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Please note that the new license is extended to current Ryerson students, faculty and staff as of February 2, 2018. If you are still unable to access LinkedIn Learning/Lynda.com, that means your account access has expired.
Accessing LinkedIn Learning / Lynda.com
After July 30, 2019, all Ryerson students, faculty members, instructors, and staff will have access to LinkedIn Learning, external link for free using their Ryerson login credentials. Note that previously, LinkedIn Learning was known as Lynda.com, external link.
By accessing and using LinkedIn Learning/Lynda.com via Ryerson’s portal and authentication system, my.ryerson.ca, LinkedIn Learning/Lynda.com creates and maintains your account under your Ryerson email address (email@example.com).
Any profile, activity, or achievements obtained under this account can only be accessed using your valid Ryerson account. If your Ryerson account is no longer valid, i.e. you are no longer a student/instructor/staff at Ryerson, you will not be able to access LinkedIn Learning/Lynda.com using your Ryerson email address.
Keep your achievements
To keep your LinkedIn Learning / Lynda.com learning achievements indefinitely, you can save/share your certificates of completion to your LinkedIn profile.
HECQO research notice
LinkedIn Corporation, the parent company of Lynda.com, collects the following information from Ryerson–affiliated Lynda.com users: whether you are a student/instructor faculty/ staff member, your first and last name, your Ryerson email address, and your Lynda.com usage activities, including which course or modules you access and when, and the percentage of each course you complete on the Lynda.com platform. If you access Lynda.com through your D2L Brightspace course, the D2L course title is also collected.
The Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario (HEQCO), an agency of the Ontario government, is conducting an evaluation of Lynda.com’s value to Ontario postsecondary students and staff. They are requesting you answer the following question to support their evaluation. Your answer will be added to the information that LinkedIn Corporation collects, described above.
LinkedIn Corporation will provide the information mentioned above to HEQCO, after removing all of your personal information (e.g., your name and email address) from the dataset. The researchers at HEQCO will never be able to identify you.
If you have any questions about the use of your data, please contact Jackie Pichette at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any further questions, contact the Computing and Communications Services (CCS) Help Desk at email@example.com or 416-979-5000, ext. 556840 (students) or ext. 556806 (faculty and staff).