Salt Point Library Media Center Web Tools


NoodleBib Express - Individual citations in MLA, APA, or Chicago/Turabian format

NoodleBib MLA Starter - Simple MLA bibliography tool for our youngest scholars (grades 1-5, ESL)


Glogster - Create interactive multimedia posters

Animoto - Create a free 30 second video

PBWorks - Create a collaborative workspace (wiki) to encourage student-centered learning

Wordle: Untitled

Wordle - Generates "word clouds" from the text you provide, giving prominence to words that appear more frequently

Blabberize - Got a picture?? Blabberize it!

Museum Box - Provides the tools for you to build up an argument or description of an event, person or historical period by placing items in a virtual box.

Audacity - Free open source software for recording and editing sounds

Google Earth - Fly anywhere on earth!

CamStudio - Free screen recording software

Jing - Take a screen shot or short video of your computer monitor

Paint.net - Free image and photo editing software (like Adobe Photoshop)

Skype - Free video calling - video conference with another class

Delicious - Social bookmarking

Flickr - Online photo management and sharing application

Pixton - Make and share comic strips for free

Voki - Create personalized speaking avatars

Bubbl.us - Free brainstorming application - create colorful mindmaps

Voicethread - Transform media into collaborative spaces with video, voice, and text commenting

Pivot - Create unique stick figure animations

Survey Monkey - Create and publish online surveys in minutes

Timeline - Generate descriptive timelines

Zoho - Create, edit, and share presentations

Open Office - Free productivity suite (like Microsoft Office)

Google Books - Search and preview millions of books from libraries and publishers worldwide

Googe Docs - Create and share your work online and access your documents from anywhere

Google Sites - Free and easy way to create and share webpages

EduBlogs - Easily create and manage student or teacher blogs

Scribus - Open source desktop publishing (like Microsoft Publisher)