All CSUN students, faculty and staff have access to LinkedIn Learning, the new version of Lynda.com
LinkedIn users have the option to connect their LinkedIn profile with their LinkedIn Learning account to receive personalized training recommendations
All Lynda.com learning history (e.g. courses watched, courses saved) and certificates of completion will automatically migrate to the LinkedIn Learning environment.
Is the content the same on LinkedIn Learning as on Lynda.com?
Yes, all of the content on Lynda.com will be available on LinkedIn Learning but with a new look and feel.
Will my Lynda.com learning history and certificates of completion get transferred to LinkedIn Learning?
Yes, your learning history (courses watched, courses saved, etc.), and certificates of completion will be transferred from your Lynda.com account to your LinkedIn Learning account automatically.
Do I need to connect my LinkedIn profile?
No, you will have the option to connect your LinkedIn profile or create a separate Learning account during activation.
If you choose to connect your LinkedIn profile, you’ll receive personalized recommendations for your skills and position, as well as what’s trending on LinkedIn Learning based on LinkedIn data. Once your profile is connected, you may be asked to log in with your LinkedIn log in info.
How do I access LinkedIn Learning?
Log in to LinkedIn Learning with your CSUN user ID and password.
Will I still be able to use the Lynda.com app after the upgrade?
No. Following the upgrade, you will need to download the LinkedIn Learning app to replace the Lynda.com app.
I linked my CSUN account with my LinkedIn profile and now I am not able to log in. How do I log in?
If you linked your accounts, and you are using the CSUN username and password to access LinkedIn, you will be redirected to a LinkedIn branded log in page. Use your LinkedIn account information to access your CSUN LinkedIn Learning profile.
If you need help or have additional questions, please contact the IT Help Center.