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    This is a simple and free web application that lets you brainstorm online. allows you to create maps online, embed in a blog or website, as well as the option to save or print your maps.
  • MindMeister
    This is a free and easy way to make online mind maps. It allows you to brainstorm and share ideas, plan projects, think visually, and more.

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Presentation Tools

  • Prezi
    Create astonishing presentations live and on the web.
  • Empressr
    An online rich media presentation tool. Tell your story anyway you like. Add photos, music, video, and audio, and share it publicly or privately in an instant.
  • Slide Share
    Upload & Share PowerPoint presentations and documents
  • Jing
    Take a picture or make a short video of what you see on your computer monitor. Share it instantly via web, email, IM, Twitter or your blog. Simple and free, Jing is the perfect way to enhance your fast-paced online conversations.
  • Visual Understanding Environment
    The Visual Understanding Environment (VUE) is an Open Source project based at Tufts University. The VUE project is focused on creating flexible tools for managing and integrating digital resources in support of teaching, learning and research. VUE provides a flexible visual environment for structuring, presenting, and sharing digital information.
  • VoiceThread
    A VoiceThread is a collaborative, multimedia slide show that holds images, documents, and videos and allows people to navigate pages and leave comments in 5 ways - using voice (with a mic or telephone), text, audio file, or video (via a webcam).
  • Screencast-O-Matic
    Free online screen recorder for instant screen capture video sharing.

Citation Tools

Organizational Tools

  • Dropbox
    A free cloud based storage service that lets you bring your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily.
  • Evernote
    Remember Everything
  • GoodReader
    Read and edit/annotate PDF files.
  • iAnnotate
    iAnnotate turns your iPad into a tool for reading, annotating, organizing, and sending PDF files.
  • Instapaper
    Save interesting web pages for reading later
  • Readability
    Readability turns any web page into a clean view for reading now or later on your computer, smartphone, or tablet.
  • WebNotes
    Research Management for Professionals, Web and PDF Annotation

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