The Library is pleased to offer the community access to Lynda.com, an online learning tool providing access to over more than 5,000 video instructional courses. Please note: Lynda.com requires a card that begins with “29221”; you may upgrade your Dexter District Library card for free if you have an older card that begins with 29082.
Enhance your technology and coding skills, leadership and management style, marketing and finance knowledge and more. This LinkedIn service aggregates courses presented by industry experts who are passionate about teaching.
Professional development is important, which is why Lynda.com provides a broad and deep library of on-demand videos. Development topics that include PHP, C++, Java and cloud computing, B2B marketing, graphic design skills and how to create and publish newsletters are among the wide variety of topics.
When looking at a specific course, you can view the job roles and companies of other viewers, which is helpful when determining whether that course is relevant to you.
Videos range from one hour to multi-part courses that can be explored over a series of sessions. The lessons are frequently updated to cover the latest in emerging technologies and up-to-date versions of software programs with new items regularly added.