Tutorials & Resources

Resources to create websites:

  1. check out a Dreamweaver training CD from the Teaching and Learning Center
  2. free online training through @ONE: http://cccone.org/
    a. online courses; Dreamweaver, Intro to Online Teaching, Podcasting
    b. desktop seminars; ABC’s of Making PDF’s, multimedia topics, online teaching and online pedagogy
  3. take the “Tech Tour”
    a. download course templates and create accessible web pages:
    http://www.cabrillo.edu/services/tlc/tlc_tutorials/index_tutorials.html
    b. explore the Library’s electronic databases
    http://www.cabrillo.edu/services/library/desti/index.html
  4. CCCConfer: create online office hours – a service designed to facilitate faculty and student collaboration using the telephone and Internet. Meet, counsel, test, tutor, & train online: http://www.cccconfer.org/
  5. look for learning materials on Merlot: http://www.merlot.org/merlot/index.htm
  6. convert your print material to digital: scanning software, convert to text or PDF
  7. digital cameras; check out cameras or scan existing pictures and slides; photo libraries on the web (images for educational purposes and free of charge)
    a. http://www.bigfoto.com/
    b. http://pointie.com/free_photos/
    c. Wikipedia list of image resources:
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Free_image_resources
  8. Project Read On and SubtitleHorse.org: Free close-captioning
  9. visual design principles: http://www.figg.com/ired510/DesignPrinciples.htm
  10. fonts common across both mac and pc: http://www.upsdell.com/BrowserNews/res_fontsamp.htm
  11. hours and hours of free training from Lynda.com:
    http://movielibrary.lynda.com/html/modListing.asp#titleListing