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Smarter collaboration: Shared workspace

Shared workspace


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Here are tools to create a digital workspace where everyone can write notes and post links, photos and films. Creat a storyboard for a film, collect material for an assignment or group work. 

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. The author is Linneunilib (Linnaeus University Library).

This license applies to the text and layout on this page. Images and films may have other licenses which must be respected when reusing.

Padlet

Padlet lets you create a digital noticeboard where you and chosen colleagues can write notes and upload documents, slideshows, podcasts, films or links. Just drag and drop files on to the workspace. You can create lots of different spaces and share them with whoever you want, even publically.You can create only a few different Padlet pages on the free version. If you want more then you will have to pay.

Useful for

  • Collect ideas, brainstorming 
  • Storyboard
  • Planning an activity or event
  • Collect everyone's lecture or field work notes on one page 

Here's a short introduction film.

Lino

Lino is also a digital workspace where you and colleagues can write notes and upload files, links, films etc. You can write small post-it notes and then arrange them in categories just as you do on a whiteboard in the classroom. Works on all devices.

Useful for

  • Collect ideas, brainstorming 
  • Storyboard
  • Planning an activity or event
  • Collect everyone's lecture or field work notes on one page