Proposed Session Title

There's Another App For That! Going Beyond Google Apps With Free Online Media Production Tools

Description

Do you ever find yourself needing to quickly, document a new online service to your patrons or want to communicate a really complex search over email without having to write down every step? Well, there’s a free online app. for screencasts - Screentoaster. How about creating a simple online image slideshow with audio? There’s a free online app. for that too - Animoto. Voice-over PowerPoint? Try VoiceThread. Grassroots video? Yup, there’s an app. for that too - Jaycut.

Free online media production tools have come a long ways in the past couple of years. At a time when getting funding to purchase production software may be a challenge, these options have never looked better. So bring your ideas and creativity, you will have an opportunity to experience how to quickly "write" digitally with these user-friendly tools.

Start Date

17-3-2010 3:40 PM

Target Audience

Public Libraries, Academic Libraries, School Libraries, Special Libraries

Technical Expertise

basic

 
Mar 17th, 3:40 PM

There's Another App For That! Going Beyond Google Apps With Free Online Media Production Tools

Do you ever find yourself needing to quickly, document a new online service to your patrons or want to communicate a really complex search over email without having to write down every step? Well, there’s a free online app. for screencasts - Screentoaster. How about creating a simple online image slideshow with audio? There’s a free online app. for that too - Animoto. Voice-over PowerPoint? Try VoiceThread. Grassroots video? Yup, there’s an app. for that too - Jaycut.

Free online media production tools have come a long ways in the past couple of years. At a time when getting funding to purchase production software may be a challenge, these options have never looked better. So bring your ideas and creativity, you will have an opportunity to experience how to quickly "write" digitally with these user-friendly tools.