The Eagle Valley Library District is very excited to provide our cardholders access to Lynda.com’s extensive library of training videos!
Normally, using Lynda.com requires a paid subscription, but as an EVLD library cardholder, you can access Lynda.com content from any computer with an Internet connection simply by using your EVLD library card number. EVLD’s Lynda.com membership offers patrons access to a library of over of over 100,000 high-quality, current, and engaging video tutorials as part of over 2,000 courses taught by recognized industry experts. Using these videos, patrons are able to learn – self-paced and on-demand – topics on multimedia production, design, professional skills and more.
Access EVLD’s Lynda.com login here!
(Please note that you can access course content through EVLD's Lynda.com login page or through Lynda.com's organizational login page using our URL address: evld.org. Bookmark accordingly. Please also note that while EVLD's Lynda.com accounts are accessible through mobile devices, they are not accessible through Lynda.com apps. Use your mobile device's browser.)
To access Lynda.com you will need to create a profile by entering your library card number and creating a password. This will be your login information that you will need each time you access Lynda.com.Your profile account can help you manage your course history, playlists, bookmarks, and Certificates of Completion. Many courses also featured exercise files, so that if you're watching a tutorial about Microsoft Excel you can follow the activity with downloadable, pre-populated Excel spreadsheet files.
**If you forget your password please contact Client Services at 1-888-335-9632 x623 or firstname.lastname@example.org
What is Lynda.com?
Lynda.com is a massive online training resource with courses on practically any software program imaginable, including business productivity programs like Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), professional design software such as Adobe's Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, etc.), audio and video production, mobile platforms (iOS, Andriod, etc.) and so much more. These courses can help you pursue personal and professional goals. The courses are delivered by expert instructors and feature searchable transcripts that make it easy to find quick answers to questions. They also feature Certificates of Completion that can be uploaded to a LinkedIn profile.
Other Subscription Resources at EVLD
Lynda.com is just one of the dozens of online subscription resources that EVLD offers its cardholders. Other electronic resources include Learning Express Library (an online learning platform that includes practice tests and study materials for GED/TASC, SAT and other examinations), Academic Search Premier (an index that includes access to full-text articles from academic journals), and Mango Languages (a language learning site that includes 17 English courses and 52 courses in other languages).
To browse the full list, visit EVLD's Databases page.