As a staff member you can access Lynda.com either by logging into the portal and following on screen tutorial, as well as following the instructions below:
We are now providing all faculty, and staff access to lynda.com, an online subscription library that teaches the latest software, creative, and business skills through high-quality instructional videos. To learn more, watch this introductory video about the service, and watch the How to use lynda.com course. Benefits to using lynda.com include:
To access lynda.com, go to http://www.lynda.com/email-signup and enter your @wvm.edu email address. Once lynda.com verifies your email domain, you will receive an email from lynda.com prompting you to create a profile. Upon registering your profile, you can log in to lynda.com anytime and anywhere using your email address and password.
Screenshot of Lynda.com signup page. Be sure to use yourname and @wvm.edu below:
Once you have clicked on the
blue submit button
you will receive a email confirming that you have signed up and a link to establish your pasword:
Sample of screenshot of email you will receive in your email box below:
Follow the email link in your email to finish your sign-up and establish your password.
If you ever forget your password you can contact firstname.lastname@example.org to reset your password (olny after you created an account):
You then will receive a confirmation email as depicted in the above image.
A great way to keep up with the latest news from Lynda is to subscribe to their newsletter, bottom of page - click on follow
Contact me if you have any questions or issues signing up or logging in.
Best regards, Bernadette Walker
Previous Lynda.com Intro:
Lynda. com Introduction - Service started June 1st, 2013