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Free access to Lynda.com from Ottawa Public Library

25/03/2019

Did you know that the Ottawa Public Library offers you free access to the full content of Lynda.com?

What is Lynda.com?
Lynda.com is a an online subscription database containing thousands of self-directed video courses for acquiring and honing technical, business, and creative skills. Learners will find content suitable for all levels: beginner, intermediate and advanced. Many of the courses contain accompanying downloadable exercise files. Think of Lynda.com as a specialized, curated platform similar to YouTube but with content that leading industry specialists have carefully vetted.

Why use Lynda.com?
It’s a great resource to acquire new skills that you can put to work in your current job or even to sharpen abilities you already possess whether they’re technical or inter-personal.

Not sure you have the skills required for that job that you want to apply to?
Find course material in Lynda.com to obtain a better grasp of a software program you’d like to be able to speak about with confidence; study a video course to prepare yourself to ace that interview!  Lynda.com contains video courses on Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint, and many other office productivity or creative software programs.  

Enjoy free access to Lynda.com from the Ottawa Public Library website: https://biblioottawalibrary.ca/en/resources/lyndacom

All you need is an internet-connected computer or device and your library card!