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Lynnfield Public Library

What do I need to start using Lynda.com?

  1. A Lynnfield Library Card
  2. A 6-digit PIN number
  3. A free Lynda.com account

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is Lynda.com?

    Lynda.com features 3,000 courses and over 130,000 videos taught by expert instructors. Lynnfield Library cardholders have unlimited access to all courses Lynda.com has to offer including:
    • Computer Skills
    • Business Management
    • Photography
    • Accounting
    • Design

    Lynda.com is a convenient learning tool that allows patrons to learn new skills on their own time.
    Learn something new @ the Library with Lynda.com!
  • How Can I Use Lynda.com?

    As a Lynnfield Library cardholder, you can access Lynda.com content from any computer with an internet connection simply by entering your library card number and 6-digit PIN. You will then be prompted to create an account with your name and e-mail address.

    Once your profile is complete, you are ready to explore all of Lynda's courses, create playlists, and receive Certificates of Completion that can be uploaded to your LinkedIn profile.

    Lynda.com can also be accessed via the Lynda.com apps available for Apple or Android devices.

    Please note that when accessing Lynda.com on your computer, you can only access course content through the Lynnfield Library’s Lynda.com login page and not by directly visiting the Lynda.com homepage.
  • What are some other features?

    • Save videos to customized playlists
    • Watch courses in bite-size portions
    • Start or stop a course on your schedule
    • Search for the information you need through transcripts provided under each course
    • Complete exercises and assessments to reinforce newly learned skills
    • Customize your educational interests and receive recommendations from Lynda.com
  • What courses are available?

    There are courses on Computer Skills, Finance, Management, Music, Photography, Web Design and more.

    See the full list of courses available (PDF)

How to Use Lynda.com with...

Computer

Step by Step instructions for setting up your free Lynda.com account and how to access Lynda.com courses.
Android Tablet/Phone

Step by Step instructions for setting up your free Lynda.com account and how to access Lynda.com courses.
iPad / iPhone

Step by Step instructions for setting up your free Lynda.com account and how to access Lynda.com courses.