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 elearning provider whose Online Training Library® (OTL) includes more than 4,000 tutorials that span genres from technical training to professional development. Including courses on the use of Microsoft Office applications and programming languages to time management techniques and business stragegies, the video tutorials are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and can be accessed anywhere with an Internet connection. The site works seamlessly across all platforms and interact exceptionally well with mobile devices like the iPad.
With the use of Playlists in Lynda, you may develop a list of training resources for use in your group or department that can be used as professional development, training, or on-boarding tools. Your Playlists can be public or private, and shared with individuals or groups. And, you can copy a playlist that has been shared with you and add to it ormodify it for your specific needs.
Lynda.com accounts are now available at no charge to all faculty, students, and staff. For information about the program or to login, please visit voices.uchicago.edu/lynda/