INFO 203 "How-to" Videos

The videos on this page are all 5 minutes or less in length and were created by the INFO 203 peer mentors. 

Fall 2017 Screencasts


Connecting your Canvas calendar to your Google/iCal calendar
DeeAnn Tran

How to access Canvas Guides tutorials
Rimma Kamen

How to navigate Canvas via the iOS App
Ashley Meyer

How to submit an assignment on Canvas
Sandra Tang

Navigating the "Grades" tab on Canvas
Lauren Frazier


Google Docs

The Wonders of Google Docs
Adam Roloff


School of Information

How to access software offered to students by SJSU
Stella Phillippi

How to arrange independent study with a professor/INFO 298
Mahasin Aleem

How to find iSchool scholarships
Karla Arellano

Overview of how to apply for graduation
Scott Fretwell



Secrets of the King Library website
Cyndi Park


Personal Productivity

Creating a folder hierarchy for saving & retrieving files
Megan Bergeron

How to sync Google Calendar and Canvas
Greg Weydert

How to sync your Mac calendar and Canvas
Helen Lutke



How to add a gallery to a blog entry
Crystal Van Dee

How to embed a link in a blog or Canvas post
Mindie Marsh

How to moderate/approve comments on your blog
Sarah Edwards Obenauf



Screencasts from Previous Semesters


Creating an e-Portfolio in Canvas using the iSchool Core Competencies to organize submitted coursework
Sandra Erickson

How to embed an image in a discussion post in Canvas
Kathy Faubion

How to connect your Canvas Calendar to your Google Calendar
Rebekah Randle

How to embed a video in your Canvas discussion post
Christine Nutile


Google Apps

Google Docs - Special features and how to collaboratively edit
Lori Broger-Mackey

Program-specific tools in Google Sheets and Slides
Christina Matekel-Gibson

Google Sites - How to build a webpage
Vanessa Mouzes

Google Scholar and using the Google Scholar browser extension to generate a reference citation
Michelle Brown

Sharing a Google Doc
Cindy Koy

How to create and share Google Slides
Sabrina Tusing


iSchool Resources

A tour of the Student Success Planner
Nathalie Hrizi

A tour of the Networking page on the iSchool website
Megan Jones

Course planning using resources on the iSchool website
Ryan McGinnis

How to access the Career Pathways page on the iSchool website
Kimberly Meyers

How to access the ePortfolio Handbook on the iSchool website
Monique Atwood

How to find the perfect internship for you using internship resources on the iSchool website
Ashleigh Garcia

How to search historical syllabi on the iSchool website
Bethany Banister-Andrews

Becoming a WISE student
Melody Tehrani


Microsoft Word

How to format an APA paper in Word (using a Mac)
Kate Spaulding

How to format an APA reference list in Word
Janita Dosh


Online Tools

APA citation tips using Citefast
Moses Moya

Building a RefWorks bibliography page and managing folders
Kyle Greenwood

How to use Evernote
Stephanie Felice

Using Grammarly
Tamara Foster

Citation searching using Google Scholar
Megan Ozeran

How to create an infographic using
Bonnie Ing

How to use Jing to create Screencasts
Amy Senn

How to use Zotero Citation Manager
Will Shepard

How to set up Google Scholar account & connect to Refworks
Lyn Drewien

Using Piktochart for infographics
Justin Choi



How to create a video from a Power Point slideshow
Julia Layne



How to install the Meta widget in WordPress
Benjamin Elliott

Spicing up your WordPress blog: How to add a border with HTML
Cindy Chuong

How to accept comments on your blog posts
Kari Nelson


Other Tutorials

Chicago Style Writing - Tips and tricks
Carlee Osburn

How to become an INFO 203 Peer Mentor
Emily Sanders