How do I access Lynda.com?

Lynda.com is an online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills. Get free access to the lynda.com video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts with your Calgary Public Library card.

FOR DESKTOP USERS:

  1. Search for this e-resource in our E-library, or click here.
  2. Then, enter your library card number and PIN and click "Log in".

FOR MOBILE USERS:

You can now access lynda.com through the mobile apps. To do this:

  1. Download the Lynda app from the Google Play Store or iOS App Store.
  2. Open the app.
  3. Select "Already a Lynda member?"
  4. Tap on the "Organization" tab.
  5. Scroll down to the Web Portal section. Enter "calgarylibrary.ca" as the portal.
  6. Enter your username (library card number) and password (PIN) then click "Log in" 
  7. Accept the terms and services. 
  8. You're ready to learn!