Skidmore College and lynda.com
Skidmore College recently entered into an agreement with lynda.com, a GREAT resource (for faculty, staff and students) with hundreds of hours of application tutorials to help you get the training you need, when you need it.
What is lynda.com?
lynda.com is an online training library that provides access to 870 courses and over 50,000 tutorials on: productivity software (ex: Microsoft Office Suite), web design, graphic design, digital video, photography, and more. lynda.com is constantly growing their content to meet expanding training needs. From Adobe Illustrator to Microsoft Excel to Final Cut Pro... lynda has something for everyone. With their web-based portal, whether you are on-campus, at Uncommon Grounds, or in New York City or London, you can access the tutorials anytime.
Why use lynda.com?
Whether you want to learn how to better understand and maximize your software or simply want to learn more for personal enrichment, lynda provides the right tools to help you learn. lynda's instructors are professionals in their areas of expertise, with a passion to teach and share their knowledge in a straightforward, candid way.
To access lynda.com's tutorials:
First, email firstname.lastname@example.org
to receive an account. Then, go to http://www.lynda.com