What is lynda.com?
The lynda.com Online Training Library® is an online learning resource providing a library of information and video tutorials that engage the viewer in subject matter ranging from software and design to business skills. All faculty, staff, and students as members of the Valparaiso University community have 24×7 access to the lynda.com library on any device with an internet connection to view added courses and topics. Updated every week, lynda.com selects the world’s top experts in their field who truly know how to teach to present content in a manner easily understood by online viewers. lynda.com is a fantastic tool whether you need to learn the ins and outs of digital publishing, or you simply need help with a PowerPoint presentation.
The benefits to the Valpo community through use of lynda.com are enormous.
- Faculty can use the training library to enhance offerings in the classroom; see the case studies linked on the left for inspiration.
- Staff can develop their technical skills and achieve goals relating to professional development.
- Students can access the videos around the clock, making it easier to get the information they need when they need it – even if that means during an all-night session working on a paper or project.