Lynda.com now available

June 14th, 2013 | In Instructional News, News

Lynda.com is now available to all Faculty and Staff. Lynda.com is an online library of courses on software tools and skills. To learn more, watch the introductory movie about the service and watch How to use lynda.com.

Here are just a few of the benefits to using lynda.com:

Courses include a wide variety of technology and disciplines

  • Up-to-date content helps to keep your skills current
  • New courses are added every week
  • Access to instructors’ exercise files let you follow along as you watch tutorials
  • Closed captioning and searchable, timecoded transcripts for increased comprehension
  • Beginner to advanced courses to learn at your level
  • Watch complete courses or individual tutorials as you need them

 To access lynda.com, go to UNC Lynda.com Sign-In .  The site is setup for Single Sign On so you can log on with your Onyen and Password. Additional information can be found on the UNC Lynda.com webpage.

If you have any additional questions regarding lynda.com please email software@unc.edu.

Waddell and Everett to present on Internet security at Webmasters

January 19th, 2012 | In Bulletin Board, Instructional News, News

Stan Waddell, executive director and information security officer, and Alex Everett, security system specialist, will discuss general information security best practices and the Systems Administration Initiative (SAI) at the February Webmasters meeting.

The event will take place on Thursday, Feb. 2 at 2 p.m. in Toy Lounge, Dey Hall. Please note that this is a change from the usual Webmasters meeting location.

The presentation is appropriate for a non-technical audience and will provide valuable information on information security best practices and the state of Web security today.

Webmasters meetings are held the first Thursday of every month and are open to all UNC-Chapel Hill staff, faculty and students that wish to engage in conversation about Web technologies. From Web design enthusiasts to Web evangelists, from newbies to gurus, all are welcomed attend the monthly meetings to listen, learn and share.

Webmasters’ analytics presentation now available online

December 13th, 2011 | In Bulletin Board, Instructional News, News, The Hub

Missed the recent Webmasters meeting focusing on Decision-Making Using Web Analytics? No worries! The presentation by Rachell Underhill, UNC Graduate School, and Anita Crescenzi, UNC Health Sciences Library, is now available online at http://webmasters.unc.edu/presentations/.