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HEURIST es un sistema de gestión de bases de datos diseñado específicamente para datos de Humanidades. Cualquier investigador capacitado puede diseñar, crear, gestionar, analizar y publicar su(s) propia(s) base(s) de datos(s) bien estructurada(s) a través de una sencilla interfaz web, sin programadores ni consultores. Se puede empezar con el diseño de una base de datos nueva en minutos y de una aplicación completa en algunas horas, utilizando el servicio en línea gratuito alojado en el Centro de Datos de la Universidad de Sydney.

Code license: Open source, GNU GPL, GNU GPL v3
Last updated: 26 May 2018
Code license: Closed source
Last updated: 26 Sep 2017

EPPT allows users to encode image-based scholarly editions without having to know XML syntax. It automates or semi-automates repeating attributes, and provides templates to reduce errors and accelerate the encoding process.

Last updated: 9 Aug 2016

VoodooPad is an annotation and organization tool. You may drag and drop folders, PDF files, applications, and URLs into VoodooPad, while maintaining the links. VoodooPad provides full screen editing, the ability to export your pages as HTML documents, and search capabilities.

Last updated: 14 Jul 2016

NewRadial es un entorno de visualización interactiva que utiliza un sistema adaptador para mostrar y combinar contenido de bases de datos con acceso remoto o situado localmente. Aunque originariamente fue diseñado para bases de datos basadas en imágenes, las funcionalidades de NewRadial se han extendido para poder lograr la manipulación y anotación, en un campo visual, de una base de datos de textos.

Code license: Open source, GNU GPL, GNU GPL v3
Last updated: 7 Jun 2016

Rehearsal Assistant is an open source voice/audio recorder. You may organize recordings, record reminders and lists, and annotate events. Though this app is still actively available, it doesn't appear to be regularly updated or offer fixes to current bugs.

Last updated: 23 Feb 2016

Vertov is a free media annotating plug-in for the research tool Zotero. Vertov allows you to cut audio and video files into clips, annotate the clips, and integrate annotations with other research sources and notes stored in Zotero. You must first download and install Firefox and Zotero before using Vertov.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2015

VideoANT is an online environment that synchronizes web based video with timeline based annotations.

Last updated: 8 Sep 2015

Editors' Notes es una herramienta basada en la web de código abierto para la grabación, organización, conservación, y el acceso a las notas de apertura de investigación, construido para las necesidades de los proyectos de edición de documentales, archivos y bibliotecas de colecciones especiales.

Code license: Open source
Last updated: 8 Jul 2015

Microsoft OneNote es una libreta virtual que permite al usuario guardar notas e información en un solo entorno y realizar búsquedas en libretas compartidas para agilizar la administración de información y el trabajo con otros. OneNote era un software pago, pero ahora es gratuito en todas las plataformas.

Code license: Closed source
Last updated: 5 Jul 2015

Springpad era una aplicación web que permitía a los usuarios registrados crear, organizar y compartir comentarios y notas. Servía para crear marcadores de páginas, buscar productos en línea, organizar información por medio de etiquetas, crear un boletín digital y compartir información a través de páginas públicas.

Last updated: 23 Jun 2015

Yahoo!Notepad es una herramienta para llevar a cabo toma de notas. El usuario puede guardar notas y acceder a ellas luego desde cualquier computadora. Debe registrarse en Yahoo! para poder utilizar esta aplicación.

Last updated: 16 Jun 2015

Esta es una herramienta sencilla para crear hojas para tomar nota personalizadas (por ejemplo, hojas con estilos gráficos, con renglones o en blanco). El usuario podrá automatizar la generación de hojas y así personalizarlas con su nombre, fechas, etc.

Code license: Closed source
Last updated: 16 Jun 2015

Snapzen es una herramienta de búsqueda utilizada para colaborar con otras personas sobre la información de cualquier página web, directo desde el buscador.

El usuario puede intercambiar información sobre las páginas web con colegas, amigos o familiares. Es fácil colaborar con otras personas porque pueden ver exactamente lo mismo que se visualiza en las páginas web.

Snapzen es una gran alternativa si aún utiliza las funciones de copiar y pegar, herramientas de captura de pantalla, correo electrónico o chat para conversar sobre páginas webs.

Code license: Closed source
Last updated: 15 Jun 2015

Dispute Finder es un complemento de Firefox que permite añadir etiquetas de "controversial" a texto de sitios web y visualizar partes de texto que otros hayan etiquetado.

