at the College of Charleston North Campus & Lowcountry Graduate Center

Yesware-free email tool for Gmail


Yesware is called “email for salespeople,” and tracks all sorts of handy things for you.
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An article covering its features here:
http://www.evolvingseo.com/2013/04/20/review-of-yesware-email-tracking/
Yesware link here

News About Our New Location


constructionhttp://blogs.cofc.edu/businessaffairs/2013/12/10/north-campus-relocation/

Copyright and You


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This helpful webpage has links to copyright information, if you need to use a piece of video for a class. It also has links to free images and copyright free content! That’s where the image in this post came from. What does it have to do with this post? Nothing!
http://blogs.cofc.edu/tlt/teaching/copyright-information/

Downloadable Infographics


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Have a report to write? Read this article by Desmond Wong and download free templates to help you create your own infographics!
5 Infographics to Teach You How to Easily Create Infographics in PowerPoint [+ TEMPLATES]

Google Tips from TeachThought


source: http://www.teachthought.com/
Google Like a Boss

Accessing .gov sites during the government shutdown


The government shutdown has made some websites essential to your research unavailable. Follow this article for a few suggestions of how to access some sites.
http://www.popsci.com/article/technology/how-access-government-websites-during-shutdown

Tutorials


I love YouTube for tutorials on how to do almost anything (Boolean searching, quadratic equations), but my son just told me about a new tutorial site.
http://www.instructables.com/

is more do-it-yourself and project focused than educational, but it might be a great place to visit for class projects or your Halloween costumes!

New for Continuing Education or Professional Development


New for Fall. The College of Charleston is offering short courses online to improve your skills for personal, educational or professional purposes. They also provide you with the convenience of being able to learn anywhere, anytime!
To learn more about these 6 week courses, visit http://www.north.cofc.edu/continuing-ed/online-l
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A Vision of the Future


Author David Brin predicted Google glass. What else does he say?
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Your Librarian is on Vacation


While your librarian is vacationing, please access reference help from your home institutions (where you pay your tuition) following the links on the right of the screen. Look for the Ask, or Ask Us! Tab or link.
I will return Monday, July 8.
Happy summer!
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