By Lavonne Cloke
Have you ever wanted to learn new software, design or business skills to enhance your personal or professional goals but don’t have the money for expensive courses?
U of S faculty, staff and students now have the opportunity to fully access thousands of unlimited, free tutorials, seven days a week, day and night with lynda.usask.ca – a valuable online training resource.
Lynda.usask.ca is an online training library that contains thousands of professional grade Windows and Mac tutorials accessed through streaming video. In these videos you will find information that covers many software titles, scripting languages, design and web development platforms as well as popular online sites. The video tutorials range from topics such as:
- Microsoft products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
- Adobe Suite (Acrobat, InDesign)
- Apple products (iPhone, iPad)
- Development and programming
- Web and mobile app design
- Google products
- Time management and business skills
The site employs expert instructors that are true masters in their fields. They can answer all your questions and will offer useful advice. Their mission is to impart knowledge regarding correct workflow and they will also teach you how to develop skills.
Visit Lynda.usask.ca now to discover the training opportunities available to you.
In addition, a free Webinar about Lynda.com will be held on April 30 from 2 – 3 PM Saskatchewan time. If you are on campus you are welcome to join us in the Collaborative Learning Lab located on the first floor of the Murray Library. You may also join in from your own computer through https://www3.gotomeeting.com/join/664691710.