Online Training for Faculty and Staff

Starting Sunday, June 30, 2019 the free online training access made available to faculty and staff through lynda.com will be going away. If you are currently using this version of lynda.com to access online training, you will need to complete any training and print all certificates before June 30, 2019.

Training Resource Links

Faculty and staff resource links for free and paid training services online and some on-campus.

Free training resources

Cool Tools for Teaching — high-tech, low-tech, and no-tech tools workshops (on-campus)
wmich.edu/facultydevelopment/programs/cooltools

Office 365 Training Center
wmich.edu/wexchange/learning-resources

Adobe Education Exchange — Adobe Creative Cloud free professional development
edex.adobe.com

Elearning Instructor Training (on-campus)
wmich.edu/elearning/instructors/instructor-training

Learn to Code (free to get started)
codecademy.com

Library training resources

Contact lib-serials@wmich.edu with questions about Skillport or O'Reilly for Education.

Skillport (formerly Books24x7) — books and videos with a wide range of topics
libproxy.library.wmich.edu/sso/skillport

O'Reilly for Education — books and videos covering topics ranging from business strategy to information technology
safaribooksonline.com/library/view/temporary-access

Paid training resources

Udemy — online courses with a wide range of topics
udemy.com

Bigger Brains — online courses with business and workplace topics
getbiggerbrains.com

ITProTV — IT training focus
itpro.tv

Pluralsight — IT training focus
pluralsight.com

CBT Nuggets — IT training focus
cbtnuggets.com