Lynda.comIndian Hills is partnering with to provide our students, faculty, and staff with 24/7 access to an extensive, high-quality, online training library that includes more than 2,375 courses, primarily focused on how to use various software programs, but also extending to wider topics, such as photography and giving effective presentations.

Software training is appropriate for beginner, intermediate, and advanced users, and includes the entire Adobe Creative Suite of software (such as Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Flash, InDesign, etc.), Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access, and OneNote), and more.


While courses are not offered "for credit," users can download certificates when they complete a course on


Two-Minute Video Overview

Check out these two one-minute videos to discover what it's all about!

Welcome to (by Lynda Weinman)
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How to access

Training is accessed via the Indian Hills Lynda Portal, where students, faculty, and staff can login, using their MyHills usernames and passwords. (Be sure to set up a profile the first time you log in.) can be accessed both on and off-campus.

Go to to access

Note: You must use the link above to use the Indian Hills Lynda Portal. If you go directly to yourself, then you will have to purchase a subscription.


Mobile Access: For mobile access to, download the free app for iPhone and iPad or Android (via Google or Amazon).

Step-By-Step Instructions

For step-by-step instructions on how to access and use, from a computer, iPhone, or iPad, please view the Tutorial

Note: is only available to current students, faculty, and staff of Indian Hills Community College. Those not affiliated with the college, may visit directly to purchase a subscription.

Ways to use

Faculty can assign particular Lynda courses and/or videos as part of their Indian Hills courses or point students toward them as supplementary resources. For example, CSC 110: Introduction to Computers and CSC 105: Computer Essentials make use of the training videos for MS Office.

Students, faculty, and staff can also use the wide variety of training videos to learn more about an outside interest or hobby, or to improve their skills for a work-related project. They are available whenever needed.

Need Help or Want to Learn More?

For technical assistance with the Indian Hills Lynda Portal, please contact the IT Help Desk.

For assistance related to the website or training videos, please contact Support.
Be sure to identify yourself as an “Indian Hills Community College Lynda Campus” user.

For more information about the many features of, including how to bookmark specific training videos, set your preferences, print certificates, etc., view the How to use course.