Tool for converting powerpoint presentations with animations to pdf
- Massimo Rimondini developed the Powerpoint add-in PPspliT that allows to split animated slides into separate slides for different steps of the animation. This tool is very useful for creating pdf files that mimic the powerpoint animations. URL:
- There is also a similar functionality by Neil Mitchell, which is a bit more complicated to use but may nevertheless suit your purposes better. URL: http://neilmitchell.blogspot.com/2007/11/creating-pdf-from-powerpoint-with.html
Tool for extracting search results (Google Scholar etc.) as csv files
Anne-Wil Harzing provides a tool for extracting lists of references from web services like Google Scholar as csv files. This tool can be downloaded here.
This is the location of my office on our university campus.
Open source map data are a great ressource. General information about the OSM project can be found here.
The data can only be of high quality if enough people contribute. There are simple tools with which one can easily report or fix errors or add improvements, even if one is not a mapping or GPS expert, e.g.
- keepright with start point Beuth University of Applied Sciences Berlin or elsewhere (in German, in English)
- OSM inspector