Welcome to the PALNI Technology Tools website. This website was developed by a task force of instructional technologists and librarians. Each tool included on this site has been evaluated for quality and ease of use, and vetted to ensure it meets accessibility and privacy standards.

How to use this site:

Browse tools by category by clicking from the list below. Or, select All Tools to see a list of options. In our description of each technology, we provide basic instructions and resources for getting started. If you need additional information or instruction contact your campus educational technology support.

If your favorite classroom technology is missing, please let us know about it by using the Submit A Tool feature!

Tool Categories

Active Learning 


Digital Media

Flipped & Online Classes


Group Work & Collaboration

Online Communication

Presentation tools

Research Tools

Resource & File Sharing

Video Tools

Writing Tools