Educational Technology

Lynda.com

Screenshot of Lynda.com homepageFree online training tutorials for Washington College faculty, students and staff!

Lynda.com is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through Lynda.com, members have access to an extensive video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts. The service is available 24/7/365 for all Washington College faculty, students and staff! 

How to login for the first time:

-Go to www.lynda.com.

-Select “login” – top right hand side of page.

-Select “Organization Login”. At the bottom of the dialog box, enter www.washcoll.edu where it asks you to enter the organization’s URL to log in through their portal. Click “Go.”

-You will see WC single sign-on page. Log in using your Washington College user name and password.

-You’ll be taken to a Welcome page which will ask if you have had a Lynda.com account before – select “No, I’ve never had an account.” (When you return to Lynda.com, you will not see this page but instead will be taken directly to Lynda.com)

-You will be welcomed by name to Lynda.com. Use the search box to locate the class you need to take.

How to login once registered:

-Go to www.lynda.com.

-Select “login”  at the top right hand side of page.

-Select “Organization Login” at the top of the login screen.

-Click the “Go” button.

-You will see WC single sign-on page. Log in using your Washington College user name and password.

-You will be taken to your personal Lynda.com dashboard.