Thursday, 6 March 2014

Safari books [& videos]

Safari books is a fantastic ebook database, which also includes video tutorials.  It includes 'how to' manuals and video tutorials on key software, hardware, and other aspects of media practice, relevant for animation, photography, film, and contemporary media practice students.

LOGIN HERE BEFORE USING ANY OF THE LINKS BELOW.


Key Features
  • resources from two dozen publishers including: Adobe Press, Focal Press, and O'Reilly
  • over 3000 books and 600 videos on digital media
  • new content added every week
  • manuals and videos for latest versions of Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut, Maya, etc
  • manuals for DSLRs (Canon, Nikon, etc)

Subjects included



More information

  • catalogue records for all books (but not the videos) are uploaded to Library Search periodically
  • books and video material can be searched and accessed online from HERE
  • sign-in is automatic when on-site
  • off-site, you need to select 'UK Federation Users Sign In'


What's the catch?

Maximum ten users at any one time