Lynda.com is an online educational site that includes over 3,000 courses (and over 130,000 videos) in popular fields like web design, web development, IT, education/instruction, media production, and business. Normally, using lynda.com requires a paid subscription, but Charlotte Mecklenburg Library cardholders can access lynda.com content FREE with their library card number following these instructions.
How to access lynda.com content with your library card:
- Use the ACCESS NOW link below to go to the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library lynda.com login page. (Do not go directly to the Lynda.com homepage). If you are using a mobile device (like a smartphone or tablet), use your device’s browser, not the lynda.com app.
- At the login page, enter your library card number and password.
- Once you are logged into lynda.com, the next step is to create a personalized account by entering your name and e-mail address. This account can help manage your course history, playlists, bookmarks, and Certificates of Completion.
- Be sure to write down your password. If you forget your password, you’ll have to contact lynda.com directly by phone: 1 (888) 335-9632.