Summer 2017 KINspiration

Over this summer the eLearning + Digital Strategy team is sending you a weekly short video clip to #KINspire you to explore academic technology…

Post your own KINspiration on our social media Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram with #kinspired. YouTube playlist link:

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KINspiration #8: Adobe Acrobat Pro … Lesser-Known Features

Adobe Acrobat Pro…Lesser-known Features

Adobe Acrobat Pro allows you to combine files,
reorder pages, convert scanned documents to editable text, read that text out loud, export it to Word or Excel, comment the PDF for others.

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KINspiration #7: Organizing Research with Mendeley

Mendeley Reference Manager allows you to easily organize and search your personal library, annotate documents, and cite as you write.

Untitled-1KINspiration #6: Provide your anonymous feedback on our School’s website – and get a #UMNProud button.

We are constantly improving the School of Kinesiology website to serve prospective and current students, researchers, the media, and our own faculty and staff. We value your feedback and suggestions. And you are getting a #UMNproud button.

summerkinspiration5.jpgKINspiration #5: Social Media

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

Stay up to date with the School of Kinesiology by following our social media accounts.

summerkinspiration3.jpgKINspiration #4: Speech-to-Text

Link to

Speak your words and the computer types them out. Works only with Google Chrome browser.

summerkinspiration3.jpgKINspiration #3: Z link, a URL shortening service

Link, including FAQ and video tutorial:

Z link allows to share and manage shortened links. It also provides QR for these links.

KINspiration #2: Online libraries for free images, audios, videos

Link to free media libraries:

Link to School of Kinesiology logos and templates:

KINspiration #1: Lynda, a free online tutorial




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