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Skillsoft Books Access Options: Alternate Browsers

The purpose of this guide is to help VDOT employees select the best ways to access Skillsoft Books when off the VDOT network and using home computers or mobile devices.

Overview: Using Browsers Other Than IE 11

Now that you've accomplished your First Login and followed the instructions to Reset Password, you can use Skillsoft Books in Chrome or Firefox from your VDOT computer or from your home PC. Not sure you completed all prerequisites?  Jump back to "First Login" or Jump back to "Reset Password" and follow the required steps before advancing to the instructions that follow. 

Using Chrome Or Firefox?

On your VDOT computer at work but prefer to access Skillsoft Books with Chrome or Firefox (or any other browser) instead of Internet Explorer 11? Or maybe you'd like to log in from your home PC or a Tablet that uses another browser? Simply follow these steps:

Step 1. From Chrome or Firefox click this URL: https://vdot.skillport.com/skillportfe/custom/login/saml/login.action? 

Step 2. You will be prompted to "Sign in with your organizational account" as shown below. Enter your complete VDOT e-mail address and your current VDOT network password as illustrated below: 

Screen capture showing Books24x7 login from an "organizational account"

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