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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

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Top Tips For Great Travel Videos On Your iPhone

August 3, 2015

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Heading off on holiday this summer and want to make a video record of your trip? With almost every smartphone being able to shoot and even edit video, creating movies from your trip has never been easier. Read more

Lynda.com: New Course Offerings

July 28, 2015

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View the latest course offerings! Read more

20 Excel Tips for Becoming a Spreadsheet Pro

July 27, 2015

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There are so many ways to slice and dice numbers, give that data a new look, and more, it's impossible to recount them all. With these tips, you can turn that around and become a spreadsheet pro.  Read more

11 Google Tricks That Will Change the Way You Search

July 21, 2015

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Google Search is something you use it every day, but the search engine has plenty of tricks up its sleeve. Read more

3 Tips to Maximize the Synergy of Social Media and Content Marketing

July 14, 2015

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Are social media marketing and content marketing two disparate entities, or could they perhaps be a marriage made in heaven? Read more

3 Apps To Help Kick The Post-Vacation Doldrums

July 10, 2015

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It's never easy to get back into the swing of things after a long holiday weekend or summer vacation. Here are three apps that can help you get focused again, and stay there ... at least until your next day off. Read more

7 Best Practices for Smartphone Security

July 6, 2015

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Check out these quick tips for protecting the privacy of your data and keeping your device safe from thieves. Read more