LinkedIn Learning is a premier online learning resource offering more than 7,000 online courses (over 200,000 tutorials) in business, technology, creative skills development, personal development and more. These courses will help you develop your skills, up-skill or even help you to start or develop your business. LinkedIn Learning was formerly Lynda.com.
You can access LinkedIn Learning with your library card.
Once you have completed the registration on the website, continue your training through your browser.
As with Lynda.com, you must activate a LinkedIn Learning account to access the course content. This is not a personal LinkedIn profile, nor do you need a personal LinkedIn profile to use LinkedIn Learning.
To activate your LinkedIn Learning account:
Go to LinkedIn Learning using this library link
Click Get Started
Enter your library membership (either printed on your card, or if online, starting with WEB) and password
Follow the instructions for the first time you login – from then on, go straight to LinkedInLearning content
NOTE: You cannot link a library LinkedIn Learning account to your LinkedIn profile.
LinkedIn Learning has a mobile app, which you can use to access the library’s subscription, for free. To access:
Once successfully logged in, you can access the courses of Linked in Learning.
Important Disclaimer: LinkedIn Learning, formerly known as Lynda.com, is a third party provider that is not operated or managed by Connected Libraries. By selecting to utilise free access to LinkedIn Learning you will be taken to a LinkedIn learning sign in page where you will be asked to voluntarily submitting your personal data to a third party organisation.
The minimum information you need to provide to LinkedIn Learning is your name and email. No information you have provided to Connected Libraries will be used in the creation of your LinkedIn learning account.
Watch our walkthrough on Linked in Learning: