Our new Lens on the Collection board delves into the topic of religion. As such, the Learning Lab invites you to contemplate upon matters of faith by checking out our collection of some of the world's best foreign films on religion. Read more »
Ease back into school and start the spring semester with a triliogy (or two) during a study break! January's Lens on the Collection theme is trilogies. Our "Tremendous Trilogies" selections feature 21 must-see films. See the attached list for the titles and descriptions of our recommended picks. We've also chosen some great songs, books, and websites for you, so check these out on the bulletin board outside of the Learning Lab 259 VH! Read more »
Have some extra time over the Thanksgiving break and want to settle in with a good, scary movie? You're in luck! November's Lens on the Collection theme is mysteries. Our "Mystery Mania" selections feature 12 must-see mysteries and thrillers. See the attached list for the titles and descriptions of our recommended mystery picks. We've also chosen some great mystery songs, books, and websites for you, so check these out, too! Read more »
LSS and the Learning Lab bring you new and exciting films from our library collection for personal, professional, or instructional use! Each month, Lens on the Collection features a different theme and also offers book, music, and website suggestions that compliment films from that month’s selection.
September's Lens on the Collection theme is food. Our "Cinema Delicious" selections feature 13 must-see films that focus on cuisine or food culture. Read more »
The Learning Lab and InfoLab will be open on Tuesday, September 6, from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. Regular hours will begin on Wednesday, September 7. See http://lss.wisc.edu/hours for schedule.
Both labs underwent remodeling this summer and we're excited to show them off! An unveling is planned later this fall. Watch for details at http://lss.wisc.edu/
LSS has recently acquired DVDs in the following languages and topics: Read more »
L&S Learning Support Services will conduct a brown bag workshop on language learning activities with film. The workshop is open to all language instructors (faculty, staff, and TAs).
Thursday April 8
Van Hise 254
Please contact Chad Shorter -- firstname.lastname@example.org -- to indicate that you would like to attend. Read more »
The new DVDs are available for checkout in the LSS Learning Lab, 259 Van Hise Hall. Here is a list: Read more »
LSS has recently acquired DVDs in the following languages and topics:
Arabic, South Asia, Chinese, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, Tamil, and General Interest (see Interdepartmental category).
The new DVDs are available for checkout in the the LSS Learning Lab, 259 Van Hise Hall. Here is a list: Read more »
Most of LSS streamed video is in the QuickTime streaming format. If you cannot successfully view a streamed video, try these steps:
- Did you give it the correct ID and password if one is needed? If not, you will probably be prompted for it again and again until you get them right.
- Make sure you have a wired connection and you are on campus. Wireless internet connections probably will not work, nor will any computer that