Resetting Your Password

If you have forgotten your existing password that you set up through the library, you will need to call them directly (you cannot use's online steps for resetting your password, which only works for their retail customers).
To reset your password:
  • Call the Lynda Customer Service and Technical Support division directly at (888) 335-9632.
  • Let the rep know that you have a institutional account through the library (so the rep doesn't try to walk you through the regular password reset for their retail users).
  • Explain that you need to reset your password. support is available:
  • Monday - Friday: 8:00 am PT to 7:00pm CT
  • Saturday - Sunday: 9:00am PT to 6:00pm CT
If staff unable to find your library card number in their system (and you're certain you've created a profile), please call the library (847-392-0100) and ask for the Tech Learning Center desk. They will take your details for follow-up.
If your status is Confirmed Registration, your spot for the event is confirmed.

If registration for this event is full, you will be placed on a waiting list. Wait listed registrants are moved to the confirmed registration list (in the order of registration) when cancelations are received. You will receive an email notification if you are moved from the wait list to the confirmed registration list.

6.012 Patron-Generated Content

The Library offers various venues in which patrons can contribute content that is accessible to the public.  These include, but are not limited to, blogs, reviews, forums, and social tagging on the Library’s website and catalog.  Any instance in which a patron posts written or recorded content to any of the Library’s venues that are accessible to the public is considered “patron-generated content” and is subject to this policy.
By contributing patron-generated content, patrons grant the Library an irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual right and license to use, copy, modify, display, archive, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works based upon that content.
By submitting patron-generated content, patrons warrant they are the sole authors or that they have obtained all necessary permission associated with copyrights and trademarks to submit such content.
Patrons are liable for the opinions expressed and the accuracy of the information contained in the content they submit.  The Library assumes no responsibility for such content.
The Library reserves the right not to post submitted content or to remove patron-generated content for any reason, including but not limited to:
  • content that is profane, obscene, or pornographic;
  • content that is abusive, discriminatory or hateful on account of race, national origin, religion, age, gender, disability, or sexual orientation;
  • content that contains threats, personal attacks, or harassment;
  • content that contains solicitations or advertisements;
  • content that is invasive of another person’s privacy;
  • content that is unrelated to the discussion or venue in which it is posted;
  • content that is in violation of the Library’s Code of Conduct or any other Library policy