Uploading files to shared folders on Box

What is Box?? ‘Box’ is a cloud storage service, similar to Google Drive or Dropbox. The University of Chicago has a site license with Box, so that you have free unlimited storage when you log in with your CNET-ID. There are many useful things you can do...

Embedding large video files in Canvas with Kaltura Media

If you have large video files, you have (at least) 3 options for getting them into Canvas: Upload them directly to Canvas like you would a PDF. Upload them to Box and insert a link within Canvas. Upload to Kaltura and embed within Canvas. Option 1 is undesirable...
AntConc Concordancer Software

AntConc Concordancer Software

On Wednesday, March 1st, Nick Swinehart gave a workshop on the basics of AntConc, a concordancer tool that can analyze any language. Below are some resources from that workshop, and here is a tutorial series from its creator, Dr. Laurence Anthony. Please contact Nick...

Using ‘Zoom’ for Online Meetings

The University of Chicago Language Center uses Zoom as its primary tool for online meetings. Zoom allows users from multiple endpoints to meet via a URL or Meeting ID, rather than exchanging user names. Users do not need to create an account, though free accounts are...