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Get Instant Unlimited Access to Hundreds of The Great Courses

Introducing The Great Courses Plus, an exciting new video learning service brought to you by The Great Courses. For a single monthly membership fee, you can learn as much as you want, on a wide variety of subjects.

Now you can try The Great Courses Plus absolutely FREE

The Great Courses Plus : The Best Way to Learn Anything.

The World's Greatest Professors

Brilliant educators chosen especially for their lecturing abilities.

Thousands of Subjects

In-depth learning on fascinating topics.

No Homework, No Pressure, No Tests

Learn at your own pace.

Available on a Variety of Apps and Devices

Become a Great Courses Plus Member

  • Unlimited access to over 6,000 videos
  • New subjects, new lectures, and new professors added every month
  • Free apps for iOS, Android, Roku, and more
  • Access to PDF guidebooks
  • Exclusive discounts and free shipping on CDs and DVDs from The Great Courses (only available in the United States and Canada)
  • Monthly and annual plans available
  • Cancel anytime

Frequently Asked Questions

Question How much does The Great Courses Plus cost?

MONTHLY: $19.99 billed monthly. Includes free trial.
ANNUAL: $14.99/month, billed once a year at $179.99—25% savings over monthly plan.

Question What's the difference between The Great Courses Plus and The Great Courses?

The Great Courses Plus features hundreds of our newest and most popular courses, but does not feature every course available for sale from The Great Courses. It is a video-only service today (some audio editions will be added in the future).

Question How do I watch The Great Courses Plus?

You Can Stream Videos from The Great Courses Plus:

  • via our website using your internet browser
  • through apps for your iOS, Android, and Kindle smartphones and tablets
  • over your TV via our Roku app or via Chromecast
  • on new devices like Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, and other connected TVs coming soon.

Question Will new courses be added to the site as they are released?

Yes! Plus members will get any new video courses about a month after they are released.

Question Do Plus members receive any discounts on The Great Courses?

Yes! Plus members will receive exclusive discounts and free shipping on downloads, CDs, and DVDs from The Great Courses (only available in the United States and Canada).

Question Why doesn't my login for The Great Courses work for The Great Courses Plus site?

Because it is a new service with a dedicated website and apps, The Great Courses Plus requires a separate account and a membership.

Question Can I view courses that I have purchased through my account on The Great Courses Plus?

No. Plus members who also purchase courses to own will continue to access those titles through My Digital Library at

Question If I am a Great Courses Plus customer, can I access the companion guidebooks that come with each course?

Yes! Plus members receive access to all of the associated Course Guidebooks in digital (PDF) format.

Question How many different people can use one account?

A single membership with The Great Courses Plus can be used on up to ten devices and can support up to five concurrent streams.

Question Why is there more than one app for The Great Courses in the app store?

There are two apps associated with The Great Courses. The first is The Great Courses Plus App, which allows you to stream more than 6,000 videos from The second app is The Great Courses App, which is an app that allows you to download or stream individual videos that you have purchased from

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