Your library card now comes with lynda.com, an online learning resource with an impressive collection of 3,500+ courses that includes over 144,000 high-quality video tutorials taught by experts.
Expand your personal and professional skill-set with lynda.com! From computer software and web design to accounting and photography, a large variety of tech courses are now free with your library card. Learn at your own pace, earn certificates of completion and even upload them to your LinkedIn profile.
Use your library card to log on to lynda.com here.
The courses cover a variety of topics, such as business, graphic and web design, multimedia skills, computer software, accounting, photography, and many more! They are taught by recognized industry experts and feature searchable transcripts that make it easy to find quick answers to questions. Also, many courses are accompanied by downloadable exercise files. You can learn at your own pace, earn certificates of completion and even upload them to your LinkedIn profile.
To authenticate into lynda.com go to http://lynda.com/portal/sip?org=nwpl.ca or lynda.com, and use the organization login option (type in nwpl.ca to go to the above listed URL). Once you have logged into lynda.com with your library barcode and PIN, you must create a personalized account which only requires your name and e-mail address.
Lynda.com is available 24/7 on any computer or mobile device with internet connectivity, using a web browser.
All you need to do is to create an account using your library card registered with NWPL.
Lynda.com app is available for Windows, Apple, and Android desktop and mobile devices. Download the app and follow these steps:
- under the “Organization” tab type in nwpl.ca and click on Login – please note that you’ll be taken out of the app to login through the website
- enter your library card number and PIN (last 4 digits of your phone number).
- use the app like you would the website, or download videos for offline viewing
- Contact us at 604-527-4665 or firstname.lastname@example.org