Digital Scholarship at UCSC Libraries
Tutorials + Resources
Our tutorials and resources are, for the most part, organized by digital method. Select a method from the lefthand menu to view an overview page that lists tutorials specific to that method, information about related equipment and spaces, and links to additional resources.
If you're looking for a tutorial for your class, check Class-Specific Resources.
Basic Video Editing with iMovie
Whether you're hoping to edit short TikToks, or longer Youtube videos, iMovie is a useful and simple software to use for all your needs...
Introduction to GarageBand
Whether you want to record a podcast, music, or simple audio narration, GarageBand can pretty much do it all...
Yuja for Video Editing
Yuja’s Video Editor can be used to trim video content, edit captions, insert slides, and use text overlay...
Recording Audio at Home
Recording good quality audio does not necessarily require a professional studio. If you take a few simple steps...
The land on which we gather is the unceded territory of the Awaswas-speaking Uypi Tribe. The Amah Mutsun Tribal Band, comprised of the descendants of indigenous people taken to missions Santa Cruz and San Juan Bautista during Spanish colonization of the Central Coast, is today working hard to restore traditional stewardship practices on these lands and heal from historical trauma.
The land acknowledgement used at UC Santa Cruz was developed in partnership with the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band Chairman and the Amah Mutsun Relearning Program at the UCSC Arboretum.