How do I access lynda.com?
You can access lynda.com from our lynda page. You cannot access lynda.com by going directly to the lynda.com home page.
Please look through the topics below to see if one of them addresses your needs. If not, lynda.com has its own FAQ page..
As you might expect, there is also a video covering how to use lynda.com.
Normally you will access lynda.com by going through the University’s Single Sign On authentication page. If you are prompted for a ‘school or organisation’, enter ox.ac.uk and you should then proceed to our SSO page.
During normal IT Learning Programme office hours (Mon-Fri, 08:30-16:30) you can contact us on x83681. You can email us on firstname.lastname@example.org.
All full members of the University of Oxford can use lynda.com. Access is controlled through the University’s Single Sign On process. Some members of some affiliated organisations may not be able to use the system. Contact ITLP for more details.
We are very keen to get feedback from you. You can do this through our contact page.
No, access to lynda.com is free for full University members. To continue using lynda.com once you leave the University, you will need to take out your own personal subscription directly from lynda.com.
lynda.com release new courses on a weekly basis. If you would like to suggest a topic or application to be covered please let us know. We will discuss your suggestions with lynda.com, but can’t guarantee that the new topic/application will be included.
You can download the lynda.com app for free from the Apple, Google Play and Amazon stores. More details about obtaining and using the lynda.com mobile app are available on our mobile page.
You can use lynda.com from any internet connected computer with an up to date browser. Visit our lynda page at http://courses.it.ox.ac.uk/lynda, click on the button and give your SSO credentials.
Yes. lynda.com provide a method for printing, emailing and embedding in a blog or web page a certificate of completion for a course. These certificates are not endorsed by the University, and are for your personal continuous professional development records only.
The assessment feature of lynda.com is new and still in development. At the moment, your score is presented to you at the end of the assessment, with a message that says the results have been sent to your administrator. However, your assessment results are only available to the University's lynda.com administrators - they are not passed on to anyone else. There are plans for your scores to be displayed to you within your own lynda.com account, but at the moment please contact us and we will send you any scores associated with your account.