What is Mell?

Microsoft Electronic Learning Library

NOTE: The MELL training application requires Microsoft® Internet Explorer

What is MELL? 
MELL is the acronym for the Microsoft® ELearning Library.

The MELL is a collection of web accessible interactive tutorials produced by Microsoft® for the entire Microsoft® Office suite of programs and for Microsoft Windows:

  • Word
  • Excel®
  • PowerPoint®
  • FrontPage®
  • Access
  • Outlook®
  • Windows

Please read the instructions in the "Accessing the Library " below and click on the appropriate link for the version of the MELL that you wish to access.

Accessing the Library
These courses are only available to VIU Faculty and staff under our licensing agreement with the vendor. We appeal to you to not give out the log on username and password to others.

Information to gain initial access to the Microsoft E-learning 

MS Office Resources: Please click on the below link for a variety of resources:

Microsoft Office 2013

Who can use this service?


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Building 305,
3rd floor
Library Commons

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