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Visual Design Tutorials: Home

About this guide

This guide contains various tutorials related to graphics and visual design production along with links to free image and animation software. Follow the left-hand navigation to access the various links and downloadable pdf files.

Lynda.com tutorials

Students, faculty and staff at Kent State have free access to Lynda.com tutorials through LinkedIn Learning. Lynda.com contains a large collection of instructional videos on a variety of tools and software. For more information and to log in as a Kent State student, faculty or staff member visit training.kent.edu (or sign in directly to LinkedIn Learning).

Discounted Adobe Creative Cloud subscriptions

Thanks to a deal worked out by Kent State's Division of Information Technology, Kent State students now have access to a heavily discounted subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud. For just $75 per year, students can download any or all of the products offered through Adobe Creative Cloud - from Photoshop to Lightroom, InDesign, Illustrator, Premiere Pro and more. For more information, visit software.kent.edu.