Digital Learning Tools

PROGRAMS IN THE DIGITAL LEARNING LAB

Accordance Bible Software
Accordance is a Bible Study Software that provides a variety of tools for biblical interpretation. Accordance facilitates word studies and offers research resources as well as images and graphics to enhance your study. The Greek and Hebrew Collections provide for close study of the text in the original languages with lexical help, parsing resources, and scripture parallels for comparison. You can access Accordance in the Digital Learning Lab or on Library Workstation computers.

You can find support for Accordance here.

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Adobe Suite
The Adobe Suite includes programs for photo editing, film editing, audio editing, graphic and web design, and more.

Find tutorials on the Adobe Suite programs here.

Garageband
GarageBand is an Apple product that allows you to create and record your own multi-track audio files. It can be used to record and edit interviews, podcast discussions, or music. It includes software instruments, controlled by a musical keyboard and a collection of over 1000 pre-recorded loops. Garage band also supports the recording of real instruments.

Find Apple tutorials on Garage Band here, or see the Help menu within the program for more support.

Video Scribe
Video Scribe is a creative, customizable whiteboard video creator. See a sample, with a little about why you might want to use this product here.

Get started using Video Scribe with these helpful tutorials.

FREE CREATIVE ONLINE PROGRAMS

Audio and Sound Editing

Audacity
LMMS

Photo and Image Editing

Fotor
Photoshop Express
Pixlr

Video Creation and Editing

Blender
LightworksOpenshot
Shotcut
VSDC

Website Creation and Blog Hosting

Weebly
Wix
WordPress

Other Presentation Tools

Anchor for podcasts
Edpuzzle for video lessons and quizzes
Padlet for mind-mapping, vision boards, branching scenarios, and social media story strings
Prezi for presentations

DIGITAL EQUIPMENT LOANS

The Office of Digital Learning keeps a small inventory of audio/video equipment that you may borrow for classwork, video and audio projects, and personal speech recordings.

Available equipment:

Handheld digital video cameras
Digital still cameras
Tripods
Audio recorders
External CD/DVD burners
Slide scanners

Use this form to reserve equipment.

Once we have received your request, our team will be in contact with you to discuss availability, schedule pickup times, and cover any training necessary. Please keep in mind that equipment is at a first come, first served basis and is not guaranteed. All equipment should be returned at their scheduled time and in the same condition it was loaned out in. Failure to return items or damage to equipment while in your care, can result in a penalty fund being applied to your student account.

OTHER TOOLS FOR ACADEMIC SUCCESS, RESEARCH, AND WRITING

Princeton University’s Technology Tips for Studying
Purdue Online Writing Lab’s General Writing Resources
Purdue Online Writing Lab’s Research and Citation Resources
University of California Berkeley’s Quick Guide to Style Manuals
Zotero Citation Software