Lynda.com Toolkit

BACKGROUND

Ohio’s public libraries recently announced a new venture with LinkedIn Learning that allows Ohioans free access to Lynda.com education courses with a valid Ohio library card. The agreement is the first-of-its-kind in the nation between LinkedIn and a statewide system of public libraries. Read more.

 

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS (PSA)

(1) New PSA that explains Lynda.com, its benefits to job seekers and employers, and how to access it for free with your Ohio library card. Download the video file (below) and use it on your library’s website, TV monitors, social media pages, or share with your local public access stations.

Who’s Lynda? from Ohio Library Council on Vimeo.

(2) One-minute PSA that explains how to access Lynda.com with an Ohio library card.

Access Lynda.com with Your Ohio Library Card from Ohio Library Council on Vimeo.


WEBINAR

The Ohio Library Council (OLC), in conjunction with the Ohio Public Library Information Network (OPLIN), hosted a training and marketing webinar on how Lynda.com works, how to implement it at your library, and how to promote it to your patrons and the community. The webinar also includes tips on how to use the toolkit materials listed below. An archived version of this webinar is available on the OLC website.


TEMPLATES

Sample Letter from the Director | Word  or  PDF

Sample News Release | Word  or  PDF

Sample Webpage | Word  or  PDF

Sample Flyer | Word  or  PDF

Sample Social Media Posts (PDF)
See social media graphics below

GRAPHICS

Twitter cover

Ohio Library Lynda.com icon

Desktop Wallpaper

Lynda logo square Lynda logo web

Twitter graphic

Twitter

Facebook graphic

Facebook

 

VIDEO
“How to use Lynda.com”

How to use Lynda.com by Lynda.com Staff