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Integrate Online Video Training Into Your Network

Seamlessly incorporate lynda.com online video instruction into your technical systems. Provide users with easy ways to search for courses, track progress, and access assigned material.

Allow users to find lynda.com course content through a learning management system (LMS). Use lynda.com application programming interfaces (APIs) to help users search the lynda.com library and get information about courses. Choose among various authentication methods, including single sign-on to grant users access to the lynda.com website, mobile site, iOS app, and Android app.

Benefits

Learning management system integration

  • LMS standards supported include

  • Aviation Industry CBT Committee (AICC) standard support
  • Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) 1.0 standard (also known as Basic LTI) support
  • LTI 1.1
  • Blackboard Building Block
  • SuccessFactors integration with Open Content Network
  • Integration includes

  • Simple download interface
  • Activity tracking
  • Reporting on user course progress
  • On-demand download of course structure files
  • Display of lynda.com course details in your elearning catalog

Application programming interface (API) beta

  • Use Search API to

  • Highlight courses in search results
  • Search for courses to include in lessons
  • Locate courses from within an LMS
  • Locate courses from within a resource portal or help desk
  • Create a playlist or learning path of course results/links
  • Use Courses API to

  • Retrieve courses by date released
  • Feature courses on landing pages or within an intranet
  • Use Reports API to

  • Track types of usage
  • Integrate lynda.com usage reports into your own website
  • Customize how reports are processed and displayed

 

Authentication methods

  • Authentication methods supported include

  • Internet Protocol (IP) address authentication
  • Email verification
  • Bulk user upload authentication
  • Single sign-on (SSO) authentication (CAS or SAML 2.0)
  • SIP2
  • Patron API
  • Google+

Discovery services integration with MARC records

  • Use MARC integration to

  • Improve discoverability of lynda.com content
  • Display lynda.com course details in library catalog search results
  • Simplify access by enabling users to launch a specific course from a library system

Partners

  • Blackboard
  • SuccessFactors
  • Desire2Learn
  • Ex Libris
  • SirsiDynix

Partnering LMS providers

  • Cornerstone
  • SumTotal
  • SuccessFactors
  • Oracle-Taleo
  • Moodle
  • SilkRoad-Greelight
  • Oracle-iLearning
  • NetDimensions
  • Kallidus
  • Intellum Exceed
  • Absorb
  • Totara
  • Mzinga
  • Meridian-Global-LMS
  • Haiogen
  • GeoLearning
  • ePath-Learning-ASAP-LMS
  • TrainUp-Learn-LMS
  • Saba
  • Plateau
  • Oracle-PeopleSoft
  • OpenText-LearnFlex
  • Learn Share
  • Edubrite
  • CourseMill
  • CERTPOINTVLS
  • BlueVolt
  • HRsmart
  • BizLibrary
  • Torch
  • Cognology
  • Blackboard
  • TTN Learning