- kiddle, kidrex, search engines for kids?
- Snipping Tool for screenshots
- Free Mini READ Poster Generator from ALA
- Workshop Idea: Libraries as Learning Spaces – Maybe?
- Social Media & Libraries Workshops
- Jauntful: Create your own travel guides
- Screenast-o-matic – Animated gifs
- Nearpod is launching 3D Virtual Field Trips
- Is the moon ever really blue?
- Canva for Work is now free for non-profits
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Category Archives: Handy Tools
How did I miss this very simple and incredibly handy tool for taking screenshots? The Snipping Tool, available in Vista and Windows 7, lets you capture your whole screen, the active window or a section of the screen. It has … Continue reading
I discovered Google’s Fusion Tables tool while preparing for a workshop on Google Tools for Reference Staff at the CT Library Consortium’s Reference Roundtable meeting last week. I’m still exploring all the features! Fusion Tables is a Google Labs project … Continue reading
I’m having a great time playing with my new Verizon Droid phone and learning how to interact with a phone that is way smarter than me. My old phone was 6 years old, hip for it’s day, but that day … Continue reading
In something for nothing Aaron Schmidt explains how his library is using Zoho Creator for a handy and effective summer reading program sign up form that is embedded on the library’s web site. After the kids sign up, they’re taken … Continue reading