#679 ChromeVox screen reader

This Chrome browser extension (ChromeVox) allows you to experience web content as a person using a screen reader. It can be used in combination of […]

#659 Readability: Is my text audience appropriate?

I am often a waffler. I can overly complicate my writing which occasionally can make the meaning somewhat blurry and indistinct….See what I mean! Often […]

#652 Google search tips

Most of us use Google every day as part of our web searches and research. Many of us have only scratched the surface of the […]

#646 Digitise printed tables in Excel (or from screens)

I remember back to doing dissertations and digitising tables was a long hand task of manually creating them using Excel and extracting data from books […]

TexQuest: Curated, Safe, and Customizable Online Resources for Students

Submitted by the Texas Library Association As a library media specialist, I am fortunate to have access to the TexQuest materials and resources in the […]

#637 MS Teams: Create a task from a post in Teams

Easily create a task from a post in Teams. Watch this 1 minute video to show you how… Image: Photo by Brett Jordan on Unsplash

#625 Hypothes.is [2/2]: Annotating PDFs in your browser

As we saw in #621 Hypothes.is [1/2]: Make reading active, visible, and social, Hypothes.is is a powerful digital tool for annotating webpages and especially social […]

#621 Hypothes.is [1/2]: Make reading active, visible, and social

Hypothesis is a digital annotation tool that allows anyone to add, view, and respond to comments on pretty much any public webpage. It is a […]

#593 Trello: Calendar view

I am a big fan of Trello. I use it to organise my projects using ‘boards’ and ‘cards’. One useful power-up that you can add […]

Digital Tools for News Literacy

Today, we have more sources of information, more ways to access that information, and more knowledge in general than probably any other time in history. […]

#575 PDF Accessibility checking and adjusting in Acrobat

Acrobat offers an inbuilt PDF checker and adjustment tools that enable you to review and correct some accessibility issues that may arise in PDF documents. […]

Fact, Fake, Spin? Information Literacy

https://unsplash.com/photos/2TS23o0-pUc And so go the days, weeks, months. Inundated by daily news, counter news, fake news, real news, updated news. A whole wide world of […]

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