In this workshop you will be shown how to utilize the video learning library at Lynda.com. General topics covered in the workshop are as follows:
- Creating Your Lynda Account
- My Lynda Account Information
- How to Use Lynda.com
- Lynda.com Layout
- Searching for Applications
- Course History
- Eric Ling
Creating Your Lynda Account
For instructions on how to create your Lynda account go here.
My Lynda Account Information
This area lists your profile, your site preferences, and your news + email options.
- Your profile will be mostly blank after you initially sign up with Lynda.com. You do not need to give Lynda.com any additional information if you do not want to.
- Your site preferences consist of choosing which player you would prefer be your default player for videos. There are several options available depending on your device's capabilities.
- Your news + email options consist of your contact information and the newsletters you wish to subscribe to.
How to Use Lynda.com
Lynda.com offers a comprehensive video tutorial on how to use their site. View it here.
Lynda.com is laid out for easy access to all of the most important sections of the site. The homepage offers links to your course history and playlist, short videos called 10-minute tips, information on new videos, and all of the search and browsing capabilities of any part of the site.