This Step-by-Step Guide contains the following sections:
What do you need?
I. How to login to LyndaLibrary for the first time
Access LyndaLibrary via the NLB eResources website.
Login using your NLB myLibrary ID located on the top right of the page.
Select 'No. I've never had an account.'
For first-time login, you will be prompted to enter your first name, last name and email address for a one-time creation of your Lynda.com profile. Click Save.
You will be brought to the main LyndaLibrary page.
Explore LyndaLibrary by browsing any of the courses under “New”, "Popular", "Recommended" or "Popular at Your Organization".
Alternatively, you may search for courses using keywords e.g. 'data analytics'.
II. How to download and view videos offline on your desktop
To download and view videos offline on desktop, you will be prompted to download the Lynda Desktop app .
After downloading the Lynda Desktop app, login by tapping on , enter 'nlb.gov.sg' under Organization and click Go. Proceed to login using myLibrary ID.
You can Start the download from your Lynda.com browser, and you will be directed to the Lynda Desktop app.
Alternatively, you can also Download the course in Lynda Desktop app.
To view your downloaded courses or videos offline, open the menu , and click Downloads. You will be able to view your download content.
Downloaded content will display a full yellow circle and content that are not downloaded will display a blue icon .
III. What other features does LyndaLibrary Offer
At any time, you can click your profile to view your playlists, history, recommended courses, certificates (after completion of a course), bookmarks, or to log out from LyndaLibrary.
What do you need?
Install the Lynda app
Go to Apple App Store or Android Google Play Store and search for 'Lynda' to download and install the mobile app.
After installation, open the Lynda mobile app and select 'Already a member?'.
Tap to expand , click Login, select the Organization tab and enter 'nlb.gov.sg' under Web Portal. Click Open when prompted (iOS only).
Login using your NLB myLibrary ID and Click Open when prompted (iOS only).
Review and Accept the Terms of Service when prompted. You will be brought to the LyndaLibrary main page.
Explore LyndaLibrary by choosing any of the categories you are interested in or Click on and select Library to access any course of your choice.
To download a course or video you would like to watch offline later, tap on the course or video you would like to watch, and click to begin downloading the video.
To view the downloaded videos, tap on , My Courses then Downloads. You will see your downloaded videos. Tap on the course or video you would like to watch to begin offline playback.
Click on to Log out and return to the main page.