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Skillsoft Books Access Options: From Your Home PC

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.

Home PC (Desktop or Laptop)

Screen capture of Books24x7 on a desktop or laptop PC

If you're a VDOT employee following these steps you should be on your computer at home right now, right?  Of course, these will also work for any other computer OFF the VDOT network, but only for current VDOT employees. 

OK, now that you've registered an account and reset your password you'll find that using Skillsoft Books from home (or any Internet-connected computer) is quite simple. Feel free to use the browser of your choice when following these steps:

Step 1. Go to

Step 2. Enter your Username (typically Lasname.Firstname, not your complete e-mail address), and your Skillsoft Books Password as shown below.

Note: If you've forgotten your Skillsoft Books password you can recover it by clicking the link "Forgot your password?" but you'll need access to your VDOT e-mail account where a new password will be sent.

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