Free Technologies to Make Library Instruction Portable

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My top five picks on FREE technologies to make library instruction 'portable' - in other words, to make the way for flipped instruction or make it available online.

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Free Technologies to Make Library Instruction Portable

  1. 1. Seth Allen, MLIS AGS Outreach Librarian Bryan College Free Online Tools to Make Library Instruction Portable My Top 5 Picks
  2. 2. 5. Google Presentations Implications For Libraries ● Converting old PowerPoints to Google Docs for a flipped classroom or online classes ● Easy embedding of YouTube videos ● Scrolling Announcements for Library Website/Blog/LibGuide Very easy to embed YouTube Videos in Google Presentation!
  3. 3. 4. Google Forms + Flubaroo Implications for Libraries ● Good for summative assessments ● Answers are saved in a virtual spreadsheet which can be be graded AUTOMATICALLY with Flubaroo script ● Use as a back up for ILS system ● Automate and share form responses: ILL, Book Recommendation Forms, Requests for Library Instruction
  4. 4. 3. Smore Sign/Infographic Maker Implications for Libraries ● Appealing visualization of data ● Replacement for HTML pages dealing with library instruction ● Could be assigned to students to visualize their research ● Portable info - pages can be linked, embedded in LibGuides, Blogs, sites
  5. 5. 2. Screen-Cast-O-Matic Implications for Libraries ● Narrating video tutorials: ○ Databases ○ PowerPoints ○ Websites ● Creating a welcome video for new students/online students
  6. 6. 1. Padlet Virtual Pinboard Implications for Libraries ● Creates quick, interactive learning activities in/out of the classroom ● Engages visual and kinesthetic learners in ways the traditional lecture can’t
  7. 7. Runner Ups & Honorable Mentions Infographic Makers PiktoChart Easel.ly If I had more time, I could talk about many, many other technologies, including: Google Fusion Can be used to create instant maps from a spreasheet list or tables from raw spreadsheet date Screen Recorders Screenr Jing CamStudio Presentation Software Haiki Deck Prezi Animation PowToon GoAnimate

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