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Northstar Digital Literacy

Learn about your digital literacy strengths and, through low-stakes assessments, identify digital literacy skills to practice.

Step 1: Create your Northstar account

Create your Northstar learner account to unlock access to assessments and tutorials.

Screenshot of NDL "Need a learner account? Sign up as a learner" link.

  • You need your first name, last name, and an email address. (We recommend you use your Clackamas email address.)
  • You will receive a confirmation email with your Northstar account information and instructions for setting a password. (The email will look like this.)
  • Problems signing up? Email CCC Library at

Step 2: Log into Northstar

Log in to your Northstar learner account. You will be taken to a webpage with a list of digital literacy topics and assessments.

Screenshot of Northstar "Log in now" button

Step 3: Improve your skills

  1. Take an assessment
  2. Practice your skills in a tutorial
  3. Take a proctored assessment.
    If you are interested in taking a proctored assessment, please email

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