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Fall 2020 Penn Libraries Media Support

DaVinci Resolve video editing software

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DaVinci Resolve

DaVinci Resolve is a free video editing application which works on MAC, Windows and Linux OS.

Learning DaVinci Resolve through LinkedIn Learning.

All current Penn students, staff and faculty have access to tutorials on the various uses of DaVinci Resolve through LinkedIn Learning. Learn use of this application through this LinkedIn Learning course. Once you open this tutorial, you'll find a table of contents where you can jump to specific topics of interest, or you can start at the beginning and work your way through the course at your own pace. Be aware that some courses will have you download materials on your local computer to use along with the course training.

Penn Libraries Staff Consultation Appointments

If you aren't able to find answers to your questions from LinkedIn Learning tutorials, or for questions about specific uses of software for your course, current members of the Penn community can schedule a one-on-one appointment with a Penn Libraries staff member through an appointment form.

iMovie video editing software

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iMovie

iMovie is a video editing software application developed by Apple Inc. for macOS and iOS devices. Use of this application on mobile devices is among the benefits that this application offers users of Apple products.

Learning iMovie through LinkedIn Learning.

All current Penn students, staff and faculty have access to tutorials on the various uses of iMovie through LinkedIn Learning. Learn use of this application through this LinkedIn Learning course. Once you open this tutorial, you'll find a table of contents where you can jump to specific topics of interest, or you can start at the beginning and work your way through the course at your own pace. Be aware that some courses will have you download materials on your local computer prior to beginning the tutorial to use along with the course training.

Penn Libraries Staff Consultation Appointments

If you aren't able to find answers to your questions from LinkedIn Learning tutorials, or for questions about specific uses of software for your course, current members of the Penn community can schedule a one-on-one appointment with a Penn Libraries staff member through an appointment form.

Educational Subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud

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Adobe Creative Cloud

Students and faculty are eligible for an educational subscription plan that allows access to all Creative Cloud apps for a single subscription price. More information, including minimum computer system requirements is available through this link to the Adobe Creative Cloud website.

Online Training

All Penn student, faculty and staff have access to the excellent web-based training modules for a variety of software in LinkedIn Learning. You'll find short introduction videos of a few minutes to comprehensive, in-depth training videos through LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda) in this collection of tutorials available to current members of the Penn community.  Many of the longer videos are broken into searchable chapters which can be viewed on their own or as part of a series and can also be saved in your LinkedIn Learning account to review at a later time if you forget what you learned. There are usually multiple courses associated with any given application, each with its own instructor and approach to training. 

Penn Libraries Staff Consultation Appointments

If you aren't able to find answers to your questions from LinkedIn Learning or for questions about specific uses of software for your course, current members of the Penn community can schedule a one-on-one appointment with a Penn Libraries staff member through an appointment form. Find a librarian through the software lists and be sure to let our staff know what you'd like to learn more about when filling out the form and if you've accessed any of the LinkedIn Learning tutorials. If you don't see the software you are interested  in through the menu on this form, it is likely that it is outside of the range of applications we can support. If you aren't sure which applications might be helpful for a specific use or have other questions about the use of media in your courses, submit a consultation request through the form on this media support page and the appropriate staff member will follow up with you as soon as possible.