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February 2, 2017
 
Tagged: Student Affairs, Office of Information Technology, Faculty, Human Resources

Introducing Free Lynda.com Access for Adelphi

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Adelphi’s Office of Human Resources is excited to announce that the Lynda.com online training portal is now available for free to Adelphi University faculty, staff and students.

All faculty, staff, and students can start using this highly-respected service to spur their learning and development, as well as get just-in-time help on subjects that include management, technology, digital media, web development, and much more. Courses are segmented so you can watch as little or as much as you want.

Note for Employees: The Office of Human Resources will be designing new employee certificate programs in the next few months and incorporating Lynda.com content into training programs for topics such as management and technology skills, service excellence and diversity. 

» To learn more, watch How to use Lynda.com.

Here are just a few of the benefits of using Lynda.com:

  • Over 4,000 course titles include a wide variety of technology, design and professional development skills
  • Up-to-date content helps to keep your skills current
  • New courses are added every week
  • Beginner to advanced courses to learn at your level
  • Access to instructors’ exercise files let you follow along as you watch tutorials
  • Closed captioning and searchable, timecoded transcripts for increased comprehension
  • Watch complete courses or individual tutorials as you need them
  • Access at your convenience, 24/7, on your desktop, laptop, tablet or smartphone.
  • Create playlists that you can share with friends
  • Watch complete courses or individual tutorials as you need them
  Sample Topics:

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Adobe Suite (Acrobat, Photoshop, etc.)
  • Web and mobile app design
  • Development and Programming
  • Google Products
  • Time management, running effective meetings, and more
  • Business skills (leadership and manager fundamentals, etc.)

How to Log In

To create your Adelphi Lynda.com profile, log in to eCampus › Services and click on the Lynda.com icon.  If you already had a lynda.com account you have the option of merging your existing account information into your Adelphi account.

Alternatively, you may go directly to Lynda.com and select Sign In from the top right corner and click Sign in with your organization portal. You will be asked to enter your organization’s domain (type adelphi.edu) and will be directed to the eCampus login screen to enter in your Adelphi login credentials.

Having trouble accessing the service? Contact the IT Help Desk.

About Adelphi: A modern metropolitan university with a personalized approach to higher learning.

Adelphi University is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training with particular strength in its Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Adelphi is dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support student success.

Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves nearly 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

More than 115,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, caring citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.

 

For further information, please contact:

Office of Human Resources
p – 516.877.3220
e – humanres@adelphi.edu

Tagged: Student Affairs, Office of Information Technology, Faculty, Human Resources