Frequently Asked Questions (and Answers)

What if I have Windows?  Can I still install iTunes and view SMC on iTunes content?

Yes.  Apple has a Windows 2000/XP/Vista version of iTunes available for free download off of their website

Where is the SMC on iTunes U content indexed?

The tracks offered on SMC on iTunes U are accessable through the iTunes Music Store.  You can search the iTunes Music Store using the keyword 'Santa Monica College' and it will display under 'Institutions'. You can also access SMC on iTunes U content by visiting and clicking the link to iTunes. Or by clicking this link.

My search on the main iTunes Music Store is not returning many SMC tracks.  Is there something wrong?

No, everything is fine.  Since this is a special section for Santa Monica College, there are no direct links off of the main iTunes Music Store.  You must first visit to access SMC on iTunes.

Will I have to pay to access the SMC on iTunes site?

No.  You may freely preview and download all of the content from SMC on iTunes U.

I don’t have an iPod. Will I be able to use other mp3 players for SMC on iTunes U content?

Yes and no.  There is moderate support in iTunes for some 3rd party players, but they will not be able to play AAC files (including enhanced podcasts) or videos. 

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