Technical Training and How-Tos

Resources for technical training available

Life Sciences Computing can provide informal training classes on commonly used applications or tools used by the department. These are usually advertised via email or as events on the department website. In addition, department members have access to many online training options. You can access current technical books, and access hands-on learning modules through UCLA OARC Training site, and answer many of your own questions using the IT Support Center Knowledge Base or the Campus Knowledge Base.

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning (formerly offers more than 16,000 courses in 7 languages taught by credible industry experts.

LinkedIn Learning is available to most members of the UCLA community. Please refer to the Campus Human Resources LinkedIn Learning page for more information.

LinkedIn Learning is also available to members of the LA County library:

  • LA County residents will need a digital library card, if they don’t already have a library card.
  • Once you have a library card and pin, browse to and follow the instructions under the LinkedIn Learning heading.
  • Orange County residents are also eligible, but will have to log in via the OC Library website. Other library systems may also provide access to LinkedIn Learning.