Lynda.com AU students, faculty and staff now have access to Lynda.com's extensive online training library. Lynda.com's library contains over 3,000 video tutorials on all types of software. Tutorials walk users through programs like Access, After Effects, Excel, FinalCut, iMovie, Photoshop, Pro Tools and many more.
AU users can use this link to access Lynda's full library. Off campus users will be routed to enter their AU login information. More information about Lynda resources is available here - www.american.edu/lynda
A list of online training tutorials for non-multimedia applications such as SPSS, SAS, ArcGIS and others.
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The popluar media authoring applications - Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, Dreamweaver are not cheap. Fortunately, there are many free or inexpensive alternatives that can give you most of the features you use. This is a selection of some freeware applications and their features. Media Services makes no endorsement or recommendation of any of these products.
Create technical drawings such as plans for buildings, interiors, mechanical parts or diagrams.
Blender is the free open source 3D content creation suite, available for all major operating systems.
Google's intuitive modeling program interfaces easily with Google Earth. Allows photo images tobe layed over 3D models.
Supports professional publishing features and "press ready" output.