Teaching, Learning
and Assessment Center (TLAC)

Contact Info
Wayne Hall 304
West Chester, PA 19383
Tel: 610-436-3518
Fax: 610-436-3483




TLA Center has purchased a one year, unlimited, campus-wide, subscription for Magna Commons. This is an extensive library of recorded seminars on Teaching and Learning and Academic Administration. You can access these videos anywhere, anytime, at no cost to you. Here are instructions to create your account and access the library of videos. Please take advantage of this excellent resource


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Create a new account

  1. Prior to creating an account you will need to access the WCU Authorization code: (contact TLAC for code). Please remember this code, you will only need to refer to it one time.
  2. Go to www.magnacommons.com
  3. Click Create an Account. Complete all Required Information fields and click Create Account.
  4. A  verification email will be sent to the email address used to register. Click the link in the email to validate your account. This must be done within 48 hours or your account will not be created.
  5. You will be brought to back to the www.magnacommons.com website.
  6. Login using the information you initially provided.
  7. Enter your group’s Authorization Code:
  8. Select Activate to access  Magna Commons




Access your Magna account

Once your account is set up, you can access videos anytime by visiting www.magnacommons.com . Please DO NOT LOG INTO www.magnapubs.com it is difficult to navigate and find the Magna Commons subscription from this website. 

Please do not share the Authorization Code with anyone outside our campus community.
Tell us what you think about Magna Commons

Need help?

  • Call 800-433-0499, ext. 2, between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm Central Time, Monday through Friday
  • Email support@magnapubs.com

Then search the On-Demand Videos for your desired topic.

Magna Commons Topics