Online Resources

Lynda.com

Lynda.com is an online subscription library that tutorials the latest software tools and skills through high-quality instructional videos taught by recognized industry experts. The full range of this content is now available to all current faculty, staff, and students of the University.

Benefits to using lynda.com include:

  • Unlimited access to courses on a wide variety of technology and disciplines.
  • Up-to-date content to keep skills current and to learn new skills.
  • New courses added every week.
  • Access to instructors’ exercise files 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.

Where to get help?

If you have any questions, contact the ITS Help Desk at 203-432-9000 or email helpdesk@yale.edu or contact your local support provider.

To learn more, we suggest that you watch this introductory video about the service, and watch the course How to use lynda.com.

To access lynda.com, visit this page and login via CAS. The service is available to you anytime, anywhere, and you can even use the lynda.com iPhone and iPad apps to access the service.

A memorable shortcut to Yale’s Lynda portal is yale.edu/lynda.