Lynda.com

All students, faculty and staff MUST CREATE a new Lynda.com ID.
This new account will be connected to your nv.ccsd.net Google ID.

What is Lynda.com?

Lynda.com provides a vast online library of instructional videos covering the latest software, creative, and business skills. Lynda.com is a high-quality resource for students, faculty, and staff looking to develop skills in Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, project management, social media, and a wide range of other topics.

To use your ID:

  1. Load Chrome (if necessary)
  2. Log-in to your Google account (login@nv.ccsd.net) - THIS IS A MUST!

Click the Lynda Portal button
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Introduction Video

What are some relevant Lynda.com courses in each category?

  • 3D + Animation – Creating Textures, After Effects Shortcuts, and 3D Printing
  • Business – Small Business Secretes, Online Marketing, and Body Language for leaders
  • Design – Logo Design, Digital Painting, and Drawing Vector Graphics
  • IT – Understanding FTP, Advanced Topics in Cisco Routing, and Subnet Masking
  • Marketing – Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Conversion Rate Optimization, and Writing Marketing Copy
  • Photography – Advanced Color Workflows, Portrait Retouching, and Masking and Compositing
  • Video – Premier Pro Tips, DSLR Video, and Cinematic Composition
  • Web – WordPress Essential Training, JavaScript, and Bootstrap

How can Lynda.com support me?

  • Keeps you current on technology
  • Tracks your individual training progress
  • Inspires you to be more effective and productive
  • Lets you learn at your own pace—anytime, anywhere
  • Supplements curricula and teaches technical skills outside of class
  • Provides certificates of completion you can post on LinkedIn
  • Offers personal and professional development
  • Set aside time every week for online training
  • Visit Lynda.com regularly for a listing of new and updated courses
  • Watch the welcome video of a course to check out its training content
  • Use bookmarks to indicate favorite videos or courses
  • Create and share course playlists
  • Download exercise files and practice applying knowledge as you go

How can I get the most out of Lynda.com?

  • Set aside time every week for online training
  • Visit Lynda.com regularly for a listing of new and updated courses
  • Watch the welcome video of a course to check out its training content
  • Use bookmarks to indicate favorite videos or courses
  • Create and share course playlists
  • Download exercise files and practice applying knowledge as you go

Where should I start?

Once you have received your NEW Lynda.com ID for the 2015/16 school year (see top of this page for details), then view the How to use Lynda.com course to learn how to find, access, and view Lynda.com tutorials.

Additional questions?

Once you have an ID, if you have further questions about Lynda.com, contact Customer Service at cs@lynda.com or (805) 477-3900.