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You can use this site to keep current on new technology for CSUN staff, IT projects, important news as well as information regarding access to your email account, the Portal and telephones. 

Lynda.com Training Videos

Lynda.com, a collection online tutorials on an array of topics is available to students, faculty and staff. Access to this service supplements in-person classes by offering anytime, anywhere access to classes from any internet-capable device.

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Some of the most popular topics include: Moodle, iPhone and iPad, Excel, Photoshop, WordPress, and more! Visit lynda.csun.edu and sign in with your CSUN user ID and password or access the site through the myNorthridge portal. Note: You cannot access lynda.csun.edu through www.lynda.com

News & Information

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Lynda.com: New Course Offerings

May 19, 2015

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See this week's latest offerings! Read more

15 Tricks For Better Smartphone Battery Life

May 18, 2015

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While “Talk Time” traditionally means “number of hours you can chat on your phone on a single charge,” the figure doubles as a rough approximation for “any active use,” such as texting and web browsing. Check out 15 tricks to extend your iPhone's or Android's battery life. Read more

How to Clear Your Cache on Any Browser

April 28, 2015

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The cache—your browser's local storehouse of code and images downloaded from the Internet—exists to help your Web experience run smoother. If you visit the same sites again and again, your computer can save time and resources by not downloading the same files over and over again. Read more

Get Organized: 5 Steps to More Productive Workdays

April 20, 2015

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Productivity is something we can always improve upon but how do you manage it at work? Read more

Cyber Security: A Growing Industry in Internet Age

April 13, 2015

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Members of CSUN’s Alumni Association convened on Thursday evening in the USU’s Grand Salon for a panel on cyber security, information systems and policy-making with regards to technology. Read more