Tag Archives: QuickStart Guide

QuickStart Guide: File Management and Storage with WebSpace

webspace_logo.jpgWebSpace is Princeton University’s web-based system for file management, sharing, and storage. Not only can you upload files to this site for storage, but you can also share files with other faculty members and students. Shared documents can be viewed, modified, and distributed via WebSpace. You have 5GB of space on WebSpace. To learn more about WebSpace, please click on the link below to access the QuickStart guide.

QuickStart Guide: File Management and Storage with WebSpace (PDF)

QuickStart Guide: Text Analysis with TextSTAT

textSTAT_logo.jpgTextSTAT is a concordance program which was designed to be user friendly and provide simple Internet functionality. Texts can be combined to form a corpora. The program analyzes each these text corpora and displays word frequency lists, concordances, and keywords in context according to search terms. To learn more about TextSTAT, click on the link below to view the QuickStart Guide.

QuickStart Guide: Text Analysis with TextSTAT (PDF)

QuickStart Guide: Using Images in Microsoft’s SharePoint

microsoft-office-sharepoint-logo.jpgSharePoint is a collaborative tool available to Princeton faculty and staff. It is a web-based tool for sharing information and documents with others. A SharePoint site is a website that provides a central storage and collaboration space for documents, information, and ideas. This QuickStart guide will show you how to work with images (upload, search, change the view, and load in PowerPoint) in a SharePoint site. To view this guide, click on the link below.

QuickStart Guide: Using Images in Microsoft’s SharePoint (PDF)

QuickStart Guide: RSS and RSS Feed Readers

rss_logo.jpgThis QuickStart Guide discusses the web 2.0 feature of RSS and RSS feed readers. RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is a family of web feed formats used to publish frequently updated work. It’s a great way to get the latest headlines and new material from a website without having to always visit the site to see if anything is new. It’s a great time saver. RSS feed readers that are highlighted in this guide are Google Reader, Bloglines, and Thunderbird.To learn more about RSS and RSS feed readers, click on the link below.

QuickStart Guide: RSS and RSS Feed Readers (PDF)

QuickStart Guide: Local File Management with Mendeley

mendeley_logo.jpgMendeley is a free cross-platform tool that helps you organize, manage, and share your research papers (in PDF format) on your computer and via a web interface. This tool allows for you to index your PDFs from your computer in an easy to search system. To learn more about Mendeley, click on the link below to view the QuickStart guide.

QuickStart Guide: Local File Management with Mendeley (PDF)