Welcome to the University of Texas at Austin Lynda.com portal.

Lynda.com is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Lynda.com offers more than 5,000 on-demand courses with new courses added weekly.

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The How to use Lynda.com Course will teach you how to find the training you need, and use special library features such as bookmarks, playlists, notes, transcripts, certificates of completion, FAQs, and more

Accessing Lynda.com

The best way to access Lynda.com is through the UT Portal. Login with your EID and password.

You can also access and download Lynda content through desktop and mobile apps. See the Learning Across Mobile and Desktop Devices for instructions.

If you are having trouble accessing Lynda content visit the FAQ page (coming soon) for more information.

Recommended Learning for UT Staff

With over 5,000 courses to choose from, navigating Lynda.com can be a challenge. The following playlists and selected content offer a great place to start learning. For more learning recommendations visit the UTLynda.com community site (coming soon).


UT Career Essentials Playlist

This playlist highlights courses that teach competencies that lead to success in the workplace.  Many of the courses listed are the most popular non-technical classes on Lynda.com.

Popular Courses

Project Management Foundations

Excel 2013: Essential Training

Excel 2016: Essential Training 

Managing Your Time

Critical Thinking

Teamwork Foundations