General Education

Discover thousands of free video tutorials on a wide range of topics.

Penn State Learning:
Find help with peer tutoring, study groups, and academic resources for many subjects and majors.

University Libraries:
Access Penn State’s network of over 6,000,000 books, 634 databases, and countless research resources.

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Get online help locating a specific item like a book or article; locating books, articles and other research materials on a given subject; managing library user accounts; interlibrary loan requests; access to items in the library archives and special collections; and dealing with technical problems where an electronic book, journal, or database is not working properly.

Learn time management solutions, study skills, copyright information, and other life skills.

Technology Training Resources

IT Learning and Development:
Access a variety of IT training materials provided by Penn State.

IT Training Workshops:
Search the different technology training workshops offered by ITS.

Media Commons:
Get help with multimedia projects and other production resources.

Technology Resources:

Penn State IT:
Access information about Penn State’s Information Technology Services department.

ITS Knowledge Base:
Find answers to common questions about Penn States IT services.

Receive IT help right in your residence hall with Penn State’s residential computing department.

Knowledge Commons Service Desk:
Find out more about the IT Service Desk located in the Knowledge Commons at Pattee Library.

ITS Lab Consulting:
Contact ITS Lab Consulting, the service that helps to maintain hardware (printers and computers) in campus labs.

Media Tech:
Rent media equipment (cameras, tripods, etc.) and receive general media assistance.


Other Useful Links:

Manage your University provided storage space.

Access Account Information:
View and change information regarding your Access account.

Access files from lab computers remotely.

Lab Availability:
Check the availability of workstations in ITS labs.

Access various pieces of software for free including Microsoft Office, Minitab, MATLAB and more in your browser.

Software at Penn State:
Purchase discounted software for students and faculty.

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