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Lynda.com at NSCC: Guiding Principles for Use

A gateway and hub to Lynda.com content, resources and help.

Using Lynda.com Recordings

The Fine Print

You must agree to the conditions for use contained in:

The conditions for use include:

  • All Lynda.com content must viewed on a Lynda.com platform:
    • the Lynda.com website or
    • the Lynda.com mobile device app.
  • Offline use is only permitted using the Lynda.com app.
  • You have the right to access and view the content, but you cannot copy content.
  • Downloading, copying (of any kind) or creating derivative works is NOT permitted.

Exercise Files & Assessments

  • Lynda.com exercise files and assessments are provided as supplemental learning materials with many of the Lynda.com courses.
    NOTE: Supplementary materials can only be used for personal practice use.

  • They cannot be copied, shared or loaded into Brightspace. They can be assigned as individual work for students to access independently on the Lyndia.com platform.

Classroom Use: Lynda.com recordings may only be used as a supplement to in-class or online courses and not as a replacement for classroom instruction. The students in the class must all be registered students, faculty, or staff who have their own valid credentials to access the Lynda.com content. Lynda.com content may be assigned to students as individual work to complete outside of class time.

Professional Development: Lynda.com recordings may be used as standalone professional training units or used to enhance courses offered to staff or faculty through Organizational Learning.

Self-Directed Learning: Lynda.com may be used by NSCC students, faculty and staff for independent learning.

NSCC Policies & Lynda.com

NSCC Policies

In using any resource, including Lynda.com, the Copyright Act and NSCC policies must be followed. The full text of NSCC’s Use of Copyright Materials Policy can be found on the NSCC Policies & Procedures webpage.