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.