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Access to Lynda.com Online Courses

Updated April 5, 2018


Free Lynda training

As a student, staff, or faculty member at University of Toronto, you now have access to Lynda.com, an online learning resource with high-quality instructional videos taught by recognized experts. Using your UTORid to log in, you may choose from more than 1,400 online self-paced courses that cover a wide range of topics, including business, IT, software, and design. The Lynda.com is available to any current student or employee at the university.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I access Lynda.com?

Direct access is available via University of Toronto Web Login to Lynda.com

How can I get the most from Lynda.com?

To learn how to get the most of Lynda.com resources, take a few minutes to review Getting Started with Lynda.com.

What are some features of Lynda.com?

  • Unlimited access to courses on a wide variety of technologies and disciplines
  • Up-to-date content to keep skills current and to learn new skills
  • Materials developed by recognized industry experts
  • Access to exercises and activities to follow along as you learn
  • Closed captioning and searchable, time coded transcripts
  • Beginner to advanced level courses
  • The option to watch complete courses or individual videos as you need them
  • Mobile app access
  • What are some example subjects I can learn on Lynda.com?

    There are over 1,400 video tutorials available through lynda.com. Here are some examples:

    • Twitter for Business
    • Social Media Marketing with Facebook and Twitter
    • Vimeo Essential Training
    • WordPress Essential Training
    • Outlook 2016: Time Management with Calendar and Tasks
    • PowerPoint 2016 New Features
    • OneNote 2016
    • Word 2016 Mail Merge in Depth
    • Building Templates in Word
    • Excel 2016: Pivot Tables in Depth
    • Time Management Fundamentals
    • Up and Running with Photoshop Elements 11
    • Windows 10 Tips and Tricks

    Where can I get support?

    For support in use of this resource please visit the Lynda.com Help Site


    eCampusOntario negotiated access to all Lynda.com content for students, faculty, and staff at all publicly-funded Ontario Universities and Colleges at no cost until September 21, 2020.