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lynda.csun.edu

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Thanks to Campus Quality Fee funding, all students now have access to a collection of 2,800+ video-based training on an variety of topics and software. Students can access these training videos from their tablets, smartphones, or desktops. Access to this service continues to be available to faculty and staff. 

Accessing lynda.csun.edu

Visit lynda.csun.edu and sign in with your CSUN user ID and password. You can also access the site through the myNorthridge portal. Please note that you cannot access the CSUN courses if you go to www.lynda.com.

FAQs

 

Can I access lynda.csun.edu from any device or am I limited to a single device?

You can access lynda.csun.edu from any device and from more than one device at a time. 

Can I download videos to my device(s)?

No. The training videos can only be streamed. 

How do I create a playlist?

From the playlists page, select the create new playlist button. You can also select add to a new playlist… from the flyout menu on the + button.

How do I add a course to a playlist?

You can add courses to one or more of your playlists from the flyout menu on the + button.

What are the most popular videos for students?

  • HTML Essential Training
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel Access and Publisher)
  • AutoCAD Essentials, Adobe (Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illusrator, InDesign)
  • PHP with mySQL Essential Training
  • Windows 8
  • iPad Tips and Tricks

What are the most popular videos for faculty and staff?

  • Moodle
  • iPhone and iPad
  • Microsoft Office Excel and Access
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • WordPress
  • Windows 8
  • iPad Tips and Tricks

Where can I get help?

Contact the IT Help Center.