Design Resources

Welcome to the eCampus Design Resources page. Here you will find information regarding various resources that may be of interest to you.

Learning Spaces

Learning Spaces provides information about next generation classrooms available on campus along with other tools available to enhance the learning experience.

Faculty Canvas Quickstart

Learning Spaces provides information about next generation classrooms available on campus along with other tools available to enhance the learning experience.

Multimedia Education Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT)

MERLOT is an international consortium of institutions and systems of higher education, industry partner, professional organizations and individuals devoted to identifying, peer reviewing, organizing and marking available existing online resources in a range of academic disciplines for sue by higher education faculty and students.

MERLOT is a free and open peer reviewed collection of online teaching and learning materials and faculty-developed services contributed and used by an international education community.

Video Recording Options

MERLOT is an international consortium of institutions and systems of higher education, industry partner, professional organizations and individuals devoted to identifying, peer reviewing, organizing and marking available existing online resources in a range of academic disciplines for sue by higher education faculty and students.

MERLOT is a free and open peer reviewed collection of online teaching and learning materials and faculty-developed services contributed and used by an international education community.

eCampus Video Lab

The eCampus Video Lab is a room dedicated to provide SJSU faculty and staff the tools needed to record audio/video lectures and screencasts. The eCampus Video Lab includes various equipment such as:

  • Dell PC
  • Macbook Pro
  • Microphones
  • Webcams

The room is only available by reservation and users must fill out the request form found on the eCampus Video Lab page.

Making Accessible Course Materials

The programs and opportunities listed here are intended to enable participants to develop and select instructional materials that are inclusive and accessible for all students.

Open Educational Resources

Open Educational Resources (OER) are free materials you can use in your courses.

Top 100 Tools for Learning 2017

The Top 100 Tools for Learning page is put together by Jane Hart from the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies. Jane conducts an annual survey of top learning tools from over 500 active professionals in education and has been collecting data since 2007.

The list will include the top list of tools, their features, and information regarding their position on the chart has moved up or down since 2007.

Instructional Technology Journals

The Instructional Technology Journals page provides a plethora of sources for peer-reviewed journals in the Instructional Technology field. 

Instructional Design Consultations

The instructional design team offers a variety of services and expertise to faculty teaching courses at San Jose State University.