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LinkedIn Learning

Despite the new name, the same great content is available in 7 languages, delivered through an intuitive, new learning experience that only requires your library card number and PIN to log in.

What is LinkedIn Learning for Libraries?

Access to LinkedIn Learning will end on 17 October 2023.

LinkedIn Learning for Libraries is a high quality online elearning subscription service offering free access to over 16,000 courses and 136,000 video tutorials from industry experts in topics including web design, software development, photography, business skills, leadership, project management, 3D and animation, graphic design, music, video editing and more. Experts create and deliver all courses as well as provide supplemental materials like exercise files and relevant work samples.

Albury Library members have free access to LinkedIn Learning, both onsite at the Library or offsite from your home, office, or mobile device.

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Everyone who accesses LinkedIn Learning for Libraries will create a personal account (a profile) in LinkedIn Learning. This lets you track your progress, create playlists, take tests, and earn certificates.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Free training courses may be accessed only by using our LinkedIn Learning for Libraries login; not by directly visiting the LinkedIn Learning for Libraries homepage.

How do I access and use LinkedIn Learning?

  • Go to our LinkedIn Learning portal on any device with an internet connection
  • Sign in using your library card number and PIN - default PIN is your date of birth DDMMYYYY for all members
  • Use LinkedIn Learning on a computer via our website or with the LinkedIn Learning app
  • Using the LinkedIn Learning app requires a small once-off set up process (follow the step-by-step instructions further down the page)
  • Please note that your LinkedIn Learning account is separate to your LinkedIn professional profile (if you have one)

How to set up your LinkedIn Learning account

  • Go to our LinkedIn Learning portal
  • Click on Get Started, then enter your library card number and PIN - default PIN is your date of birth DDMMYYYY for all members - and click Continue
  • If you haven't previously set up a Lynda account you may need to complete your profile by entering your First name, Last name and Email
  • You will then be asked to nominate your interests to personalize your learning experience. Click Continue when you have selected your interests.
  • You can then choose to set a weekly goal or skip ahead by clicking on Maybe Later button
  • Your account and user profile is set up. Click on Start Learning, you are now ready to use LinkedIn Learning!
  • If you want to use the LinkedIn Learning app please follow the additional steps below

How do I access LinkedIn Learning on a computer?

  • Go to our LinkedIn Learning portal
  • If you are using LinkedIn Learning for the first time you may need to set up your account. Please see the set up instructions towards the top of this page

How do I access LinkedIn Learning with the LinkedIn Learning app?

Follow the step-by-step instructions below to obtain and set up the app. You will only need to follow this process the first time you use the app then you will remain logged into your LinkedIn Learning account.

  • Download the LinkedIn Learning app from Google Play or the App Store
  • Once installed, open the app
  • Select Sign in from the opening screen
  • A screen will open asking you to sign in using your organization email, personal email, or with your library ID. You need to sign in with our library ID. If a library ID isn't mentioned on this screen then click on sign in with your library card which should take you to where you enter our library ID
  • Type in alburylibraries as the library ID (Lowercase n is required)
  • Tap on the Continue button
  • The Verify your library card to start learning screen will open
  • Enter your library card number and PIN - default PIN is your date of birth DDMMYYYY for all members - and click on Continue
  • Your library card number and PIN will be verified by the app
  • If you are a new LinkedIn Learning user you may be asked for your name, email and to nominate any interests and learning goals. If you previously used Lynda with your library card you may get a 'welcome back' message
  • You are ready to learn with LinkedIn Learning anytime, anywhere!

Explore LinkedIn Learning

Introducing LinkedIn Learning

How to use LinkedIn Learning for Libraries

Make the most out of your LinkedIn Learning for Libraries membership. Read the How to use LinkedIn Learning tutorial to learn how to quickly find the training and tools you need to create your own personalized learning path.

Find out about the types of videos on offer at LinkedIn Learning for Libraries, including in-depth software training, first looks at up-and-coming technology trends, courses to help you develop critical business skills, techniques for creative pros, and inspirational documentaries. Then get a demo of special library features such as bookmarks, playlists, notes, transcripts, certificates of completion, and FAQs, and learn where to turn for help when you need it. Plus, find out how to access LinkedIn Learning for Libraries on the go, using our mobile apps and offline viewing capabilities. Topics include:

  • Finding the latest releases
  • Downloading and using exercise files
  • Searching the video transcripts
  • Choosing the right video player
  • Creating and sharing playlists
  • Taking notes
  • Printing and sharing certificates of completion
  • Contacting customer support

Learn how to use LinkedIn Learning

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