Lynda @ COD

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What is Lynda.com?

Lynda.com provides a vast online library of instructional videos covering a variety of topics such as software training, business and creative skills, and study skills. Taught by accomplished teachers and recognized industry experts, Lynda.com is a high-quality resource for students, faculty, and staff looking to develop skills in Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, educational technology, social media, coding, and a wide range of other topics.

How can I register for Lynda.com through the College of DuPage?

The College's academic license covers COD faculty, staff, and students. You must have a COD-issued email address to register for Lynda.com through our institution.

To register, go to:

  1. https://www.lynda.com/email-signup
  2. Register using your COD email address. (Must be a cod.edu or dupage.edu address)
  3. Check your cod.edu or dupage.edu email for a verification notice from Lynda.
  4. Follow the links in the verification email and you'll be all set!

Here's a printable guide.

Where should I start?

After you're registered, you can go directly to Lynda.com and log in from anywhere. You do not have to be on campus and you don't need a Library card.

It can be helpful to log into Lynda and check out this playlist of short videos to help you get started:
COD Library Lynda Playlist

If you have problems registering, you can contact Librarian Denise Cote at [email protected].