We have collected a list of online tools that we have found to be helpful for teaching online or creating materials for an online course. Each of these tools is free, although you will probably need to register to access the tool, and it may be accompanied by advertising. (Ultimately, these need to be categorized)

To suggest additional tools, contact Carol Furchner (furchner@unm.edu)

Description and Link

  • Free Tech for Teachers
  • Center for Learning and Performance Technologies
  • Open Educational Resources
  • Merlot
  • MERLOT is a curated collection of free and open online teaching, learning, and faculty development services contributed and used by an international education community.

  • Audacity
  • Diigo
  • Social Bookmarking: Allows capture, annotation, sharing, and organizing bookmarks to web sites; makes it easy to share bookmarks or lists of bookmarks with your students.
  • Grammarly
  • Jing
  • Malwarebytes
    (PC only)
  • Screencast-O-Matic
  • Wordle