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Getting Started with Photoshop CS6

Information on Photoshop basics including: how to open and create a new image, navigating pallets, learning the parts of a layer, how to use guides, and where to go for more help at the University of Michigan.

Where to get Photoshop help on campus

Library Resources

U-M Library offers several multimedia centers where you can get assistance for Adobe Photoshop. Listed below are locations that have consultants on hand who can help you with your Photoshop needs.


Scholarspace - Hatcher Graduate Library, 2nd Floor
Open 11am-6pm M-Th / 11am-5pm F
Walk-in or contact or (734) 647-5836 to make an appointment.


Groundworks - Duderstadt Center (1st Floor)
Open 24 hours / Staffed: 9am - 9pm M-Thurs, 9am - 6pm Fri, & 12pm - 9pm Sun.

Walk-in or contact or (734) 647-5739 to make an appointment.



Additional Resources

Other helpful resources!

Virtual Sites

Need access to Photoshop? Login into a SITES virtual computer and gain access to several applications, including the Adobe Suite. is a website that contains thousands of professional video tutorials on applications such as Photoshop.