The LMU campus has unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com), an on-demand library of high-quality instructional videos covering a vast range of software, business and creative skills.
Designed for all levels of learners, and it’s a 24/7 tutor, available whenever you’re ready to learn.
LMU users can sign in to LinkedIn Learning through MyLMU using the link under Quick Links > LinkedIn Learning.
To access LinkedIn Learning, log into MyLMU and select the Quick Links tab on the right-hand side of the page. Choose LinkedIn Learning to get started: your account will be generated the first time you select this link. No need to sign in: LinkedIn Learning can always be accessed through your MyLMU account from the Quick Links area.
Additionally: You may choose "Continue without LinkedIn" (second option in white) if you do not have a LinkedIn social media account you wish to connect to. Feel free to connect or create one, but this step is optional. All LMU students have access to LinkedIn Learning for technology training.
See this playlist of courses selected by the CTLE as recommendations for LMU students. Designed to be used on a pick and choose basis: https://bit.ly/3bZH3b9
Please note: Activate your LinkedIn Learning account, be logged into MyLMU, and using Google Chrome before working in LinkedIn Learning. You may be prompted to log in with your LMU email address and password when activating account. Contact the CTLE for any questions or assistance.
See the LinkedIn Learning at LMU Flyer here.
For questions, contact the CTLE at 423.869.6268 or [email protected]
Where can I learn more about LinkedIn Learning?
Check out the LMU flyer above or use the contact information for the CTLE to ask questions.
What is LinkedIn Learning?
LinkedIn Learning merges the best parts of Lynda.com and LinkedIn, providing additional benefits for users, including:
- Unlimited access to thousands of courses in business, technology, programming, professional development and creative topics
- Personalized content recommendations based on your skills, job role(s), and interests
- Collections that you can administer, organize, share, and assign to other learners
- Convenient access through your web browser or on-the-go with the LinkedIn Learning Mobile App
Am I required to connect a LinkedIn Learning profile to my LinkedIn account?
While optional, connecting your profile results in a more personalized learning experience that includes special course recommendations based on your job title, skills, and industry.
Users can add LinkedIn Learning course certificates to their connected LinkedIn account.
As a first time LinkedIn Learning user, do I need to do anything when I sign in?
The first time you sign in, you will step through an easy process to create a LinkedIn Learning profile that personalizes the default video content based on your skills and interests. If you already have a LinkedIn account, you can add your LinkedIn Learning profile to it. If not, you can simply create a LinkedIn Learning account that uses your LMU credentials.