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DISD/DCCCD Dual Credit: BCIS

This libguide will assist dual credit students with databases and research materials relevant to Dual Credit and Collegiate Academy Classes

BCIS -Professor Jacinto

BASIC COMPUTER SKILLS

Learning Express

Computer Basics 1: Roles of Computers Computers are the foundation of today's society, but do you know what they can do for you? Discover the time-saving tools available to you on the computer, which can help you communicate, schedule meetings, keep information secure, and more.

Computer Basics 2: Personal Computer FundamentalsFor people new to using computers, terms like hardware, software, and networks can be confusing and intimidating. In this video course, a certified expert explains how computers work, using simple, common-sense language.

Browsing for a computer science book?

Look for books with call numbers that begin with these Library of Congress subsections:

Subclass QA
QA71-90   
Instruments and machines

QA75-76.95   
Calculating machines

QA75.5-76.95   
Electronic computers. Computer science

QA76.75-76.765   
Computer software

Computer Graphics & Illustration

Learn Computer Graphics & Illustration

Adobe Illustrator  CS6 & CS5 Course 1 Basic Video course created for users who are new to Adobe's powerful vector-based computer drawing software. Includes hands-on practice, interactive content, and step-by-step instruction to help you learn the basics of Illustrator.

Adobe Illustrator  CS6 & CS5 Course 2 Advanced  Video course created to teach experienced users of Adobe's powerful vector-based computer drawing software, how to use its most advanced features. Interactive content and hands-on practice will quickly help you become an expert.

 

Adobe Photoshop Adobe Photoshop CS6 & CS5 Course 1: Basic Video course for users who are new to Adobe's graphics editing software, Photoshop CS5/CS6. Includes hands-on practice, interactive content, and step-by-step instruction, and is designed to make learning the basics of Photoshop effective and easy.

Adobe Photoshop CS6 & CS5 Course 2: Advanced Video course created to teach experienced users of Adobe's popular graphics editing software, how to use its most advanced features. Interactive content and hands-on practice will help you master Photoshop's most advanced features.