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Create Multimedia With Ready-to-hand Equipment

This guide contains resources for learning audio and video production using open source and out-of-the-box software

Audacity Software and Tutorials

Audacity is one of the most popular cross-platform software packages for audio production.  It is available on all library computers and can be downloaded for free at

Audacity developers and users also maintain a wiki that contains useful advice for users of all skill levels.

The following tutorials--available to all Temple University affiliates--contain basic information for novice users, as well as more advanced techniques for troubleshooting common problems.  Login using your AccessNetID and password.