Unlimited Opportunity, Free from CALS with Lynda.com/LinkedIn Learning
** UPDATE ** Lynda.com is no longer available at CALS
Realize your personal goals here at CALS, with your free access to thousands of online skills classes through Lynda.com/LinkedIn Learning!
Your library card grants you unlimited access, at no charge, to courses that would ordinarily require an annual subscription fee of $360.
Learn skill sets to launch you into a new career in technology or advance in your current field. Add course completion certificates to your online LinkedIn profile to document new skills. Enrich your personal life by learning a new hobby, a musical instrument, artwork, or photography!
Lynda.com/LinkedIn Learning through CALS includes the following benefits:
- Unlimited access to over 13,000 courses<
- Expert teachers available on your schedule through digital course recordings
- Free computer and internet access through CALS computer workstations in every branch
- Mobile learning: switch devices freely as you learn on your computer, mobile device or TV
- $360 annual value subscription is free with your library card login
- Certificates for course completion can be added to your LinkedIn resumé
- Preparation for industry-accepted professional certification tests
Need help getting started? CALS offers regular courses in Lynda.com/LinkedIn Learning to walk you through the process, or you can come to our open lab hours for personal assistance.
If you’re already comfortable with computers and online learning, just log in here and enter your library card number and pin!
Here is just a small sampling of the thousands of courses available at no charge to you:
Software Development/Programming (over 600 courses)
Foundations, Python, SQL, Java, C, Sagemaker, iOS Development, MS Azure
Design (over 700 courses)
Principles, Magazine Design, Architecture, Adobe Creative Suite, 2D Animation, Fashion Design, Canva, Vector Graphics, Project Management for Designers
Business (over 1200 courses)
Productivity, Communication Skills, Leadership, Cloud Computing, Operating Systems, Career Development, Spreadsheets, Software Skills (MS Office, Google, Apple), Time Management, Presentation Skills, Six Sigma, Personal Branding
Web Development (over 700 courses)
Intro to Web Development, PHP, WordPress, Full Stack Development, AngularJS, Node.js, Java, Web Audio and Video, Application Development
Art, Music, Photography (over 700 courses)
Painting, Drawing Skills, Figure Drawing, Painting Grass, Digital Painting, Piano Fundamentals, Rock Guitar, Advanced Flash Photography, Mobile Photography, Family Portraiture, Adobe Lightroom
Marketing (over 800 courses)
Digital Marketing, Marketing Ethics, Salesforce for Marketing, Influencer Marketing, Excel for Marketers, Data Visualization for Marketers, Competitive Market Analysis
Lynda.com was recently acquired by LinkedIn Learning and is in the process of a branding name change.