Patron alert - Thursday, March 24, 2016

Loudoun County Public Library patrons can now access the upgraded catalog system

IMPORTANT: Patrons must enter a PIN in addition to their library card number when logging in. Your PIN is your birthdate in a MMDDYY format. For example, July 4, 1976 would be 070476. If the Library does not have your birthdate on file, your PIN is 999999.

Click here for complete information regarding the new catalog system. Enjoy!

 

lynda.com

lynda.com is an online learning site that helps people achieve their personal and professional goals. 
  • You'll learn from high-quality, current, and engaging video tutorials taught by recognized industry experts.

  • Choose from more than 4,000 courses, including 60 new courses each month. 

  • Gain early access to software training, thanks to lynda.com's close relationship with software companies.

  • Works on your desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone.

  • Free with your Loudoun County Public Library card.

Courses include:
Business and career skills: productivity, marketing, time management

Software:  MS Word, Excel, or PowerPoint; Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator

Job search tools: resume design, searching for positions, working with recruiters

Web design: web graphics, interactive design, and prototyping

Social media and web publishing tools: Facebook, Twitter and WordPress

Photography: lighting and photographing a still life, photography 101, shooting in low light

To get started:
•  Go to the LCPL Lynda.com site.
•  Enter your library card number.
•  Create an account.
•  You're ready to start learning!
•  Watch the introduction to get the most out of Lynda.com.