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Online Library Resources and Services

This guide contains information about the library resources and services that are available during the COVID-19 closure.

Welcome to STTC's Technology Resources Guide


At this time, our Student Technology training resources are all available online until further notice.

To scheduled an appointment for assistance:

Email: or 408-808-2017

(Monday through Friday  9:00 – 12:00 / 1:00 – 4:00)

Need assistance with software (i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe, SPSS)

This research guide provides information about the applications listed under the Software tab above and other free software programs.  We have books and tutorial links to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SPSS, Adobe and much more.

Can't find what you're looking for? E-mail us for an individual or group online appointment at the Student Technology Training Center:

Schedule an online appointment or use our new chat feature on the bottom right hand corner with the Student Technology Training Center during the following times: 

Spring 2021 Schedule

Monday thru Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

An example of available software programs that we can assist you with:

  • Adobe Suite
  • iMovie
  • Microsoft Office
  • SPSS

Faculty Custom Workshop

Are you an instructor who wants to add software training into your curriculum so that your students are equipped with specific technology training for assignments or final project?

The Student Technology Training center offer custom technology workshops which we can tailor to your class specific requirements. Some of the workshops we offer are Microsoft word, Excel, PowerPoint and Adobe Creative Cloud. 

How much lead-time is require to set up a custom workshop?

To ensure that we have adequate time to schedule and prepare for your workshop, please submit your request at least two weeks before your desired workshop date. We’ll do our best to accommodate shorter timelines.

Where do our custom workshops take place?

Currently all custom workshops take place via zoom.

  1. SJSU Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Library Classrooms or 
  2. Your workshop can be held in your classroom; however your students must provide their own laptops.

Request a Workshop

To request a workshop, please fill out our Faculty / Staff Technology Request Form.

We will respond to your request within 2 business days to verify any details

We will contact you to finalize your training for your student and send an email confirming your scheduled date, time and location. One week prior to your workshop, we will contact you to finalize your content and any additional pertinent details.

Spring 2021 Class Schedule

Microsoft Word for short papers: 

This workshop will help you develop the tools and skills needed to format your research paper according to MLA and or APA style guides.

February 2nd (10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)



Excel: Working with functions

This workshop will introduces you to a wider array of built-in functions to make working with data easier. Topics includes Logical functions, lookup, array, summary functions and text formatting

February 3rd (2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)



Introduction to Microsoft Access

Discover the main features of SPSS, learn to enter, save and import data in SPSS. Perform descriptive statistics and get familiar with reading SPSS Output.

February 9th (10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)



Qualtrics: Introduction

This workshop you will learn how to create a survey and how to edit the survey by adding new questions and applying different formats.

February 10th (2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)



Data Management and Workflow using Excel

Description: This workshop is designed to teach skills in Excel that will help you manage data from large imports and save for further use in SPSS.

February 16th (10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)



Excel: Data Management 

In this hands-on workshop, participants will become familiar with the basic tools for data management in Microsoft Excel.

February 17th (10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)