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Tech Tutorials

Below are some tutorials that might assist you with technology-related questions.

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The Library loans several licenses to UC San Diego faculty, staff, and students. is a library of over 100,000 video tutorials on software, technology, design, photography, education, animation, business, creative skills, and much more, with new offerings added every week. Licensees are able to access the online tool from any device, whether on-campus or not.

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Microsoft Office (from Microsoft Official Support Site)

Word PowerPoint Excel
Publisher Access

Adobe Creative Suite (from Adobe Official Support Site)

Photoshop After Effects Dreamweaver
Premiere Illustrator

Statistics Software

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