With Amherst College's campus subscription to LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com), current students and current employees of Amherst College, Five Colleges Inc., Emily Dickinson Museum and Folger Shakespeare Library can access thousands of educational videos that serve as educational resources on software skills, computer skills, and self-improvement.
Features and Benefits
You can access LinkedIn Learning with any up to date web browser (Firefox, Safari, Chrome, etc.) and use a computer or mobile device including iPhones, iPads, iPods, Android phones, and e-readers that can play video such as Kindle Fire and Nook Color.
If you would like to use LinkedIn Learning, you may request a seat by visiting AskIT.
Topics covered include how to use popular software such as
- Microsoft Office
- Adobe software such as InDesign, Illustrator, Lightroom, and Photoshop
Computer skills such as
- home computing
- digital photography
- music and video production
- web design and development
- calendars and email
- Google Drive and Apps
- using mobile devices such as iPads, iPhones and Androids