Online Training

Einstein’s employees, students and faculty members have free unlimited access to Lynda.com, an online library of over 4,000 courses on the latest software tools and skills.

Lynda.com is designed for all levels of learners and is available whenever you’re ready to learn. You can access Lynda.com on your web browser or via an app on your smartphone or tablet.

The Human Resources department and Einstein Information Technology have partnered to provide all staff, faculty and students free access to the entire Lynda.com online learning library.

What is Lynda.com?

Lynda.com is an industry leader in online learning with over 4,000 expert led, online courses and video tutorials. With courses for all skill levels and on-the-go learning from your laptop, tablet and mobile device, Lynda.com provides something for everyone anytime and anywhere. 

Getting the Most out of LYNDA.COM


Staff



Learn business, professional development and technical skills such as Microsoft, Adobe Creative Suite, Share Point, etc.


Faculty


Include Lynda.com in your syllabi to incorporate courses on SPSS Statistics and MATLAB


Student



Learn techniques, programs and software skills for your projects

Features and benefits of Lynda.com

  • Download exercise files and practice applying knowledge as you go
  • Bookmark your favorite courses or videos
  • Earn a certificate of completion when you have viewed all the videos in a course
  • Managers and Faculty can create, share and track course playlists for employees and students

Recommended Playlist

Software and Productivity

    MS Office

    Google Apps

    Apple & Windows Operating Systems

Professional Development

    Having Difficult Conversations

    Time Management Fundamentals

    Leadership Fundamentals

Student

    R Statistics

    Presentation Fundamentals

    Writing Fundamentals: The Craft of the Story

Faculty

    Using the iPad for Instruction

    Canvas and Adobe Connect

    Set up Course Discussion Board


Finding Content on Lynda.com

  • Search for topics in several ways. Click here to watch a helpful video on how to use Lynda.com.
  • The Search bar at the top of the screen allows you to search by keyword, subject, author, title and more
  • To Browse for courses and videos, click on the “Library” link at the top of the screen to browse by topic
  • Create and share playlist(s) or visit the  Playlist Center to find curated playlists compiled by Lynda.com experts


Accessing LYNDA.COM

  1. Access the Lynda.com portal at http://www.lynda.com. The Lynda.com application requires your web browser's pop-up blocker either be disabled or configured to allow the site as an exception. Please Note: If you are having trouble using Internet Explorer browser, try using Google Chrome or Firefox.
  2. Click Sign In link at the top right of the screen. On the Welcome page, click Sign in with your organization portal.
  3. Enter Einstein’s URL, einstein.yu.edu
  4. After the page loads, you will see the Montefiore sign-in page. Enter your Active Directory (AD) username and password. Your AD is the username you use to log into your computer and email account. For example, AD (Montefiore ID): treed - Password:123456
  5. After you have entered your AD and Password, you will be directed to the Welcome to Lynda.com page. On this page select the option labeled “No, I’ve never had an account.”
  6. From there you will automatically be signed in and ready to use Lynda.com. If you have a previous Lynda.com account, you will see a greeting prompting you to migrate your old profile to your new account.

To share your comments and request additional information, please contact the Learning Network at natasha.reid@einstein.yu.edu

Click here to get started using Lynda.com today.


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