Online Training (Lynda.com)
Student, Faculty or Staff member? You've got access to Lynda.com!
Lynda.com is the premier online learning website. Here you can learn about and gain skills with a multitude of subject matter as well as specific programs. If you want to increase your skills for a job, for work, or even just if you are curious to learn more, Lynda.com is the place for you. They have courses in subject areas such as 3D and Animation, Audio and Music, Education and E-Learning, IT, and many more. Their courses are in a video format that also provides full transcripts to read along with the instruction. To help solidify your instruction they even provide you with Exercise Files to work alongside the videos to help keep you more engaged with the learning to increase learning retention.
Lynda.com is a premium online learning service that you have access to as a student here at Minnesota State University, Mankato. You will have to create an account by following the steps below, but once you have done so you will have full access to Lynda.com's expansive library of courses.
Lynda.com to become LinkedIn Learning
Get ready to say goodbye to Lynda! Later this year Lynda.com will upgrade to LinkedIn Learning, offering you the same great industry-leading content, but with a redesigned, easy-to-use interface and personalized recommendations to help fuel a lifetime of learning and professional development. Stay tuned for more information and dates!
From your new LinkedIn Learning account, you will be able to access enhanced features to help you gain new skills and advance your career, including:
- Personalized learning recommendations using LinkedIn’s professional network and experience
- Shareable multimedia collections (formerly called playlists)
- Pre-built and custom learning paths to meet your specific interests and needs
- Intelligent searching to easily find the course content