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LinkedIn Learning Integration: SAML/LTI Support Through Partner Cloud Update

Date Published: Jul 15,2019


CategoryProduct:Extensions; Version:Learn 9.1 Q2 2017 (3200.0.0),Learn 9.1 Q4 2017 (3300.0.0),Learn 9.1 Q2 2018 (3400.0.0),Learn 9.1 Q4 2018 (3500.0.0),Learn 9.1 Q2 2019 (3700.0.0),SaaS
Article No.: 000050890

Product:  
Blackboard Learn


Announcement Details:

The LinkedIn Learning Integration is available to Learn clients, including those using the Ultra experience.   

What you need to know: 

  • The integration is available for System Administrators to enable through the Partner Cloud Settings for both Enterprise (9.1) and SaaS (Original and Ultra experiences)

  • The integration currently supports SAML and LTI authentication

  • Clients using the Lynda.com Building Block should work directly with LinkedIn Learning to migrate their integration to the new LinkedIn Learning integration through Partner Cloud

  • By end of 2019, the integration is targeted to support grades updates with LTI authentication.  Grades will not be supported with SAML

  • Clients will need to ensure their Learn license has an appropriate market setting:  Higher Education, ProEd or International

  • Please be aware the LinkedIn Learning integration currently supports English only content


For assistance, please create a support ticket in Behind the Blackboard or reach out to your dedicated LinkedIn Learning Customer Success Manager (CSM). 





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