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Productive Scholar: OpenScholar-Personal Websites for Scholars

openscholar-logoIn this Productive Scholar Session, Angel Brady of the Educational Technologies Center, presented OpenScholar, an OIT-supported web page creation service that allows for faculty and graduate students to create personal, professional academic sites.  OpenScholar can host personal CVs, current publications and information about past and current research. The OpenScholar system is very easy to use and is focused on the types of information presented on academic profile websites. Continue reading

Academic Earth: Thousands of Video Lectures at Your Fingertips

academic_earth_logo.jpgHave you ever wanted to watch a lecture on a certain topic from any University from a well known lecturer? Academic Earth is a service where you can watch recorded lectures from places like MIT, Yale, and Princeton. You can also search by lecturer or topic.  Some of these materials are also available on iTunesU or YouTube.

Another feature that’s nice about Academic Earth is that you can rate the lecture. Here is the site if you would like to check out some video lectures: