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Thank you very much for the feedback. I have checked with the vendor and unfortunately there is no 'Exit' function in the app. It is recommended that you close out of the app in the standard way for your device.
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Thank you for the feedback.
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Thank you for the feedback. Access to the lynda mobile app is included in the personal subscription but not in the one for public libraries.
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Thank you for your comment. The exercise files are available to TPL customers. You could merge your profiles but then you would not be able to login with your existing username and password. You would have to use your library card number and PIN. You can email the customer service team at cs@lynda.com to assist with this process. Please note that the lynda subscription for public libraries is a bit different: Customers can't create their own playlists or use the lynda app. I hope this helps.
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Thank you for your comment. The vendor reports that they are experiencing temporary technical issues. They are working to resolve the problem. Hopefully it will be resolved soon.
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Thank you for the feedback.
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Thank you very much for the positive feedback.
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Thank you very much for your comment. Changes to Zinio eMagazines were introduced in 2015. A second account at Zinio.com is no longer required but customers may still want to access our Zinio eMagazine titles this way if they also have paid subscriptions. It still works this way. Here is a link to a current Getting Started with Zinio eMagazines page on the library website: http://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/books-video-music/downloads-ebooks/zinio-help.jsp Hopefully you can set up an account and start reading. Please let us know if you have any other questions.
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Sorry you are having difficulty. I suggest you try calling our Answerline service at (416) 393-7131 -- press 0 for Answerline. They can determine if there is an issue with the library card.
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Thank you for your comment. Your PIN is usually the last four digits of your telephone number. Perhaps you can try again and let us know if it works.
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Thank you for the comment. There is no limit to the number of courses or hours of learning.
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Sorry you are having problems creating a personal account. There have been intermittent issues with Internet Explorer. You could try clearing the cache and cookies or using another browser. If you are still having problems please email Technical Support at TS@lynda.com or contact Technical Support by phone at 1-888-335-9632. Thanks
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Thanks for the comment. Do you know if your library card has expired? If this is the case, please visit a library branch to renew your card. You should be able to create a personal account to access Lynda.com through the library once your card has been renewed.
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Thanks for the comment. Your library card may have expired. Library cards expire once a year. Please visit a library branch in person to renew your card. Once your card has been renewed you should be able to create a personal account to access Lynda.com through the library.
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Thank you for the comment. We provide access to the Premium service but customers cannot create their own playlists or upload content for use without an Internet connection.
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Glenda, your library card may have expired. Library cards expire once a year. Please visit a library branch in person to renew your card. Once your card has been renewed you should be able to access Lynda.com through the library.
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Thanks for your comment. Are you referring to the exercise files? Some courses feature exercise files. If you are watching a tutorial you can follow the activity with downloadable pre-populated files.
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Thanks for the comment. We like to be aware of electronic resources that offer unique content and a model available to public libraries. Unfortunately, it doesn't look like Pluralsight offers subscriptions for public libraries, but thanks for the suggestion.
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Thank you for your comments. The Table of Contents icon is not available for all magazine titles and issues. If it is available (on the left in the viewer) you can click it, select a section and then an article. You need to click the Table of Contents icon again to collapse it and start reading the article. If the Table of Contents icon is not available you should be able to use the Skip to page icon on the left to see the Table of Contents page. There may be interactive links within the Table of Contents page for some magazine issues so that you can go quickly to a specific article of interest. The Zoom feature has changed a bit and now uses the technology of the viewer. Did you try positioning the cursor to where you want to zoom and then double tap on the touch pad or double tap the left button of the mouse? For your interest there is a help link on the Zinio page to submit an online support inquiry. The vendor will try to respond within 24-48 hours.
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OneClick Digital eAudiobooks The holidays are a perfect time to relax and listen to some eAudiobooks. OneClick Digital Audiobooks has many popular titles for adults, teens and children. Set up is easy. First time users need to create an account and download the OneClick Digital Media Manager software to their... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2014 at Information Services Team Blog
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Over 100 new titles have recently been added to Zinio, including HELLO! magazine, Cottage Life, The Atlantic, Skateboarder and Bloomberg Markets Magazine. In addition, some titles are available in Chinese, Spanish, Italian and French. A complete list of Zinio Magazines... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2014 at Web Team Blog
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Summer is a great time to relax and spend time reading, listening to music or watching movies. The library offers a wide variety of services for you to enjoy. OverDrive is our largest eBook collection with over 40,000 available titles including fiction and non-fiction. Penguin Canada titles have been recently... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2014 at Information Services Team Blog
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Summer is a great time to get caught up on magazine reading. Zinio eMagazines, a new service, offers unlimited access to current issues of over 300 popular magazines. You can check out as many magazines as you like. Magazine issues are always available and remain on your computer or device... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2013 at Information Services Team Blog
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What do garlic, gingko and yoga have in common? Information about these alternative and complementary therapy treatments can be found in Natural Standard. Check out this online resource for evidence-based information on: Foods Herbs Supplements Natural Therapies Interactions Side Effects Doses A Flashcard or Bottom Line Summary can be printed... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2013 at Information Services Team Blog
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World Book Online is a reliable electronic database. It has something for everyone. The library makes available World Book Online Reference Center, World Book Online Info Finder and World Book Online for Kids. A French (Encyclopedie Decouverte) and Spanish (Enciclopedie Estudiantil Hallazgos) version is also available for children. World Book... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2012 at Information Services Team Blog