Sunday, 9 May 2010

Digital Research Tools (DiRT)

Although this site is primarily focused on tools related to research, it contains a vast collection of links to tools which are extremely useful for the classroom.

Here is a list of the categories included.  Each category contains many useful links.
  • Authoring
  • Blogging
  • Brainstorming
  • ...
    For example, to manipulate an image, Splashup is a suberb alternative for the likes of Photoshop; or for a 'A Beginner's Guide to Mind Mapping Meetings', click here.

    Here are the rest of the categories:
    • Citation Management
    • Collaborative Authoring
    • Collection Building
    • Communication Tools
    • Comparison Tools
    • Data Collection
    • Data Mining
    • Data Visualization
    • Find Research Materials
    • Image Editing
    • Linguistic Tools
    • Mapping
    • Mashups
    • Mobile Devices
    • Networking
    • Notetaking
    • Organize Research Materials
    • Qualitative Data Analysis
    • Screencasts
    • Social Bookmarking
    • Statistical analysis
    • Staying Current with Research
    • Text Analysis
    • Transcription
    • Utilities
    • Visual Search Tools
    • Writing Tools

    No comments: