Digital Tools Repository
A collection of free online resources to aid the enhancement of blended learning within your course. These digital tools are available as teaching aid/summative assessment for lecturers and as a means for students to demonstrate knowledge gain via the use of interactive technology.
Search and collect social media posts and links to information by using Tagboard to search and organise any hashtag. You can also create embeddable, personalised tagboards for linked users and groups to share information and research swiftly.
Blog Ideas Generator
HubSpot's Blog Ideas Generator allows you to generate ideas for creative writing or blog posts based around themes or key words.
It can be useful for anyone creating accessible content or working on media/ marketing projects.
Description: Simple online graphic design tool for making banners, magazine covers, menus, presentations and all whole range of promotional material.
Google Fonts is a free directory of 600 free fonts which can be easily used for web content or downloaded for wider application.
Collaborative presentation tool from Google, allowing online collaboration in creating and presenting a slide presentation. Accessible online anywhere, and has Powerpoint conversion features.
Image Color Picker
Image Color Picker is an online colour matching service which allows you to find the specific color code (in HTML, RGB, or HSV) to match an image or design.
Infogram is a creative tool which allows you to create infographics, charts, maps, graphics and dashboards.
It is compatible with Microsoft Excel via Infogram Charts and their infographics also work well with mobile devices.
Transforms video clips and photographs into short videos, allowing you to choose themes and add music or voice-overs. You can then share your masterpiece with different audiences.
Nimbus Screenshot and Screen Video Recorder
Nimbus Capture is a handy digital tool for advance screenshot techniques.
It allows you to capture the visible part of a screen, specific areas, a selected scroll of content, an entire window; it allows for flexible capture and manipulation of images. You can also edit and add notes, print and save.
Not suitable for use on campus.