Get D2L Help Online – and in the Library

Librarian D2L Page

Faculty and instructors, if you’re looking for help with D2L for your courses, look no further.

The library staff is available to help set up, configure, and manage your D2L courses. Stop in, call, or email us today to ask a question.

Contact us!

If you want a more general overview, try the Up and Running with Desire2Learn tutorial on lynda.com. You can learn more about logging in and using lynda.com over here.

lynda.com Online Learning Site

lynda.com is a great new service offered to UW Colleges students and staff!

lynda.com is an online learning company that helps users learn software, technology, creative and business skills through online tutorials. The site contains over 2,400 courses and 112,000 videos on topics like Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative suite software, Prezi, and D2L. In addition, lynda.com’s videos cover subjects such as business, design, photography, and education.

Logging In

  • Go to www.lynda.com.
  • Click on “Log In” in the upper right side of the screen. login2
  • In the pop up box, type “uwex.uwc.edu”, then click “Go”. orglogin
  • You will be redirected to a UW Colleges/UW Extension login page. Log in using your full email (including @uwc.edu or @students.uwc.edu) and regular password.login2

Navigating lynda.com

  • Use the dropdown lists to find courses you’re interested in. dropdowns
  • Use the search box to search for a specific software, technique, or subject. searchbox

Viewing courses

  • Click on the title of a course or video to watch it.
  • Once in a course or video, you can add it to your “playlist” to return to it later, download exercise files, watch videos, view transcript, or search for a specific skill you need.