Digital Tools & Platforms

Exploring digital tools that you can use to add value to open content.

  • nQuire-it a platform for and creating scientific missions and resources, the 'Spot-It missions' could be used to develop some creative work using open images
  • SmartHistory is an area of the Khan Academy platform and it offers a global and overarching introduction to Art
  • P2PU (Peer 2 Peer University)

Search & Query tools
  • TinEye is a reverse search engine which can be used to find out where an image came from, how it is being used, if modified versions of the image exist, or to find higher resolution versions. It is free for non commercial use.
  • Open Attribute a browser tool to make it easy for anyone to copy and paste the correct attribution for any CC licensed work
  • Photos for Class searches Flickr for CC images and returns fully attributed images
    Europeana Colour Explorer experimental page that showcases filtering images on the Europeana by colour

Learning design tools.

Graphic & Media Tools
  • Canva is a drag and drop design tool that allows you combine design elements including, layout text text and graphic elements. Ideal for remixing open images.
  • Pixlr
  • Instagiffer free desktop app for creating gifs from video or image files

Sharing Open Content on Social Media Platforms

The following list offer suggestions for pages or resources members might want to develop?
  • Tablets
  • Smartphones