Last updated: 24 May 2015

Domeo es una aplicación web extensa que permite a los usuarios visualizar, y crear y compartir de forma efectiva una base ontológica de anotación "stand-off" en documentos HTML o XML. La herramienta es compatible con el manual, totalmente automatizada o semi-automatizada con registros completos de procedencias, así como también anotación personal o comunitaria con autorización de acceso y control.

Last updated: 22 May 2015

Project le permite a los investigadores organizar y manejar todos los resultados de las investigaciones de manera segura, simple y organizada. Está diseñado para ayudar a los universitarios e investigadores académicos, en cualquier etapa de la carrera, a llevar un registro y así poder estar informados sobre todos los posibles resultados. Es una aplicación clara, útil, y sencilla que integra el flujo de trabajo existente del investigador para lograr una forma de trabajo más eficiente y asegurar así que tengan más tiempo para realizar más descubrimientos.

Last updated: 19 May 2015

El entorno de enlace texto-imagen (TILE, según las siglas en innglés) es una herramienta basada en la web que permite crear y editar ediciones electrónicas basadas en imágenes y archivos digitales de textos de las humanidades. Permite al usuario importar y exportar líneas e imágenes de texto transcritas, así como marcar la imagen, e incluye un reconocedor de oraciones semi-automático.

Last updated: 18 May 2015

El trabajo de colaboración para la creación de texto Text Creation Partnership convirtió aproximadamente 55,000 títulos provenientes del banco de imágenes EEBO de ProQuest en textos compatibles con formatos SGML/XML que permiten la búsqueda a texto completo. Estos textos contienen valiosos campos de metadatos que indican si los mismos incluyen características como lenguaje académico, citas bibliográficas y formas epistolares.

Last updated: 17 May 2015

Collex permite a los usuarios recopilar, anotar y etiquetar objetos en línea, para reutilizar en ensayos o exposiciones ilustrados interrelacionadas.

Last updated: 9 May 2015

Aplicación con todas las funciones para la lectura, anotación, organización y envío de archivos PDF. Dispone de capacidad para anotar archivos PDF con tinta, rotulador, grabaciones de audio y fotos. Para iPad o tabletas Android .

Code license: Closed source
Last updated: 1 May 2015

NB

NB está designado para que docentes y estudiantes universitarios puedan anotar PDFs de manera colaborativa en un ambiente en línea. El docente puede subir los materiales del curso (por ejemplo, bibliografía) y ponerlos a disposición de los estudiantes. Los estudiantes pueden crear anotaciones públicas o privadas referidos a estos PDFs. NB incluye la posibilidad de que los docentes y (opcionalmente) los estudiantes puedan generar y descargar en PDF un documento consolidado con todas las anotaciones.

Code license: Open source, MIT License
Last updated: 29 Apr 2015

SMHO - Sincronizador de Metadata de Historia Oral (OHMS en sus siglas en inglés) es un conveniente y eficaz recurso para el acceso a la historia oral ofreciendo a los usuarios -> la capacidad de contar con buscador a nivel de palabra , una transcripción correlativa con el tiempo (contexto) o conectar a la entrevista indexada el término de búsqueda textual al momento correspondiente en la entrevista grabada en línea.

Code license: Open source
Last updated: 6 Apr 2015

CATMA (Computer Aided Textual Markup & Analysis) is a free, open source markup and analysis tool from the University of Hamburg's Department of Languages, Literature and Media. It incorporates three interactive modules: (1) The tagger enables flexible and individual textual markup and markup editing. (2) The analyzer incorporates a query language and predefined functions. It also includes a query builder that allows users to construct queries from combinations of pre-defined questions while allowing for manual modification for more specific questions.

Code license: GNU GPL v3
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

MMax2 is a text annotation tool for creating and visualizing annotations. It has advanced and customizable methods for information and relation visualization.
Features:

  • Determination of the word class / part of speech (POS) for words in a text
  • Determination of word senses, including the disambiguation of homonymous and polysemous words
  • Detection of anaphoric expressions and identification of their antecedents
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

"The Virtual Lightbox for Museums and Archives (VLMA) is an educational tool for collecting and reusing in a structured fashion the online contents of museums and archives with visual components. With VLMA, you can browse and search collections, construct personal collections, export these collections to xml or Impress presentation format, annotate them, and share your collections with other VLMA users."

