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Graduate Students -- Tools, Resources, and Research: Word Processing, Presentation, Spreadsheet, Video

Word Processing - Presentation - Spreadsheet Tools

Apache Open Office: http://www.openoffice.org/

Apache OpenOffice is the leading open-source office software suite for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, graphics, databases and more. It works on all common computers. It can also read and write files from other common office software packages. It can be downloaded and used completely free of charge for any purpose.

 Google Drive: Create new documents, spreadsheets, and presentations on your own or share and collaborate with others in real time. All your changes are saved automatically in Drive.

Quickoffice

Open and edit Microsoft® Office documents, spreadsheets, and presentations on your phone or tablet.

More info on Google Drive

Screen Casting / Video Tools

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Jing --Share Ideas Instantly: http://www.techsmith.com/jing.html

Simple and free, Jing is the perfect way to enhance your fast-paced online conversations. Create images and videos of what you see on your computer screen, then share them instantly!

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Screencastomatic: http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/

One-click screen capture recording on Windows or Mac computers with no install for FREE!

 

VideoPad Free Video Editor VideoPad Free Video Editor: http://www.nchsoftware.com/videopad/index.html

 VideoPad is free video editing software for Windows.

  • Edit video from any camcorder Capture video from a DV camcorder, VHS, webcam, or import most any video file format including avi, wmv,mpv and divx.
  • Full of transitions and visual effects Over 50 visual and transition effects to add a professional touch to your movies.
  • Create videos for DVD, HD, YouTube and more Burn movies to DVD for playback on TV, or as a standalone video file to share online or put on portable devices.

 

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With the Video Editor, you can:

  • Combine multiple videos and images you've uploaded to create a new video
  • Trim your clips to custom lengths
  • Add music to your video from a library of approved tracks
  • Customize clips with special tools and effects

You can get to the Editor at http://www.youtube.com/editor