Lecture Capture and Retrieval Applications

Last Updated on Jul 24, 2014

Camtasia Relay

Camtasia Relay is a screen recording solution that allows you to easily record and share presentations, lectures, meetings, and mobile video from virtually anywhere. For more information, visit http://it.umn.edu/services/all/academic-technology-spaces/classroom-recording/index.htm.

Adobe® Presenter

Adobe® Presenter is a plug-in for Microsoft® PowerPoint that helps you easily convert PowerPoint slides into rich media presentations and eLearning content without leaving the familiar PowerPoint environment. Available through the U of MN Software Licensing; for more information, visit http://www.oit.umn.edu/technology-products/software/adobe-presenter.html.


VoiceThread is a dynamic web-based application that allows creating and sharing conversations around documents, snapshots, diagrams and videos, etc. The beauty of this product is in its capacity to support online interaction around a shared content item: comments can be made by typing, video/audio recording, phone calling, and drawing (doodling) right on the screen.

Camtasia Studio

Camtasia Studio is a professional multimedia design package developed by Techsmith for creating multimedia resources such as lectures, tutorials, presentations, videos, audio files, etc.

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate software is a rapid authoring tool to create a wide range of interactive and HTML5-based eLearning content without programming: application simulations, product demos, drag-and-drop modules, training materials, learning interactions, and quizzes.