Code license: Open source
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

The Versioning Machine displays multiple versions of text encoded according to TEI Guidelines and allows for comparisons of annotation and introductory materials. This is a text editor and allows editors "to immediately see the consequences of their editorial decisions." This tool does not appear to have been updated since 2011.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Digilib is a web based client/server technology for images. The image content is processed on-the-fly by a Java Servlet on the server side so that only the visible portion of the image is sent to the web browser on the client side. It supports a wide range of image formats and viewing options on the server side while only requiring an internet browser with javascript and a low bandwidth internet connection on the client side.

Code license: Open source, GNU GPL
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

MLA, APA, Chicago / Turabian and most-common Bluebook forms as an integrated citing and note-taking platform for individual or group projects. Prompts for analysis of source types and is unique in offering teaching support and personal help on any citation. Instructor / librarian view allows teacher to comment on work-in-progress providing just-in-time feedback in-context. Archives copies of web pages and pdfs which can be annotated. Dashboard provides long-term access to a portfolio of work.

Code license: Closed source
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Sente is a full-featured reference manager for Macs, iPads and iPhones. It helps users build, organize and use very large research libraries so they will always be in control of their research literature.

  • gather
  • organize
  • read, annotate, take notes
  • sync
  • cite
Code license: Closed source
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Trailfire allows you to create "trails" -- or guides -- that link together web sites, add notes, and find content via other people's trails.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

A.nnotate.com allows you to annotate documents and images online. You may also collaborate on documents and index files. A.nnotate.com supports PDF and MS Office file formats, and runs on all common web browsers.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

The Annotator's Workbench is a software tool that enables users to create a collection from a set of existing video files, segment that collection, create annotations and assign vocabulary terms to the segments, and control access. This tool is part of the Ethnographic Video for Institution and Analysis (EVIA) Digital Archive Project at Indiana University and the University of Michigan.

Code license: Open source
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Annozilla allows you to view and create annotations associated with a web page. To use Annozilla you need to install the packages and get set up with an account with the W3C test server.

Code license: Open source
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Co-ment is a text annotation and collaborative writing tool. Co-ment provides a friendly graphic user interface for text annotation, collaboration and writing texts online.

Code license: GNU Affero GPL v.3
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Digress.it is a WordPress plug-in that allows paragraph-level commenting in the margins of a text. Use digress.it as a collaboration tool for blog-style comment threads off individual paragraphs. Host your project on digress.it or download it for use with your own WordPress installation.

Code license: Open source
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

eLaborate is an online work environment in which scholars can upload scans, transcribe and annotate text, and publish the results as on online text edition which is freely available to all users.

Code license: GNU GPL v3
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

ELAN is a tool for creating annotations on multiple layers on audio and video resources. The textual content of annotations is in Unicode and the transcription is stored in XML.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

FieldWorks consists of software tools that help you manage linguistic and cultural data. FieldWorks supports tasks ranging from the initial entry of collected data through to the preparation of data for publication

Code license: GNU LGPL
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Fleck was a browser extension that allowed you to collect bookmarks and annotate webpages.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Google Notebook was a web application that helped you collect notes and information from the web for research or planning. You could use Google's bookmarklet to add text and images to any page of your notebooks, access your notebooks from any computer or your mobile phone, and also share your notebooks with others.

Google Notebook is no longer available, all the existing notebooks have been automatically converted into Google Docs files.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

The Annotator allows you to analyze any block of text created by other authors. You may use virtual markers to highlight important passages, questions, thoughts, or add comments.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Jarnal is an open-source application for notetaking, sketching, keeping a journal, making a presentation, annotating a document - including pdf - or collaborating using a stylus, mouse or keyboard. It is similar to Microsoft Windows Journal and to the earlier Mimeo whiteboarding and Palm notepad applications.

Code license: GPL
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Tinderbox is a personal content assistant that helps you visualize, analyze, and share your notes. Tinderbox provides maps, timelines, charts, and outlines to help you view and organize your information.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

MyStickies allows you to place virtual sticky notes on websites, viewable each time you visit the page. Requires users to create an account, and install either a browser extension or bookmarklet. When logged in, MyStickies provides an interface to browse, search, sort, and edit existing sticky notes. May be useful for annotating research from multiple online resources, or for collaborative, interactive editing across a team.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Notational Velocity is open-source software that allows you to search across thousands of notes. You may create a new note or view or edit an existing note.

