Multimedia

Databases

Communication & Mass Media Complete
This database offers access to the full text of hundreds of journals in communication and media.
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
A database that provides full-text access to journals published by ACM.
Emerald
Database covering periodical publications and ebooks.
IEEE Xplore
This database offers full-text access to journals, standards and proceedings published by the IEEE/IEE since 1988.
LNCS
A collection of Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) from Springer.
Adobe Photoshop CS5 for photographers : the ultimate workshop
A professional image editor's guide to the creative use of Photoshop.
The Social reading : platforms, applications, clouds and tags
The emergence of the new information technologies has led to new ways of writing and new ways of reading.
O'Reilly Open Books
eBooks published by O'Reilly in Open Acess and available under CreativeCommons Licenses.

Dossiers

Design in action!
04.27.18
Dossier related to World Design Day (WDD) to celebrate design and mark its founding on 27 April 1963.
Audiovisual Open Resources for work and learning projects
10.26.17
Tools for creating infographics and conceps maps, as an effective way to explain complex concepts.
Open Audiovisual Heritage
10.26.17
Dossier linked to the World Day of Audiovisual Heritage that provides information and an resources bank.
Crowdfunding
02.28.17
Crowdfunding, also known as micropatronage, is an alternative to bank loans.

Press and news

Ara Vadejocs
Section of the ara.cat newspaper aimed at disseminating information about videogames.
Smashing Magazine
Blog of the journal that publishes advice for web developers and designers.

Open-acces resources

Usability.gov: improving the user experience
A summary on usability which looks at the methodology and tools for creating digital content.
Usability guidelines d'Usability.gov
Applied usability rules, assimilated by the United States' government.
Stanford Persuasive Tech Lab
Study conducted by Dr BJ Fogg at using experiment research into how web design.
Standford Web Credibility Project
Website of the web credibility project run by Dr BJ Fogg.
Web Developer's Virtual Library
A website, the aim of which is to create web pages for a beginner and expert public.

Labs

CCCB LAB: Investigació i innovació en cultura
CCCB Lab Blog about ICT and it's relationship with diferent cultural expressions
Monoskop Log
Multidisciplinary blog focusing preferably on field of art, culture and technology
400 Free Online Courses from Top Universities
A collection of online courses, in both audio and video format, taught at the most prestigious universities.
Internet Archive
An internet library providing access to moving images, audio, movies, films and videos.