4 Best Practices for Keeping an Organized eLearning Video Library

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I’m not talking about your closet; I’m talking about your video library. But it got me thinking… you need to keep these same ideas in mind as you build and organize your eLearning Library. This same idea works with your eLearning library too – keep only what you’re going to use now and discard the content that’s only taking up space. The best eLearning libraries provide content “just as needed.” It’s March!

eLearning Stock Library Tour

eLearning Brothers

I’m sure you have heard, we added an eLearning Stock Asset Library to our offering. Over 500,000+ photos, vectors, videos, and audio clips, ready to download. One of the most impressive things about the Stock Library license is that these assets are royalty-free. Want to add an additional drum line to an audio clip? Watch the video below for a quick tour of the search features, and see how to get started using the Stock Library in your next project.

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The future of libraries?

Clark Quinn

I had lunch recently with Paul Signorelli , who’s active in helping libraries with digital literacy, and during the conversation he talked about his vision of the future of the library. What I heard was a vision of libraries moving beyond content to be about learning, and this had several facets I found thought-provoking. Now, as context, I’ve always been a fan of libraries and library science (and librarians).

eLearning Brothers Breaks into the Stock Photo, Video and Audio World

eLearning Brothers

AMERICAN FORK, Utah — November 17, 2014 — eLearning Brothers today announced that it will offer over 500,000 stock photos, graphics, vectors, videos and audio files to the training and development community. The current library includes games, interactions, quizzes, layouts, skins, storyboards, scenarios, cut-out people, full course starters, medical templates and now more than half a million stock assets in the same familiar subscription.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

libraries. audio elements, including your voice. gives learners a lasting resource rather than a one- off face-to-face session with an expert. provide processing on video and audio content. received, as well as an evergreen library of highly useful.

How to Get the Most Out of Your Camtasia Library

eLearning Brothers

When you download a template from the eLearning Brothers Camtasia Template Library , it comes to you in one of two ways. If you’re on a PC, it comes as a Library Zip file that you can import into your Camtasia library. Library Zip files are great, and it’s important to know how to use them to effectively use any sort of Camtasia template on PC. Edit a template and then save the new and improved template to my library. I’ll select “Add to Library”.

3 Steps to Play Audio in Adobe Edge Animate

eLearning Brothers

One of the most common requests with Adobe Edge Animate I have seen from the very beginning has been the ability to play audio within HTML5 animations. Edge Animate does not natively support audio so it is not a simple import option like it is with Flash. Since audio is almost a necessity for eLearning, “How do I play audio in Adobe Edge Animate files?” So let’s use Edge Commons for our eLearning audio.

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Creativity within Constraints: When Cost, Resource Scarcity, or Deadlines Make Effective Elearning Seem Out of Reach

The Learning Dispatch

Developing Effective Custom Training While Respecting Resource Limitations. And when training doesn’t do what it’s supposed to do, there’s a risk of defunding it in favor of other business priorities, leading to fewer resources for training and more constraints, creating a vicious cycle. At Microassist, we often work with clients who have different levels of (and sometimes seriously limited) resources available for training projects. Designing Elearning without Audio.

Benefits of a Digital Library for Associations and Non-Profit Organizations


A digital library , also commonly called an electronic library, is a vast repository of documents and files in categorized digital form, available over the web or on hardware storage devices like memory disks, flash drives, etc. Trained resources for online help.

eLearning Game Templates: Audio Tip in Adobe Flash

eLearning Brothers

In some cases, the audio has trouble playing for the eLearning game templates, but we’ve found a solution. This video is 1:30 in length but could save you time before you have to go look through videos of eLearning tutorials that don’t cover this audio tip. __. Sign up and get our huge library of eLearning Game Templates that work in any authoring tool! The post eLearning Game Templates: Audio Tip in Adobe Flash appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

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The Power of Courses and Resources

Learning Pool

A different, and complementary, approach is offering employees useful resources, support and guidance to help them at the point of need (‘just in time learning’). Courses plus resources are a powerful combination! What do we mean by resources?

What’s in Your Media Library?


Both Lectora® and Lectora® Online include a Media Library and access to characters, stock buttons and images as well as providing a location where you can store and share custom project assets. In this blog we’ll explore the Media Library and learn how taking advantage of this tool for accessing and reusing content can provide consistency throughout your titles and reduce your development time. The library of objects you’ve saved. Title Resources. Audio files.

9 Reasons Why Publishers Should Move to Digital eBook Libraries


The idea of digital eBook libraries replacing the traditional ones isn’t new. And in the new world order of remote learning, digital libraries play a critical role. Here’s why traditional book publishers should opt for a digital eBook libraries-.

