Snipping Tool for screenshots

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 […]

Google Fusion Tables

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 […]

Google sky map

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 […]

How to Embed Almost Anything in your Website

digitalinspiration has a great post today listing  ways to add all sorts of content to your web pages – videos, audio, calendars, presentations, and more. Learn how to embed almost anything in your HTML web […]

Zoho Creator for simple, free, online signup

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 […]

Wondershare QuizCreator

Free – if you install it today – June 25, 2008. Wondershare QuizCreator – a robust Flash quizzing and testing tool that helps instructors easily create Flash-based quizzes and tests as online assessments to track […]

Free Screen Shot software – Giveaway of the Day

I haven’t downloaded this software yet, plan to try it later today. I’ve been using the SnagIt for screen captures for years and also use FireShot (free plugin for Firefox). But this TNT Screen Capture […]