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Digital Media: Home
Here you will find library and internet resources for research on topics and issues in Digital Media
College of the Redwoods offers courses in a variety of disciplines that provide opportunities for students seeking careers related to digital media creation and development, including audio, video, graphics, animation, and applications.
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These are some of the terms that students may need for a Digital Media research project. Other terms may be useful in addition to those listed below.
Use specific words or names of software. Use only one or two words
Try plural and singular forms. Try varying combinations.
2-d, 3-d animation
Digital Media Classes
Check the Schedule of Classeswebsite for courses such as Art 35 - Digital Photography, Art 41 - Intro to Digital Art, and Art 42 - Graphic Design.
Always ask your instructor what citation style should be used for research projects. See below for links to helpful resources.
This handout includes information on how to layout a paper and how to create the Reference List with different resource types, following the APA 6th edition.Current edition is the 7th, and a new handout is being prepared.
NoodleTools provides helpful tools for managing and organizing research projects that includes NoodleBib, used to create and save MLA 8th ed. or APA 6th ed. citation lists or annotated bibliographies, that can be exported to Word or Google docs. Create a personal account to create, save, and edit citation lists, outlines, notes, for any or all of your research projects.
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Just need one or two quick citations? use NoodleTools Express to format, copy, and paste single citations. Note: citations are not saved and cannot be exported to a word processor; use the full version to access all features.
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Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association by American Psychological Association Staff
Call Number: Del Norte & Eureka Reference BF76.7 .P83 2010
Publication Date: 2009-07-15
MLA Handbook by The Modern Language Association of America
Call Number: Del Norte & Eureka Reference LB2369 .G53 2016
Publication Date: 2016-04-01
The Bedford Handbook by Diana Hacker; Nancy Sommers
Call Number: Reference and Reserve PE1408 .H277 2014
Publication Date: 2013-10-18
Based on MLA Handbook, 7th edition; Current edition is the 8th and many rules have changed. Be sure to clarify with your instructor which edition is required.