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CyberCultures - ASB/SBS/SOC 205 -West campus

Enjoy this guide to the world of CyberCulture. You find links to information sources relevant to the course and an introduction to the multi-user virtual environment, Second Life.

How to...

How to... Use SLURLs to Teleport:

Start by opening up the SL program in a separate window or on your browser.  (FILE - NEW WINDOW or NEW TAB)

Login to your SL user account.

Click back to this CyberCultures guide in your browser.

Select a SLURL (to the right), and click on it.

A new tab will open called “Slurl – location-based linking in Second Life.”  Click on the orange TELEPORT NOW button.  (You’ll get a pop-up stating that an external application must be launched.”)  Click LAUNCH APPLICATION

Click back to the Second Life page; the SL grid map will appear show your newly selected location; click the blue TELEPORT button at the bottom.  Your avatar will be transported to your newly selected SLURL.


Let there be light!!!

TIP:  If it’s dark in your SL region and you need more light, from the drop-down menu at the upper left of your screen, choose WORLD – FORCE SUN – NOON.  Be aware, however, that some builds in Second Life look their best at midnight.

Educational Institutions

DePaul University:  http://slurl.com/secondlife/Horsa/58/221/135

San Jose State University School of Library & Information Science:  http://slurl.com/secondlife/SJSU%20SLIS/121/125/33

Otis College of Art & Design:  http://slurl.com/secondlife/Otis%20Island/128/128/0

Rockcliffe University:  http://slurl.com/secondlife/Rockcliffe%20I/184/96/39

University of Texas at Dallas School of Management:  http://slurl.com/secondlife/UTD%20SOM/125/58/22

Vassar
College Island:  http://slurl.com/secondlife/Vassar/111/113/27

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