Selections from the toolkits of our librarians
Google Analytics is a tool that can be integrated with your website, blog, or other web presence in order to collect and report data that will help you to evaluate and improve your site's effectiveness and visibility. Standard and custom reports help you manage and boost your viewership and thus maximize your web presence.
Heat maps and other visualization tools, for working with your own uploaded data. A simple way to quickly geocode addresses.
Kahoot is a game-based classroom response for administering quizzes, facilitating discussions, or collecting survey data.
Web-based polling tool that uses web and mobile-device responses instead of clickers.
Qualtrics is a web-based survey creation, collection, and analysis software tool. Can be used for the creation of open surveys, targeted (panel) surveys, and open polling.
A popular, web-based application for creating survey forms:
- Create surveys with different questions types
- Apply themes and use templates
- Collect responses
- Analyze results
Interactive polling software. TurningPoint has established itself as a major player in audience response technology, so you'll find a lot of support for it at Penn. For instance, SAS Computing has standardized on the ResponseCard system from TurningPoint.
TurningPoint is under active development. They are now offering a product called "ResponseWare", which allows students to respond using a laptop or any web-capable smartphone.