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LinkedIn Learning

Your Lynda.com account has been upgraded to LinkedIn Learning
LinkedIn Learning is an award-winning industry leader in online training, with a digital library containing thousands of courses covering a wide range of technical, business, and creative topics. Use this platform to fuel your lifetime of learning and professional development. Find details about the upgrade below, or log into LinkedIn Learning to start exploring. This How to Use LinkedIn Learning Guide and Video tour is designed to get you up and running quickly. It also shares tips and best practices to make sure you’re getting the most from your experience. 

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What you need to know:

New Look, Same Content

The content you know and love just got better. LinkedIn Learning offers the same high-quality library of on-demand, expert-led instructional videos as Lynda.com.

Automatic Carryover

Continue where you left off. Your Lynda.com learning history, account info, and certifications will be waiting for you in LinkedIn Learning.

More Relevant Recommendations

A personalized learning experience powered by the LinkedIn network, based on trending skills in your field.

Flexible Learning

Watch instructional videos on any device, on and offline at your convenience. LinkedIn Learning gives you the option to binge-watch complete courses or digest bite-size videos as you need them. 

User Friendly

Find and view content more quickly and easily with an improved interface and up-to-date content to keep your skills current. Many courses include access to exercise files so you can follow along as you learn.

Stay Ahead

Insights from 575 million users help predict learning trends that will empower you to learn more. Tutorials are taught by recognized industry experts.

Personalized Training

Curate your experience with trending skills in your field based on your likes and what your colleagues are watching. Your campus subscription includes uunlimited access to courses on a wide variety of technologies, business, and creative disciplines. 

Questions? Here are some answers.

When did the upgrade happen? Did I need to do anything to prepare for the upgrade?

The upgrade occurred September 23, 2019 and email notifications were sent to the campus prior to the upgrade date. No preparation was needed from you prior to the upgrade.

Will I lose all of the information in my Lynda.com account?

No, your entire history, including playlists, has been migrated to your LinkedIn Learning account. Once you activate your LinkedIn Learning account, your history and activity will be available in the new platform.

How will I access LinkedIn Learning?

You can access LinkedIn Learning by clicking the Log into Linkedin Learning button at the top of this page, at linkedin.com/learning, or through the LinkedIn Learning Mobile app for iOS and Android.

Why should I create or connect a LinkedIn profile to my LinkedIn Learning account?

Connecting your profile will result in a more personalized learning experience that includes special course recommendations based on your job title, academic major, skills, and industry. During the activation process, you will have the option to connect a LinkedIn profile to your LinkedIn Learning account. If you don't have a LinkedIn profile, you can easily create one. Learn more about the benefits of connecting your LinkedIn account.

Am I required to connect my LinkedIn profile to my LinkedIn Learning account?

No, connecting your profile is optional. If you change your mind, you retain the option to connect your profile at a later time.

Will the university have access to view my LinkedIn activity on my personal account?

No, the university cannot see your private LinkedIn activity. See LinkedIn’s privacy information.

Who has access to LinkedIn Learning?

All active students, faculty, and staff can access LinkedIn Learning at no additional cost with their university account.