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Let the NYPL show you how to get access to over 3,000 online courses for FREE with lynda.com by using your NYPL card!
What is lynda.com?
lynda.com is an online education company offering thousands of video courses in software, creative, and business skills. The company produces video tutorials taught by industry experts. NYPL cardholders have unlimited access to watch the videos, which are primarily educational.**.
This online learning site hosts a constantly growing library of over 3,000 courses that include over 130,000 videos. Courses cover a variety of topics (including business, design, web development and multimedia skills) and software (Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite and open source applications) that can help you pursue personal and professional goals. These courses are delivered by expert instructors and feature searchable transcripts that make it easy to find quick answers to questions. They also feature Certificates of Completion that can be uploaded to a LinkedIn profile.
As a NYPL cardholder you can access lynda.com on your mobile devices by using the NYPL Portal link (https://www.lynda.com/portal/patron?org=nypl.org ) NYPL cardholder accounts are not accessible through lynda.com apps. Use your mobile device’s browser.
FREE access to lynda.com with your NYPL card!
This is a great resource for any student!
Don’t have a card?
Go to any NYPL branch and sign up for a new or replacement library card.
**All you need to show is photo ID (any ID card with your name and photo) -
you’ll get your card on the spot, and it’s totally free!
**Do you have fines stopping you from using the library? Come and talk to us about the waiving options you
Also From the Library
Get information about all of the resources and services that are open to you as a member of the NYPL! Live demonstrations of databases will be available on demand. Resources include:
- Print Books AND eBooks!
- Database Access
- Online services
- AskNYPL (Reference at your fingertips!)
- Much, much more!
We can request any books from any other NYPL branches AND books from other library systems through Inter-Library Loan!