What is is a training resource for all CCSF faculty, staff, and administrators who want to learn about how to better utilize technology in their personal and professional lives.

The lynda library consists of thousands of courses and hundred of thousands of individual training videos on the use of various software programs and educational technologies, such as Google Apps, Microsoft's Office 365, and other videos related to business, music/video production, design, and other fields of study. 

Faculty are permitted to show videos in their classrooms, but our license does not allow for CCSF students to login and access this service. 

How do I log in? had been offered through the Professional Learning Network (PLN) for years, but the PLN has recently made changes to their website to utilize a new LMS system, Cornerstone, a product being offered to all community colleges in California. training is still available at: This is the new URL for PLN.

If you visit the old URL: , it will re-direct you to the link above.

You can login with a previously existing account. That account would have been self-created with your CCSF email address as your username and a password of your choosing. Single Sign On is not currently available. If you didn’t create an account in the past, you will need to create a new account.

After logging in, you roll over Learning in the top navigation and then choose Learner Home or Browse for Training to access or Skillsoft training. Use the search field on the top right to find the type of training you are interested in. When you click on that training, you will be brought into the familiar interface.

Where can I get help?

If you have problems accessing please contact the Help Desk at x3711 or (415) 239-3711 or Toll Free (844) 693-HELP (4357).

The staff and lab aides at our Technology Learning Center (TLC) can also help answer questions.  The TLC is located at Batmale 313 on the Ocean Campus. logo