Welcome

The Commons at Penn Libraries
David B. Weigle Information Commons &
Education Commons

Upcoming WICShops

  • Breathing Room
    Date: Monday, May 4, 2015Time: 2:00pm - 2:30pmPresenter: Dr. Ella Ray Location: WIC Seminar Room, Rm 124, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Join us for a half-hour meditation session with Dr. Ella Ray. Please plan to arrive before the session...

  • Breathing Room
    Date: Tuesday, May 5, 2015Time: 2:00pm - 2:30pmPresenter: Dr. Ella Ray Location: WIC Seminar Room, Rm 124, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Join us for a half-hour meditation session with Dr. Ella Ray. Please plan to arrive before the session...

  • Tableau for Data Visualization
    Date: Thursday, April 30, 2015Time: 11:00am - 12:00pmPresenter: Xuanyao Cindy Jiang Location: WIC Seminar Room, Rm 124, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Join us for an exploration of Tableau Online desktop software. This award-winning product...

  • Faculty Active Learning Showcase: Increasing Student Engagement Across the Disciplines
    Date: Friday, May 1, 2015Time: 12:30pm - 2:00pmPresenter: Catrice Barrett Location: VP Collaborative Classroom Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

     

    *Lunch provided - co-sponsored by Penn Libraries and The Center for Teaching and Learning...

Technology resources and tutorials

Vitale Digital Media Lab

Vitale Digital Media Lab

The Vitale Digital Media Lab in the Weigle Information Commons provides walk-in assistance with video creation, animation, graphic design, poster design and borrowing equipment such as video cameras.

Vitale Digital Media Lab

Lynda.com Access

You can borrow a Lynda license for one day from the Weigle Information Commons for use from any location.
Lynda logo

Online Tutorials

Our online tutorials are a great way to get started with a variety of technologies. They supplement our in-person and online workshops.
Online Tutorials

Recent Blog Posts

  • New Instagram Filters!
    May 04, 2015 | jaimemariee
    Hi Team! Are you as excited as I am for the three new filters Instagram rolled out this week? We’ve got Lark, Reyes, and Juno just in time for summer! According to Instagram, they are inspired by outdoors adventuring! Since classes ended on Wednesday and finals are about to be over, we plan to do some of that outdoor adventuring ourselves....
  • What does Healthy look like?
    May 03, 2015 | WIC
    What does Healthy look like? Our thanks to William Hodgson for an inspired graphic for this year’s video contest! All made from scratch on Illustrator of course. Typing our contest prompt into YouTube search brings up videos about orchids, mental health, relationships, cooking, exercise, social justice and horses’ hooves. We are...
  • Breathing Room. Get Yours.
    May 01, 2015 | WIC
    Meditation Study Breaks at the two Commons Please join us for Mindfulness meditation study breaks at the two Commons. Dr. Ella Ray from CAPS will lead several half-hour sessions at WIC and EC early next week. You can register online, or walk in just before each session starts.  We have also begun our daily study breaks with coffee, hot chocolate...