Q. What is Lynda.com?
What is Lynda?
Lynda.com is an online learning library that can help you learn through engaging in top quality training courses. Both Scotch and PLC Staff and Students have access to the full range of Lynda.com videos, which you can access through home.SCOTCH or home.PLC. Lynda.com has a huge range of courses run by recognised industry experts in a number of fields including: animation, construction, game design, management, photography and many more.
How do I find videos?
Searching for courses or videos is easy through Lynda.com
Hovering over Browse the library will bring up a list of the most popular topics and courses. Clicking on Browse the library will bring up a list of all the courses in alphabetic order that Lynda.com has to offer. You can also search for videos directly in the Search Bar by either software or skill.
What is a course?
A Lynda.com course is a series of training materials, both Video and downloadable Exercise Files that help you learn information about your topic of interest.
Each course is broken down into individual videos, that you can watch in isolation or as part of a complete course. You can also add videos to a Playlist, Share videos with your friends and take Notes directly into Lynda.com .
Why should I use Lynda?
Every course that you complete through Lynda.com will gain you a Certificate of Completion. Course certificates can be linked to and displayed on your Linkedin profile, bolstering your skill set and employability to employers.