9 Tips To Choose The Best Audio Recording Software For eLearning


Do you need to polish your audio narrations? In this article, we’ll share 9 tips to choose the best audio recording software for your eLearning course. How To Choose The Best Audio Recording Software For eLearning. Audio recording software is an investment. As such, you need to find the right software from the start to maximize resources and stretch your eLearning budget. Why do you need audio recording software?

Captivate Library

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate 4 , Captivate library. Captivate accepts high quality images, animations, FLVs, audio files etc. Content generation is an iterative process and hence content developers use these resources across different sections of their project, and even across multiple projects. Captivate keeps track of all your resources to allow you to use it the next time. So, where is this 'Library' located? Library will show you the way it classifies your resources.

23 Free eLearning Resources Loved by L&D Teams

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Continuing on the theme of saving eLearning designers time and money , the Gomo team has been sifting through the internet’s many libraries of free and open-source images, videos, sound files, fonts, templates, and software. Free image libraries perfect for use in eLearning courses.

24 New Lectora Online Support Videos You Should Watch

eLearning Brothers

21 Adding Audio. The entire eLearning Brothers Lectora Template, Cutout People, and Stock Asset Libraries are now integrated into Lectora Online. eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured Free eLearning Resources Lectora Resources Products/Services Resources Software Training Training Resources eLearning Development help Lectora Online support tutorials videos

Save Time Using Text to Speech in Captivate 9

eLearning Brothers

We use graphics instead of text to spark our learners’ interest, we incorporate interactivity to keep them engaged, and we add video and audio to bring life to our courses. We create our slide with the elements we want on it: Here, I’ve placed an image on the slide and created a button that will start the audio when clicked. To do that, select Audio>Speech Management from the Menu bar. In this case, I wanted to start the audio when a button was clicked.

Webinar: Never Start From Scratch in Lectora

eLearning Brothers

During the webinar, we got a first look at the newest eLearning Brothers Library additions to Lectora, as well as some great tips and tricks on how to use these awesome assets. Lectora now features the eLearning Brothers Stock Asset Library in both Lectora Inspire Desktop 17.1.1 as well as the eLearning Brothers Lectora Template Library and Cutout People Library. We were privileged to host a webinar last week featuring Laura Silver of Trivantis as our guest.

3 Brilliant Common Craft Instructional Videos

eLearning Brothers

Common Craft has an extensive library of informative and instructional videos. On most computers and mobile devices, you can easily download or stream hours and hours of professional and amateur audio, most of the time completely for free. For more great instructional videos for your next eLearning project, take a look at the wonderful selection in the Common Craft instructional video library.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators


As an online instructor, you need to decide what kind of tools and resources you want to use for your online school. Resources. Lectora is the powerhouse in the authoring tools coming with libraries of assets, templates and flexible. Apart from the ones that are already in the library, you can either edit them or create yours entirely from scratch. The following websites are good resources to bookmark for free image searches: Unsplash. Resources.

Responsive Design Tips for eLearning Courses

eLearning Brothers

Gather your resources (images, audio clips, video vignettes, fonts, graphics, etc). In fact we have one right in our Free Library. Create your Audio Script. Make sure your library of fonts, graphics, buttons and icons is ready to go. Again, we have a myriad of templates in our Free Library for your use. Nowadays the world seems to be all a-clamor over the idea of “responsive design” for eLearning.

Camtasia Essentials: Organizing Project Files

eLearning Brothers

For example, your audio folder may have three folders in it named SOUNDTRACKS, VOICE OVERS, and SOUND EFFECTS. Camtasia Resources Camtasia Template Library Developer Resources eLearning Featured Products/Services ResourcesThey say that a clean home is a happy home, and an organized mind is a happy mind. This is as true about your home and your mind as it is with your eLearning video project.

Creating Smarter Closed Captions in Articulate Storyline

eLearning Brothers

You determined the second caption begins at the four-second mark in the audio clip. I like to use characters from the cutout people library at eLearning Brothers and allow triggers and states to help manage the conversation and syncing with the closed captioning. Articulate Storyline Resources Developer Resources eLearning Featured ResourcesAs super as Articulate Storyline 2 is for eLearning development, there are a few things left to be desired.

6 Tips For Correcting Video Errors With the Camtasia Timeline

eLearning Brothers

Not only does it provide something more interesting than a talking head, but it covers up rough cuts, poor audio quality, and visual mistakes. Fix audio with ADR (over dubbing). Audio is a difficult thing to get perfect regardless of where you are. Even in the recording studio, audio is subject to error. That is why so many productions utilize ADR (Automated Dialogue Replacement) to correct botched audio. Crop a good take over good audio.

