Last Updated: 03/18/2019

Overview is an online library of high-quality video tutorials, created by industry professionals teaching a wide variety of software tools and skills. The full range of these tutorials are available to current faculty, students and staff.


  • Unlimited access to thousands of courses
  • Beginner to advanced courses
  • Full courses or segments dedicated to certain tasks
  • Closed captioning on many videos, with a time coded transcript
  • Create your own playlists
  • Access to course instructor's materials
  • Learn from phone, tablet or computer
  • Earn a certificate of completion
  • Earn Professional Development Units or prepare for Professional Certification Exams

How to Get Started

Faculty, Staff, and Students can access all content on after logging in with an IdentiKey.

  1. To log in, go to You will be directed to the CU Boulder Web Access page.
  2. Log in with your CULoginName and IdentiKey password. Because uses CU Boulder's Federated Identity Service, when logging in you may be prompted to verify the information on your Digital ID card. For more information, visit the Federated Identity Service page.
  3. Click Continue.

Access from MyCUInfo

Faculty, Staff, and Students can also access via MyCUInfo.

Faculty and Staff:

After logging in, click the Navigator button in the top right-hand corner of the window, select CU Resources, then Training. A new page will open, select


After logging in, select Training on the right-hand side of the window, then select and click the Login to button.


CU Boulder has a campus-wide license of is a common-good service for the campus, which means there is no direct cost to an individual or department.

Who can get it

Current faculty, staff and students have access to all course materials.


With more than 7,300 courses and 234,148 video tutorials taught by industry experts, is designed for all students, faculty, and staff looking to develop skills in Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, time management, HTML coding, and much more. Log in to Lynda with your IdentiKey to get started. 

Professional Certification Preparation

Additional Help

Lynda Accessibility

CU Boulder is committed to providing help, information, and assistance with campus services for all users, including those with accessibility concerns. accessibility considerations can be found on the Accessibility page.