Langara has purchased a College-wide subscription to Lynda.com that allows any active employee or student (with a current Langara email address) to access their extensive video library. Lynda.com is accessible 24/7 and there are over 2,000 non-credit instructional videos to choose from. To access Lynda.com and the video library:

On Campus Login Instructions

Internet Explorer

Note: If it is your first time logging in with the new access credentials, you will need to clear your browser history and cookies in order to enter the new Organization URL (www.langara.ca).

  • Go to lynda.com.
  • Click on the Log In link located at top right-hand corner of the page.
  • Choose the Sign in with your organization option
  • Type www.langara.ca into the box that is below the text “Enter your organization’s URL to login through their portal:”
  • In the Authentication Required box, login using your Federated ID and Password.

After your first login with the new credentials, you will not have to login again when using Internet Explorer on a Langara device. Simply visit Lynda.com and you will automatically be logged in to the system. This is due to single sign-on technology that IT implemented in 2014.

Firefox & Chrome

Note: If it is your first time logging in with the new access credentials, you will need to clear your browser history and cookies in order to enter the new Organization URL (www.langara.ca).

  • Go to lynda.com.
  • Click on the Log In link located at top right-hand corner of the page.
  • Choose the Sign in with your organization option
  • Type www.langara.ca into the box that is below the text “Enter your organization’s URL to login through their portal:”
  • You’ll be taken to a Langara login page where you will login using your Federated ID and Password.

Off Campus Login Instructions

All Browsers 

Note: if your browser has saved the Organization URL, you need to clear your browser history and cookies in order to enter the new Organization URL (www.langara.ca).

  • Go to lynda.com.
  • Click on the Log In link located at top right-hand corner of the page.
  • Choose the Sign in with your organization option
  • Type www.langara.ca into the box that is below the text “Enter your organization’s URL to login through their portal:”
  • Login using your Federated ID and Password.

Federated ID

Your Federated ID is composed of the following:

  • Your Computer User ID + @langara.ca (ex: jsmith99@langara.ca)
  • Password is the same one that you use to login to on-campus computers (i.e., accompanies your Computer User ID)