lynda.com - NEW!
lynda.com is an online learning site that hosts a constantly growing library of over 3,000 courses that include over 130,000 videos.
Courses cover a variety of topics (including business, design, web development and multimedia skills) and software (Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite and open source applications) that can help you pursue personal and professional goals. These courses are delivered by expert instructors and feature searchable transcripts that make it easy to find quick answers to questions. They also feature Certificates of Completion that can be uploaded to a LinkedIn profile.
Access lynda.com content from any device with an Internet connection simply by entering your library card barcode and 4-digit PIN.
(Please note that you can only access course content through Smyrna Library's lynda.com login page, and not by directly visiting the lynda.com homepage or by using the lynda app. Please use your mobile device's browser.)
ONLINE LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION
Mango Languages - http://libraries.mangolanguages.com/smyrna/start
Learning a new language with Mango Languages is free for all library patrons and is available in two versions. One is Mango Complete, a 100-lesson course that is designed to provide a deep understanding of a language and its culture. The second is Mango Basic, which teaches everyday greetings, goodbyes and helpful phrases in a short period of time and is designed to appeal to a beginner in a new language. There are more than 40 foreign language courses available and 16 English as a Second Language (ESL) courses.
How-to Guide for Library Customers