Lynda.com Online Courses for Free
IT Services Academic Technologies offers access to the extensive online training library at lynda.com.
Lynda.com is an award-winning provider of computer skills tutorials. The lynda.com Online Training Library® (OTL) includes over 1,400 quality video-based elearning courses, including courses on Adobe applications; Microsoft Office Suite; Open Source software; programming languages; resume writing; time management and much more. The video tutorials are available for 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and can be accessed anywhere with an internet connection and most include exercise files that can be used to follow along with instruction.
A limited number of Lynda.com accounts are now available at no charge for use by faculty, students and staff for a 14 day reservation period, which can be renewed. If all accounts are in use then the person requesting the account will be placed on a waiting list
To reserve a 2 week Lynda.com account, please email ITSLynda@lists.uchicago.edu from your .uchicago.edu email address and include your first and last name.