Lynda.com is becoming LinkedIn Learning (3 updates)

Category: News
Last updated: Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 10:41am
UPDATE
Posted Aug 21, 2019 10:41 AM
Based on technical difficulties during the original scheduled transition date, the conversion of Lynda.com to LinkedIn Learning has now been rescheduled for Thursday, August 22nd. Please note that Lynda.com will be unavailable during the upgrade to LinkedIn Learning starting on Thursday, August 22nd, 2019.
All current Lynda.com users will receive an invitation from LinkedIn to activate their account once the update is complete. When you receive the email, click on Get started now and log in with your UIC NetID and password.
For questions or comments, you may reach us at LTS@uic.edu.
UPDATE
Posted Aug 16, 2019 11:24 AM
The conversion to LinkedIn Learning from Lynda.com has run into technical difficulties during the transition process. We will post an update with further information once the conversion begins. Thank you for your understanding.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at: consult@uic.edu
UPDATE
Posted Aug 15, 2019 3:40 PM
The Lynda.com transition to LinkedIn Learning has been postponed. The full transition should be completed by Monday, August 19. Access to lynda.com will still be available until this transition is complete.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at: consult@uic.edu
Posted Aug 12, 2019 12:10 PM

Lynda.com, the online training video library made available to UIC by ACCC, will become LinkedIn Learning starting August 15th!

You will get the same access to thousands of rich video tutorials, as well as the ability to link your personal LinkedIn profile to your UIC LinkedIn Learning account.

Whether you are looking to get training on specific skills or want to browse your options, LinkedIn Learning has something for everyone!

What you get:

  • Unlimited access. Choose from 5,000+ video tutorials covering business, creative, and technology topics.
  • Personalized recommendations. Explore the most in-demand skills based on your experience.
  • Expert instructors. Learn from industry leaders, all in one place.
  • Convenient learning. Access courses on your schedule, from any desktop or mobile device.
  • Certificates of completion. Utilize this feature to highlight your learning accomplishments.

All current Lynda.com users will receive an invitation from LinkedIn to activate their account once the update is complete. When you receive the email, click on Get started now and log in with your UIC NetID and password.

To access Lynda now, log in to go.uic.edu/lynda with your NetID and password.

If you downloaded the Lynda.com app to learn on-the-go, please download the new LinkedIn Learning app after August 15th to find all the same great course content.

Please note that Lynda.com will be unavailable on a rolling basis during the upgrade to LinkedIn Learning starting Thursday, August 15th, 2019.

For questions or comments, you may reach us at LTS@uic.edu.