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Instructional Design & eLearning

Tools for Instruction

The tools listed here are used for creating library instruction, such as online tutorials.

For questions about using these, contact Yvonne Mery or Nicole Hennig.

Specialized websites

Tool What it's good for Who has access Examples Notes
Articulate Rise 360 websites with quizzes, labeled graphics, scenarios, matching activities, and other interactive content Nicole, Yvonne, Maribeth (for HSL) Anatomy of a Scholarly Article Responsive design, so it works well on mobile devices.
Articulate Storyline 360
(Windows only)
interactive tutorials that simulate the real world with drag and drop functionality Nicole & Yvonne Mind Mapping for Focusing Your Topic Uses HTML5 instead of Flash.
Sidecar Learning step-by-step tutorials with 2 frames side by side UA staff Analyzing a Literature Review Replaces Guide on the Side.

LibGuides | (Login)

guides to subjects, courses, topics, and also instructional content. UA staff

Subject guide: Mexican-American Studies

All guides

Has re-usable content blocks for sharing between our own guides and those of other university libraries.

LibAnswers | (Login)

brief answers to frequently asked questions some UA libraries staff Ask Us: Quick Answers We've divided the answers between Library Research and Spaces & Materials
D2L course management system UA faculty & staff Library Tutorials 2021-22 Self-register to see Library Tutorials 2021.
Pressbooks | UA Pressbooks create and host ebooks and other open educational material online (and for download as EPUB). UA faculty & staff

A book made with Pressbooks: Driving Educational Change

Pressbooks catalogs from various academic institutions.

Uses a modified Wordpress interface. Create books that can be read online and also downloaded as EPUB for your e-reading device or app.
UA Sites Simplified Drupal websites managed by the UITS Campus Web Services team. Use for sites that are not part of our main website, such as for conferences and events. UA faculty & staff, $240 per year

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