Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Innovation on a Shoestring: Free & Cheap Tools - ARSL 2013
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Innovation on a Shoestring: Free & Cheap Tools - ARSL 2013

1,088

Published on

Presented with Louise Alcorn (West Des Moines (IA) Public Library) at the Association for Rural & Small Libraries 2013 Annual Conference http://arsl.info/category/conference2/ . September 27, 2013.

Presented with Louise Alcorn (West Des Moines (IA) Public Library) at the Association for Rural & Small Libraries 2013 Annual Conference http://arsl.info/category/conference2/ . September 27, 2013.

Published in: Education, Technology, Design
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
1,088
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
5
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide
  • Franklin Park Public Library, Franklin Park, IL - http://www.franklinparklibrary.org/
  • Metropolitan Community College, Kansas City, MO - http://www.mcckc.edu/services/libraries/home/libraryresources.asp
  • Metropolitan Community College, Kansas City, MO - http://www.mcckc.edu/services/libraries/home/libraryresources.asp
  • University of Utah, Health Sciences Library, Salt Lake City, UT - http://library.med.utah.edu/or/asklibrarian.php
  • Union College, Lincoln, NE - https://www.ucollege.edu/academic-services/library/reference-services/askyourlibrarian
  • Blog about Free Online Technology and its Use in the Classroom, Teacher and Librarian, New Jersey - http://muchadoabouttechnology.blogspot.com/2012/06/zoho-chat.html
  • http://animoto.com/education/classroom
  • http://resvt.blogspot.com/2012/09/where-are-res-library-collections_6.html http://animoto.com/play/jjWy5UYyKiN7wE65U9rQvg
  • http://vanmeterlibraryvoice.blogspot.com/2013/05/when-students-create-their-own.html
  • http://digitalcommons.macalester.edu/libtech_conf/2013/sessions/42/
  • Madison Area Technical College, Madison, WI - http://libguides.madisoncollege.edu/content.php?pid=53857
  • Edgewood College, Madison, WI - http://library.edgewood.edu/Services/VideoChat.aspx
  • Fayetteville Free Library, Fayetteville, NY - http://fflib.org/read/book-club
  • http://youtu.be/Gx5qxAqWvDo
  • http://skypeanauthor.wikifoundry.com/
  • Skype in the Classroom – Chat with Penguin Books authors - https://education.skype.com/partners/14-penguin-books
  • Marlboro Free Library, Marlboro, NY 4 th -5 th graders in both countries.
  • Prescott Valley Arizona - http://pvtrib.com/main.asp?SectionID=74&SubSectionID=857&ArticleID=55334
  • Bennington Public Library, NE - http://benlib.wordpress.com/
  • Holliston (MA) High School - http://libraryhhs.wordpress.com/
  • State Law Library of Montana - http://mtlawlibrary.wordpress.com/
  • Occupy Wall Street Library - http://peopleslibrary.wordpress.com/
  • Free Kittens!
  • Transcript

    • 1. Innovation on a Shoestring: Free & Cheap Tools 2013 Association for Rural & Small Libraries Annual Conference September 27, 2013 Louise Alcorn, West Des Moines, Iowa, Public Library Christa Burns, Nebraska Library Commission
    • 2. http://pinterest.com/ Online pinboard. Save, organize and categorize images, with links back to the original URL, of things you like. Issues to Consider: •Copyright •Pinterest Terms of Service •Implications for Libraries
    • 3. http://chat.zoho.com/ Widgets to embed online chat into your webpage.
    • 4. http://www.animoto.com/ Online video creation. Web-based and mobile apps. Free or pay accounts, including Free for Educators. Use for classes, BI, PR… Upload from your computer or grab from Facebook, Instagram, Picasa, Flickr and elsewhere. Select a video style, choose some music, add a few words of your own. Download, embed, or share your video via Facebook, YouTube, Vimeo, Twitter, and more..
    • 5. http://www.skype.com/ Voice, video calls and instant messaging over the Internet.
    • 6. QR Codes Embed: URL, Text, Phone number, SMS/Text They’re Everywhere! Property listings Cereal boxes Plant nurseries T-shirts Business cards Sharing recipes Links to coupons, contests
    • 7. Create Many free QR code creators online -http://qrcode.kaywa.com/ -http://www.qrstuff.com/ …and many more URL shortners & QR code creators -http://bit.ly/ (add .qr to the shortened url to get the code) -http://goo.gl/ (also generates a url with a code) To customize, you can add design, color, logo to QR code. Do not block the three squares or else the code will not scan. You need 1.Smartphone, iPad etc. 2.Download Apps to read QR codes 3.Steady hand while clicking the QR code Accommodate for those who do not have a smartphone- always include a website link.
    • 8. Physical < -- > Virtual http://bit.ly/qPxQ7X Contra Costa County Library and Bus
    • 9. http://wordpress.com/ Hosted version of the open source package. Start a blog or webpage without any technical knowledge.
    • 10. http://www.flickr.com/photos/nirak/270214202/in/set-72157600211910763/
    • 11. Christa Burns Special Projects Librarian Nebraska Library Commission christa.burns@ nebraska.gov Louise Alcorn Reference Technology Librarian West Des Moines, Iowa, Public Library louise.alcorn@ wdm.iowa.gov http://delicious.com/cjburns42/ARSL2013 http://slideshare.net/lalcorn

    ×