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Upcoming WICShops

  • Nvivo User Group: Working in Teams
    Date: Monday, May 9, 2016Time: 12:00pm - 1:30pm Location: Collab. Classroom, Rm 113, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Our monthly Nvivo User Group meeting begins with a workshop on using NVivo for team projects presented by Katie Kellom...

  • Nvivo User Group
    Date: Monday, April 25, 2016Time: 12:00pm - 1:30pm Location: Collab. Classroom, Rm 113, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Our monthly Nvivo User Group meeting is an opportunity to share ideas and questions with the campuswide NVivo community. Topic details will...

  • Writing: Edit and Revise
    Date: Wednesday, April 20, 2016Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm Location: Meyerson Conf Room, 2nd Floor, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center From Assignments to References: The Editing and Revising Process This workshop will help students consider how to...
  • Writing Workshop: Editorials
    Date: Tuesday, March 29, 2016Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm Location: WIC Seminar Room, Rm 124, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Going public: How to translate your research into an effective editorial for a general audience.

    Please join us for...

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.
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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 Media Showcase on ScholarlyCommons: Highlights!
    April 22, 2016 | samanthack
    Last October, we introduced the ScholarlyCommons New Media Showcase, a repository of exceptional student work created using new media (like videos, comic books, images, posters, maps, and web projects). ScholarlyCommons is open access and allows us to share student work on a local, national, and global level. In fact, the front page of...
  • TimelineJS, the Story of WIC, and Dogs of the Web
    April 10, 2016 | chavasb
    Hi everyone!  My name is Chava Spivak-Birndorf, and I’m a new graduate intern at the Weigle Information Commons.  In the short time I’ve been here so far, I’ve been impressed by everything WIC does to bring innovative uses of technology and digital media to the Penn community.  WIC just turned 10 on April 5th, and I’m...
  • Upcoming Events for Faculty
    April 07, 2016 | Anu Vedantham
    I wanted to spotlight three events of interest to Penn faculty and graduate students: On Monday, April 11, Jamie Marie Estrada and I will hold a half-hour online discussion on the Philosophy of Social Media. (Register!) On Wednesday, April 13, our panel on Library Resources for Faculty organized in collaboration with PASEF and ASEF-PSOM includes ...