Lynda.com

Lynda.com offers self-paced instructional videos teaching the latest technology, as well as creative and business skills. With nearly 4,000 courses taught by experts, and new courses added weekly, Lynda.com is an industry leader in online learning. First-time users need to create a profile so Lynda.com can keep track of your progress and allow you to pick up where you left off when taking a class or an entire course. Please login with your Crete Public Library card number and follow the instructions to set up your account. You can also watch a video on how to use Lynda.com or view our user guide.

Free Online Training

These online resources can supplement the training available through the library and Lynda.com:

  • DigitalLearn – Topics include Basic Search, Buying a Plane Ticket, and Intro to Email.
  • GCFLearnFree – Excellent Microsoft Office tutorials, plus Blog Basics, Internet Safety, and more.
  • TechBoomers – Learn to use popular websites like Google Maps, Skype, and Expedia. Built for older adults, but useful for all.