Fordham students, faculty and staff all have free access to lynda.com, which is available through the New York Public Library! You can access it either through the library’s website or at one of the library’s main buildings or branches (see list below). All you need is an NYPL library card.
Interested (even if you don’t have a library card)? Read on!
lynda.com: A fantastic site for online learning
Access lynda.com from the NYPL website
Got your NYPL library card? Connect to the lynda.com database. You can only access the course content at that link, through the NYPL’s login page, and not by directly visiting the lynda.com page. You can access content via a computer, mobile device, and lynda.com apps. You’ll need your library card number and library card PIN.
Access lynda.com at a branch of the NYPL
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center (located 40 Lincoln Center Plaza)
Branch libraries closest to Fordham campuses
Bronx Library Center
310 East Kingsbridge Road
Bronx, NY, 10458
127 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY, 10023
Get Your NYPL Library Card, Even if You Don’t Live in NYC
Any person who lives, works, attends school or pays property taxes in New York State is eligible to receive a New York Public Library card, free of charge. For more details, see the Get a Library Card at NYPL.
lynda.com is a resource provided and administered by the New York Public Library. Access may be interrupted or terminated at any time at the discretion of lynda.com, Linkedin.com, Microsoft or the New York Public Library. If you have questions about using lynda.com, please contact the NYPL.