Learn More About Using the Lynda.com Training Service

Lynda.com at Penn State gives students, faculty, and staff members free access to a vast library of training videos on a variety of subjects, creating great opportunities for professional development. Check out the tips below to get the most from the service!

  • Lynda.com offers users several “Learning Paths”—tailored sets of training videos organized by career goal. For example, there’s a path to “Become a Graphic Designer” and one to “Become a Content Marketer.” Check out the Learning Paths page for the full list.
  • The site also offers many weekly series that publish a new video each week with tips or information related to a specific topic. Monday Productivity Pointers, for example, gives viewers a new tip every Monday on how to be productive with technology.
  • The Lynda.com app is available for iOS, Android, Windows, and your desktop. Visit Lynda.com’s app page for more information and to download the version right for you.

For some inspiration, check out this IT News article about how Penn Staters are using Lynda.com.