Online Software Training
Create a New Account
- You must create your account while on campus within EIU’s authorized IP range.
(This includes most buildings on campus and the wifi network.)
- Off-campus faculty, staff, and students select the link on the left for account creation.
- Once your account is created, you can access the training from any internet connection.
- Your user name MUST be your EIU email address.
Follow the directions below to create your new lynda.com account
- From a computer on the EIU network, go to http://iplogin.lynda.com.
- Select "Create a Profile."
- Enter your EIU email address as your user name.
- Create a password. (Passwords require 6 characters +1 number)
Printable version of the account creation directions