INFO 203 “How-to” Videos


Most of the videos on this page are five minutes or less in length and were created by the INFO 203 peer mentors.

Please note: All captioned videos need to be downloaded and viewed with subtitles turned on in order to view captioning.

Fall 2019


Accessing, Saving and Printing your Grades in Canvas
Rebecca Cotto

Canvas File Management for Future ePortfolio Use
Petry Saenz

How to Record a Video Using your Webcam with Canvas Studio
Magela Sevilla

How to Upload Images to Canvas Discussion Boards using the Rich Content Editor
Kathleen Nelson

Saving and Organizing Your Canvas Coursework
Kristin Holzhauer

Uploading and Organizing Files in Canvas
Sarah DeWitt


Google Suite

Schedule Email with Boomerang for Gmail
Elizabeth Borges

How to Use Google Slides
Heather Steele


How to Find the Perfect Internship using the iSchool’s Internship Database.
Beth Cartier

How to Use the MLIS Career Pathways Course Intersection Tool
Daniel Schwartzkopf

King Library

Finding Textbooks through the King Library
Carrie Kitzmiller

SJSU King Library OneSearch Account: How to Save, Organize, and Sort Records using Labels
Veronica May

Online Tools

Creating Email Templates with the CloudHQ Chrome Extension
Robin Guy

How to Create a Presentation in Prezi
Terry Schiavone

How to Use Doodle to Schedule Group Meetings
Linda Toro

How to use Grammarly in Canvas
Brianna Meli

Microsoft Office

APA Formatting and Style options using Microsoft Word
Sim Castro

How to Create Videos Using PowerPoint
Linta Kunnathuparambil


A Beginner’s Guide to Bullet Journaling
Jessi Jones


How to Create Dropdown Menus in Wordpress Blogs
Melissa Layton

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WordPress: How to Create a New Post and Add Linked Media
Summer Dahlmanns



Using the Dashboard Feature in Canvas
Michael Cunningham

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

Importing the Canvas Calendar to Outlook
Karen Chacon

How to Save All of your Work from Canvas
Jessica Clark

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

Using Google Keep to Manage All your Projects
Julie Sanchez

Create and Use a Share Folder in Google
Anne Armacost

How to Email Yourself and Others Automatically with “Add Reminders” in Google Sheets
Leah Reinsager

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 Website

Accessing Core Competencies & Related Courses on iSchool Site
Judy Poon

How to Access and Use Career Pathways on the iSchool Website
Jason Kinsella

How to Access Syllabi for Courses in Previous Semesters
Katie Brunner

Comparing Class Schedules on MySJSU and the iSchool Web Site
Blake Mendoza




Finding DOIs with CrossRef
Kyle Moreno

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

Organizing Library OneSearch Results
Shannon Sutherland

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

Microsoft Word

Accessing Microsoft Office 365 Free through SJSU
Rory Martorana


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

Canva Introduction/Brief Overview (by example)
Aja Lee

Doodle for Scheduling Group Meetings
Sarah Benlolo

Goodreads: How to Create an Account and Manage Privacy
Havilah Steinman

Using Jing to Create Annotated Screenshots
Olivia Howard

How to Set Up a Padlet
Jess V. Carillo

Making and Editing Word Images with
Valerie Horobik

Screencastify for Chrome
Jax Peterson

Trello for Productivity
Quinn Tomlinson

How to Increase Concentration using Tomato Sessions
Jasdeep Kaur

How to Post a Video on YouTube
Caroline Sinay Gudiel

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


Tags, Categories, and Controlled Vocabularies in WordPress
Kristina Naftzger

Showcase Projects on your Blog with Hyperlinks and Widgets
Kejo Buchanan

How to Add a Gallery to a Blog Entry
Crystal Van Dee

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 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

How to Become a Peer Mentor
Jasmin LoBasso-Spencer