South Seattle College lyndaCampus

FREE online instruction for all South Seattle College (SSC) employees and actively enrolled students!

SSC lyndaCampus supports and inspires students, faculty, and staff at any skill level with video instruction. Teaching hundreds of software, creative, education, and business skills, lynda.com tutorials are current and effective.

FEATURES

  • Share and assign playlists to support individualized learning
  • Mobile device and downloadable videos access 
  • Searchable course transcripts for quick answers
  • Bookmarks for favorite sections and easy reference
  • Downloadable exercise files that reinforce retention
  • New courses added every week at no additional cost

USERS CAN

  • Explore hundreds of topics
  • Embrace the flipped classroom model
  • Map content to syllabi and supplement textbooks
  • Integrate technology into the classroom
  • Get immediate, just-in-time answers to questions
  • Expand a resume and prepare for the workforce
DIFFERENCES between the Seattle Public Library (SPL) and King County Library (KCL) v.s. South Seattle College's (SSC) Lynda accounts
  1. CURRICULUM - Faculty can confidently align their curriculum with South's Lynda training library for their students. South faculty are assured all students (not in Seattle or King county library districts) have access to Lynda training via their @SouthSeattle.edu accounts. Learn more about Teaching with Lynda, https://www.lynda.com/Educational-Technology-tutorials/Teaching-Lynda-com/487942-2.html 
     
  2. BOOKMARKS & PLAYLISTS - These features persist with your SSC lyndaCampus account but not with a public library account
     
  3. MOBILE APP can't be used with a public library account.
     
  4. DATA - South's lyndaCampus account provides important data regarding professional development activity for Accreditation reports, etc.
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ACCOUNT ACTIVATION

Upon request, all actively enrolled students and employees can receive an SSC LyndaCampus account via an activation email sent to their verified @SeattleColleges.edu Microsoft Office 365 (O365) account.
* SSC LyndaCampus activation emails are sent to @SeattleColleges.edu accounts, only
To activate your @SeattleColleges.edu O365 account ... 

- first
 'get credentials' to login to your @SeattleColleges.edu account here,
 https://tools.seattlecolleges.edu

- then
 provide your @SeattleColleges.edu email address to us via the request Lynda account (links) listed above
STUDENTS with an SSC LyndaCampus account activated before May 1 2018 will still use their @SouthSeattle.edu username to login to their SSC lyndaCampus account, until further notice.
EMPLOYEES use this form to request Lynda account *
* SSC LyndaCampus activation emails are sent to @SeattleColleges.edu accounts, only

LOGIN (after activation)
  • Go to Lynda.com
  • Click Sign In (or Log In)
  • Review above account information for login credentials
     

RESET PASSWORD

The video (below) talks about configurations of Lynda.com offered to educational institutions. South Seattle College purchased the lyndaCampus license so all South employees and registered students have access to its library!

Click this image to watch an introduction video called, "Learning with Lynda.com"

Learning and teaching with Lynda