need help signing up.

2. Check out the Magic Academy: Masters classes listed below for your assignments, project ideas, and reading suggestions. Complete a reading and an activity for each class and you will earn your Magic Academy: Masters degree. Only one reading and one activity are required to complete each class.

3. When you complete the reading and an activity for a class, LOG IT ONLINE. Enter the ISBN of the item you read from in the ISBN field and the title, author, and cover will “magically” appear! Then answer the questions in the text box: What Magic Academy course did you enroll in? Please described the reading and activity you chose to pass the course. For detailed instructions to log your classes, you can download detailed instructions in PDF format.

4. Once you log all ten classes, you will earn a GPL Magic Academy: Masters diploma! The diploma will be printed and arrive via "owl mail" to your home.

Please note: If you do not want to participate in the Magic Academy: Masters Challenge, you can sign up for the regular Adult Summer Reading Program HERE!


Select a Class (in any order):


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Some Magical Tips & Tricks!

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  • When you view class assignments, ideas, and suggestions, pay special attention to underlined words that say "LINK." These are actually links to different videos and/or websites to help you complete certain activities!

  • If you want to do a different activity to complete a class, please email ajones@gpl.org for prior approval.

  • GPL would love to share some of these magical moments on our social media! If you are willing to share any fun photos or videos you take while earning your degree, please email them to ajones@gpl.org.

  • If at any time you are confused about GPL's Magic Academy: Masters, please feel free to email ajones@gpl.org.