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If you are having a problem where Lynda.com will not recognize your Lynda.com username and password, please try this link to get to Lynda.com.  If you already have a Lynda.com username and password, you can go directly to the Lynda.com website (www.lynda.com) and put in your Lynda.com username and password and it should work.

Once you've set up an account with Lynda.com, you can go directly to the Lynda.com URL instead of using the above link.

Lynda.com requires you to create a personal profile.  This profile (at no cost to you) lets you view a history of the courses and videos you have watched, resume your training where you left off, and earn Certificates of Completion.  Read directions about how to create your account here.

Lynda.com is an online, self-paced, video-based training provider for learning software applications.  Lynda.com has more than 114,000 individual online videos covering a wide range of software applications, including those in use at Ringling College, such as Maya, Final Cut, Flash, Photoshop, AutoCAD, MS Word, Excel, and Powerpoint, Adobe Acrobat, FrontPage, Zbrush, JavaScript, 3dsMax, After Effects, Pro Tools, and many others. 

Feed your brain!
Streaming video tutorials covering software applications such as UDK, ZBrush, Unreal, and Maya for learning modeling, texturing, lighting and more.  Ringling College has licenses for up to 20 simultaneous users.  If you are not able to log in the first time, try again later.  Sessions time out after 30 minutes of inactivity.   The library also has many Eat3d DVDs available for check out.

Learn a new language!
Mango provides lessons for learning more than 40 languages, as well as English as a Second Language (ESL) lessons for 15 languages. Each Mango lesson is focused on practical, common conversation skills and includes instruction on vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, AND culture.

One of the great things about Pronunciator is that you can learn more than 50 languages, in virtually any other language. Plus, it have ESL for speakers of 50 non-English languages!

Each language course has on average 9,600 instructional phrases, and ~2 years of guided instruction.

Access Adobe product training videos from Institutional Technology's website. 

The ARTstor wiki provides help and FAQs on both the digital library and the Offline Image viewer (OIV).

Videos to train you on all the different ways you can use the ARTstor database.

Introduction to ARTstor

Register for an ARTstor Account

View, Print & Download Images