Tag: tell a story
Sutori is an online presentation tool that allows users to create story timelines that can include photos, audio, video, documents, and quizzes. The resulting presention is displayed on a single page with elements sequenced along a central timeline. Individual projects can be shared with and edited by other Sutori users. Sutori is particularly useful for visualizing information as steps in a process or as a series of events.
Wax is a minimal computing project that leverages the static-site generator, Jekyll, to create digital exhibitions focused on longevity, low costs, and flexibility.
CollectionBuilder an open-source, minimal-infrastructure platform for developing online archives and collections, developed by librarians at the University of Idaho.
Exhibit (exhibit.so) is storytelling tool from The University of St Andrews that takes advantage of of the International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) standard, allowing users to create sequential annotations on images from institutional image repositories.
Siftr is an online platform and accompanying smartphone ‘app’ that allows groups of people to collect photographs ‘in the field’ and have those photos geo-located on a map.
Twine is an open source tool used for creating interactive hypertext stories, poetry, games and interactive art.
Omeka is a platform used for the curation of digital media and for creating online exhibits that showcase those collections. Omeka gives students opportunities to do creative work for a public audience, encouraging discussions around the construction and display of knowledge, and in the process of researching the objects in the collection.
The McGraw Commons is an online publishing platform for teaching and learning powered by Wordpress, popular and easy-to-use software for websites and blogs.
Audacity is a free and open-source digital audio editor and audio recording application available for Windows, macOS, Linux. The software is easy to use and to install and provides advanced features such as multi-track recording, sound effects, and filters.
ArcGIS Online is online Geographic Information System (GIS) software designed to store, manipulate, and analyze spatial data. Maps can be shared with other Princeton users or made public on the web.
Google MyMaps is an online tool enabling the creation of personal digital maps. Choose from different base maps, add points, lines and regions, and add narrative text, audio, and video.
StoryMapJS is a free, online tool developed by Northwestern University’s Knight Lab. Through an intuitive web interface, students can assemble a series of slides containing titles, text, images, and video and associate those slides with geographic locations. When complete, the resulting slideshow animates and illustrates a path on a map.