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Lynda.com video tutorials: Getting started

About Lynda.com

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Lynda.com has over 6,000 online courses to help anyone learn software, technology, creative and business skills.  TAFE NSW provides free 24/7 access to current staff and students to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. The Lynda.com library has high quality, engaging video tutorials taught by recognised industry experts which can be viewed on desktops and mobile devices.

How to log in

Log in to Lynda.com with your TAFE username and password.

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Staff: use your full email address e.g. jane.citizen1@tafensw.edu.au

Students: use your TAFE username e.g. jane.citizen1

For login instructions via the TAFE NSW Portal go the Support and FAQ page.

Setting up an account or migrating an existing account

TAFE NSW is switching to a new, whole of state Lynda.com access. New TAFE NSW users log in and click on No, I've never had an account and enter their details.

If you already had a TAFE NSW Lynda.com account, and you want to keep your course history and certificates, follow the steps below.

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  1. With your first login, select "I've had an account". 

  2. Existing course content will be migrated to this new account, including course history, playlists and bookmarks.

  3. If you do not select the above option, a brand new Lynda.com account will be created with no previous history.

How to use Lynda.com

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Make the most of Lynda.com and learn how to find the training you need, and use special features such as bookmarks, playlists, notes, transcripts, certificates of completion, FAQs, and more.

RSS feed of new courses

Log in to Lynda.com with your TAFE username and password before clicking the links in the RSS feed.

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About this guide

This guide shows TAFE NSW students and staff how to use Lynda.com and provides technical support information.
Many thanks to Illawarra Library Services and Western Sydney Libraries of TAFE NSW for granting permission to use some of their resources for this guide.

Guide editors: Susan Mansley and Dagmar Deussing