Online Tools

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Books and Literature

...About Art

Historical Media

Science Materials

  • Encyclopedia of Life seeks to collect information and pictures of all forms of life on Earth
  • PLOS, Public Library of Science, nonprofit publisher of scholarly works and academic papers
  • BioRxiv, biology research
  • SocArXiv, sociology research
  • arXiv, open access to 1,180,311 e-prints in physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance and statistics
  • PeerJ, peer-reviewed, open-access articles on life-, bio-, health sciences and computer science

Open-source Scholarship

Free Education!

Documentaries and Videos

  • Free Documentaries
  • SnagFilms lots of free documentaries here, too, as well as low-budget short films to inspire
  • TED—always worth your time
  • Cinemetrics, an incredible database of cinema data: length, average shot length, number of shots. Also offers free software to measure your own videos

Self-improvement, Organization

  • TiddlyWiki, an absurdly simple personal wiki
  • Habitica, an online app to help you learn better habits
  • Vote Smart provides the voting record and positions of government officials

Tech Tools

Webpage Design

  • Don't Fear the Internet is a beautifully clear series of tutorials (written and video) that can guide you in how these webpage things work
  • Web design in 4 minutes. It shouldn't work, but this is a really great introduction.
  • If you liked that, check out his code on GitHub.

I Like Processing.

These are Almost Tools.