Evernote is a popular tool for saving entire web pages and more-readable versions of them. Pages can be organized in notebooks and shared. 

Features: File Sharing

Vimeo is a video-sharing website in which users can upload, share and view videos.

Type of tool: File Sharing

Dropbox is a file hosting service that offers cloud storage, file synchronization, personal cloud, and client software. Dropbox allows users to...

Features: File Sharing

Basecamp is a project management tool. It lets users share and update files, assign tasks, and develop a shared timeline for projects.

Features: File Sharing
Type of tool: Videoconferencing

A part of ELI Apps, Google Hangouts are videoconferences. Up to ten people can talk at once. Users can share Google Drive documents, show what...

Features: Live messaging, Videoconferencing, Collaborative document editing

Skype is a videoconferencing service that can be run from desktops, lapts, smartphones, or tablets. It’s free to use for fewer then...

Features: Screen sharing, Videoconferencing


This is Yale’s file sharing solution. Each user has 50 GB of storage space, and the maximum file size is 5 GB.

Features: File Sharing
Type of tool: Social Media

Google+ is Google’s social media platform: their answer to Facebook.

Users can create a profile, create or join Communities, post...

Features: Blogging, Forums and discussion, Peer-to-peer messaging

Online survey building and data collection/analysis

Features: Tests, quizzes, and surveys