6 Minor Updates To Your Microlearning Online Training Library That Make A Major Impact

Obsidian Learning

Is your microlearning online training library keeping your corporate learners interested? How Small Updates To Your Microlearning Online Training Library Can Bring Big Changes. If all your online training resources were tied up in hour-long sessions, your participation rates would be falling at record speed. So, what should your microlearning online training library look like in these fast-paced, distraction-filled times?

Free Background Music for Your E-learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

I like to add background audio to my screencast tutorials. YouTube Audio Library : free for commercial use, no attribution search options. Lots of variety and easy to filter to find audio based on mood and duration. Free E-Learning Resources.

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10 Free Audio Programs to Use for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

I’m no audio engineer. So I won’t get into all of the nitty gritty details of audio editing. If you want more details, one of the community MVPs shared some tips on how to improve your audio quality. Today I want to share some free or inexpensive ways to work with the audio in your elearning courses. Your audio quality is never going to be better than what you originally recorded. So you need to do the best you can to record good quality audio from the start.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Working with States in Storyline

eLearning Brothers

Maybe you want your character to change from Thinking to Communicating and then for the audio to start after that. You use the change of state to trigger the audio. Find them in the Cutout People tab in our library under the heading Storyline Characters. Articulate Storyline Resources Cutout People Library eLearning Instructional Design Resources Products/Services Resources Articulate Storyline cutout peopleState of the Union.

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Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources

Rapid eLearning

Audio Resources. Levelator : automatically adjust the audio levels in your narration. Audacity : free open source audio recording and editing software. Myna : easy-to-use online audio editor that includes a library of assets. Creative Commons audio : good sites to get free audio for your courses. Video Resources. Videomaker Magazine : great resource to learn video production tips. Graphics Resources. Font Resources.

Part 1: Say What?! A Guide to Camtasia Sound

eLearning Brothers

If you spend any amount of time exploring what Camtasia has to offer you’ll stumble across the Audio Effects option in the left side menu ribbon. Here live five extremely useful tools to enhance your video’s audio. The first option (if you read from top left to bottom right) in the Audio Effects menu is represented by a small amount of waveform that then becomes an even smaller amount of waveform.

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How to Use a Video Overlay Camtasia Template

eLearning Brothers

Add in the premade Camtasia templates we have in the library , and I can create clean visuals even faster. Click on the image to see the template in the library! You’ll see on the bottom two lines the stock video and audio we’ve included with the template. Camtasia Resources eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured Products/Services Resources

Here’s an Inexpensive Way to Build a Library of E-Learning Assets

Rapid eLearning

In an ideal world you’d have all the resources you need to build your elearning courses, but for many of you that’s not going to happen. Audio & video assets. The pros: Good value : The daily deals usually offer an abundance of resources at a very good price. Free stuff : It’s a cost-effective way to build a portfolio of resources. Over the years elearning software has become easier to use. But with that comes some challenges.

8 Tips To Develop Real World Online Training Simulations With Limited Resources

EI Design

How To Develop Real World Online Training Simulations With Limited Resources. There are numerous online training simulation templates to help you save time and stretch your resources. Repurpose Your Online Training Resources. Other materials to consider are images, cut-out characters, and audio files that help you maximize resource allocation. Do a photo shoot if you don’t already have images on file and invite employees to record audio snippets.

8 Tips To Develop Real World Online Training Simulations With Limited Resources

EI Design

How To Develop Real World Online Training Simulations With Limited Resources. There are numerous online training simulation templates to help you save time and stretch your resources. Repurpose Your Online Training Resources. Other materials to consider are images, cut-out characters, and audio files that help you maximize resource allocation. Do a photo shoot if you don’t already have images on file and invite employees to record audio snippets.

7 Wallet-Friendly Ways To Develop A Microlearning Online Training Library

EI Design

But is it possible to create a quick, affordable microlearning online training library without diminishing the quality of your online training course? How To Develop A Microlearning Online Training Library On A Budget. Reference links can be offered in-text, right within the online training resources. But this microlearning online training library has to exist in the first place. Rework Available Online Training Resources.

Webinar: 6 Tips For Moving Your PowerPoint Project to Captivate

eLearning Brothers

Taylor talked about checking your aspect ratio (4:3 or 16:9), working with animations to ensure a smooth transition from PPT to Captivate, transferring audio (video won’t transfer), and working with objects. You can right-click on the presentation in the Captivate library and select Edit in PowerPoint, but that doesn’t seem to always function correctly when it comes time to saving the presentation.