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Lynda.com Online Learning

What is Lynda.com?

Lynda.com is an online subscription library that teaches the latest business, creative and software skills through high-quality instructional videos. Designed for all levels of learner, it is available whenever you're ready to learn. You can even view it on your mobile device, and download courses to watch offline when it suits you.

Who can access Lynda.com?

All CSU staff members have FREE access to Lynda.com in 2017.

What are the benefits of Lynda.com?

  • Unlimited access to over 5,000 courses on a wide variety of technologies and disciplines
  • Up-to-date content helps to keep your skills current
  • New courses are added every week
  • Tutorials taught by recognised industry experts
  • Access to instructors' exercise files let you follow along as you watch tutorials
  • Closed captioning and searchable, time-coded transcripts for increased comprehension
  • Beginner to advanced courses to learn at your level
  • The option to watch complete courses or bite-size videos as you need them

Lynda.com also offers recommended learning paths across a range of topics, from Business to Education, Software Development to Marketing, and the list goes on.

How do I access Lynda.com?

To access Lynda.com from your desktop simply click on the Login button below, and enter your CSU Username and Password.

Login to Lynda.com

The first time you access Lynda.com this way you will see a prompt asking if you had a Lynda.com account before:

  • If you are an existing user, select I've had an account and enter your existing credentials (username and password), you can then transfer your history to your new profile.
  • If you are a first time user, select No, I've never had an account, you will be prompted to answer a few questions, and a new account will be automatically created.

You can also access your account at Lynda.com:

  • Select Sign In at the top right
  • Select Sign in with your organization portal
  • Enter csu.edu.au and click Continue
  • Enter your CSU Username and Password

If you want to access Lynda.com from a mobile device follow the instructions to download the Lynda app on your device.

Where to next?

Watch the How to use Lynda.com video to learn how to quickly find the training and tools you need to create your own personalised learning path.

Contact the Lynda.com Sub-Administrator for your business area if you have any questions.