Code license: Open source, GNU GPL v3
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Pliny is a scholarly note-taking and annotation tool. It may be used with both digital (web pages, images, PDF files) and non-digital (books, printed articles) materials, run as a desktop application on the user's computer. Pliny is useful for taking and managing annotations and notes while reading, as well as subsequently developing and presenting an interpretation.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Project Pad is web-based system for media annotation and collaboration for teaching and learning and scholarly applications. Project Pad provides tools for browsing and working with audio, video, and images from digital repositories. The user may organize and annotate excerpts within their own "online notebook." Available as a standalone web application or set of Sakai tools.

Code license: Open source, GPL
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Reframe It was a web browser plugin that created a space for comments in the righthand margin of any webpage. No plugin exists for Chrome, and the Firefox plugin is only available for older versions. Wikipedia lists project status as "unclear" as of May 23, 2014.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Scribe is a note-taking program that allows you to manage your research notes, quotes, thoughts, contacts, published and archival sources, digital images, outlines, timelines, and glossary entries. You can create, organize, index, search, link and cross-reference your note and source cards.
Further information about Scribe can also be found at http://echo.gmu.edu/toolcenter-wiki/index.php?title=Scribe, 23.05.2014.

Code license: Open source
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

SharedCopy was a tool developed by Choon Keat, allowing users to individually and collaboratively annotate webpages. SharedCopy worked with platforms including Twitter and Basecamp, and enabled integration with other online services via its API.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Available as a web-based service and as an app for iOS, Mac, PC, and Android, Google Drive allows users to create, store, edit, and share files across all their devices. Online and offline file access available. Requires a Google account for use, but allows files from Drive to be shared with non-Google users.

Last updated: 1 Sep 2016

WebLicht is a service-oriented architecture (SOA) for creating annotated text corpora. Development started in October 2008 as part of CLARIN-D's predecessor project D-SPIN, and further development and enhancement of WebLicht is an important goal of CLARIN-D, aiming to make WebLicht a fully-functional virtual research environment.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

This online tool can be used for a wide variety of annotation tasks, including visualization and collaboration.

brat is designed in particular for structured annotation, where the notes are not freeform text but have a fixed form that can be automatically processed and "interpreted" by a computer. brat also supports the annotation of n-ary associations that can link together any number of other annotations participating in specific roles. brat also implements a number of features relying on natural language processing techniques to support human annotation efforts.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

The cross-platform Advene application allows users to easily create comments and analyses of video documents, through the definition of time-aligned annotations and their mobilisation into
automatically-generated or user-written comment views (HTML documents). Annotations can also be used to modify the rendition of the audiovisual document, thus providing virtual montage, captioning, navigation... capabilities. Users can exchange their comments/analyses in the form of Advene packages, independently from the video itself.

Code license: Open source, GNU GPL v2
Last updated: 1 Dec 2016

LitBlitz is free beta Chrome extension that aims to improve how students and researchers manage their notes for literature reviews, assignment research and more by simplifying pdf management, allowing capture and annotation of document snippets


LitBlitz v1.0 is currently available as a Google Chrome extension.

LitBlitz, while still available on the Google Chrome store no longer appears to be under development, and the company url redirects to a Japanese language web page.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Annotation Studio is an open source, web-based annotation application that integrates a powerful set of textual interpretation tools behind an intuitive and easy-to-use interface. Users can upload their own texts, and annotate with styled text, video, images, and weblinks. To date, the project has been used with great success in disciplines such as Writing, Literature, Foreign Languages, Anthropology, Film and Media Studies, and others at institutions including Harvard, Yale, Stanford, MIT, Barnard College, and Washington University.

Code license: Open source, GNU GPL, GNU GPL v2
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

VSim facilitates the real-time exploration of highly detailed, three-dimensional computer models in both formal and informal educational settings.

Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

NowComment makes it easy to have rich, engaging discussions of online documents no matter how large (or small) your class or collaboration group. It's fast, powerful, and feature-rich: you can sort comments, skim summaries, create assignments, hide comments, highlight with multiple colors and meanings, and much more. Integrates to any LMS via LTI. Used in universities and K12 schools for the past 6 years.

Code license: Closed source
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014

Annotating documents with highlights and notes can quickly clutter the page. Annotations simplifies adding and managing notes to texts while keeping the documents clear and readable.

Features

  • Highlight text with colours, assign custom keywords or add notes
  • Auto-completion to match existing keywords as you type
  • Organise and filter annotations by collections, type, keywords or matching search criteria
  • Create relationships between different annotations
Last updated: 29 Dec 2014
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