INFO 203 "How-to" Videos

Videos on this page are on topics selected and presented by peer mentors in INFO 203. Most of these screencasts are five minutes or less in length.  

Fall 2018 Screencasts


How to Customize your Canvas Calendar and Sync it with iCal and Google Calendar
Josephine Monaghan

How to Save All Assignments and Discussion Posts for your ePortfolio
Jessica Clark

How to Save and/or Print your Grades on Canvas
Maishor Vue

Uploading and Organizing Files in Canvas
Salam Salman

Using the Dashboard Feature in Canvas
Michael Cunningham


Google Apps

Creating a Shared Folder on Google Drive
Anne Armacost

Using "Add Reminders" in Google Sheets to Send Automated Emails
Leah Reinsager

Using Google Keep to Manage Projects
Julie Sanchez



Finding DOIs with CrossRef
Kyle Moreno

How to Access and Use EBook Central Powered by ProQuest
Lingsze Wong


Online Tools

Canva Introduction
Aja Lee

How to Post a Video on YouTube
Caroline Sinay Gudiel

Making and Editing Word Images with
Valerie Horobik

Using Jing to Create Annotated Screenshots
Olivia Howard



How to Increase Concentration Using Tomato Sessions
Jasdeep Kaur



How to Add Tags and Categories to WordPress Blog Posts
Kristina Naftzger

Showcase projects on your Blog with Hyperlinks and Widgets
Kejo Buchanan



Videos from Previous Semesters


How to sync Google Calendar and Canvas
Greg Weydert

How to sync your Mac calendar and Canvas
Helen Lutke

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

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

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

How to Set your Notification Preferences in Canvas
Bryan Duran

Navigating the "Grades" tab on Canvas
Lauren Frazier

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

Utilizing the ePortfolio Option to Save Work Each Semester
Jessica Dedmon

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

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


Google Apps

How to Create a Template in Gmail
Jewel Soon Cheng

How to Add Alerts/Reminders to Google Calendar
Sami Voshell

The Wonders of Google Docs
Adam Roloff

How to Create a Hanging Indent Citation in Google Docs
Emily Moss

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

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

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

Citation searching using Google Scholar
Megan Ozeran

Sharing a Google Doc
Cindy Koy

How to create and share Google Slides
Sabrina Tusing


iSchool Resources

Comparing Class Schedules on MySJSU and the iSchool Web Site
Jessica Andrade

How to Plan your Classes Based on Course Rotations
Denise Zepeda

Examining the iSchool Course Schedules
Teresa Innes

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

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

How to become an INFO 203 Peer Mentor
Emily Sanders



Using InterLibrary Loan to Borrow Books from King Library
Monica St. Dennis

Secrets of the King Library website
Cyndi Park


Microsoft Word

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

How to Create a Hanging Indent Citation in Word
Emily Moss

How to format an APA reference list in Word
Janita Dosh


Online Tools

APA citation tips using Citefast
Moses Moya

How to Create a Doodle Poll
Ahmad Merza

How to use Evernote
Stephanie Felice

Using Grammarly
Tamara Foster

How to use Jing to create Screencasts
Amy Senn

Using Piktochart for infographics
Justin Choi

How to use PowToon for a Quick Presentation
Lisa Molson

Building a RefWorks bibliography page and managing folders
Kyle Greenwood

How to create an infographic using
Bonnie Ing

How to use Zotero Citation Manager
Will Shepard

Organizing PDFs with Zotero
Gerard Collins



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



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

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



How to Add an Alternative Host to a Zoom invitation
Carina Langstraat

How to schedule or start a meeting with Zoom
Holley Cornetto

Other Tutorials

Creating a folder hierarchy for saving & retrieving files

Megan Bergeron

Chicago Style Writing - Tips and tricks
Carlee Osburn