Make it Personal with lynda

Do you know lynda?

Most IU folks have heard about, and many have been lynda users over the years. If you don't know lynda, keep reading this post.

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What is is an online service that offers over 2,000 video-based courses in software, business, technology, and creative skills. IU's agreement with gives students, faculty, and staff full access to this vast library of training materials. Imagine learning everything from Photoshop to CAD to C++, and more, on your own schedule! You can even use your mobile device to access lynda videos. 

Your personal learning space

You might think it would be hard to stay organized when you have access to all of this great material. Don't worry! With you can easily keep track of the courses you've taken, and the courses you want to take. You can plan your own program of study and earn a certificate of completion to show to your boss, your professors, or potential employers.

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Take this webinar!

So if you don't know how to create your own lynda experience, we've got a webinar for you: Personalize Your Learning with You'll learn how to bookmark your favorite courses, create playlists of courses and videos that you can share with your colleagues or students, track your progress across all courses, earn course certificates, and more.

Join us Online via Adobe Connect on Wednesday, Sept. 24th from 1:00-2:00 pm. Click this link to join the webinar.

Get ready to start learning a ton of stuff!

About The Author
Laura ReedSocial Media Coordinator

Laura has worked for UITS for over 14 years.She is currently IU IT Training's social media coordinator.  She is a grad student in Library Science and has a penchant for reference and content curation. She dances, acts, sings, and does visual art in her spare time.