License Start: January 01, 2021

License End: December 31, 2021

Vendor: LinkedIn

Vendor Contact:

Kate Ovington, Account Manager, Canadian Governments    

416-838-1897; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Lead Consortium:

Description: is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through individual, corporate, academic, government and library subscriptions, members have access to the video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts. 
For 20 years, has helped students, leaders, IT and design pros, project managers—anyone in any role—develop software, creative, and business skills. Now part of LinkedIn, serves organizations of all sizes globally.

In 2021, the platform is planning to migrate to LinkedIn Learning. For public libraries, LinkedIn profiles will not be required (or even optional) for library patrons, as we will continue to use library card # and PIN as the sign-in protocol.

PLEASE NOTE: lyndaLibrary for public libraries is not licensed for corporate or group use (i.e. as part of an employee training program).

Type of Access: Unlimited, simultaneous usage with remote access available.

Format: Online learning

Pricing: Click here to see pricing and trial information



The Professional Resources in Learn HQ have a Technology guide with a detailed “E-resources” section, with helpful information on selecting, organizing, managing and providing access to to digital resources.

LearnHQ also offers learning opportunities in Collection Management Skills Development.

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For assistance with any of our collections and resources, please contact Beth Harding