Favorite Online Education

This features a list of all of my favorite online education sites and apps.

Marvin Belser
Marvin BelserList by Marvin Belser, last updated 2018-12-07
  1. Khan Academy icon

    Khan Academy is not-for-profit with the goal of changing education for the better by providing a free world-class education to anyone anywhere.

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  2. Udemy icon

    Udemy is an online learning and teaching marketplace with over 80000 courses and 24 million students, it uses content from online content creators to sell for profit.

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  3. Wikibooks icon

    Wikibooks is a Wikimedia community for creating a free library of educational textbooks that anyone can edit.

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  4. edX icon

    Based on a long history of collaboration and their shared educational missions, the founders are creating a new distance-learning experience. Anant Agarwal, former Director of MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, serves as the first president of edX.

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  5. Quizlet icon

    Master your academic subjects with the leading revision app! Create flashcards on all manner of topics, or choose from the millions designed by other Quizlet students. If you're doing standardized test prep for big exams (including GCSE or A Levels), doing revision for an...

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  6. Moodle icon

    Moodle is an open source tool for creating online dynamic web sites for their students. To work, it needs to be installed on a web server somewhere, either on one of your own computers or one at a web hosting company.

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    Moodle Demosite Screenshot
  7. ActivePresenter icon

    ActivePresenter is a leading authoring software to simplify your eLearning design experience with 3 main functions:

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    Official website
  8. Zeqr icon

    Zeqr is a live knowledge sharing platform connecting knowledge seekers and expert tutors in real-time sessions for a unique learning experience, with video calling and screen-sharing built-in.

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  9. SchoolCourse icon

    An online learning platform with unlimited courses, workshops, and teacher collaboration at a low monthly fee. Courses and video lessons of drawing, general computing, web design, web development and more.

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    SchoolCourse Homepage
  10. So.cl icon

    So.cl (pronounced "social") is a social networking service and social search engine operated by Microsoft FUSE Labs. Usage of the services is currently unavailable for users under the age of 18.

    • Social Network
    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
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  11. theLearnia icon

    theLearnia is a free social educational network that allows millions of online students around the world to gain equal opportunity for education, learn while communicating together and share their knowledge.

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  12. myVLE icon

    myVLE is free, powerful, easy-to-use and ready-to-deploy Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).

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  13. Playir icon

    Create your own mobile apps & 3D multiplayer games with our super-easy design tools for iOS, Android, Windows Phone and HTML5! Less programming, more playing.

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  14. Degreed icon

    A million ways to learn, one place to discover, track and measure all of it. Get recognized for your skill, knowledge, and accomplishments with Degreed.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • iPhone
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  15. FUN MOOC icon

    FUN: Higher Education Excellence. Online, Free and Open Courses.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
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  16. MyEducationPath icon

    This website is created for students and learners. Our database contains 19 796 courses/programs from 30 providers.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
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  17. iversity icon

    iversity.org is the European platform for online learning that enables universities to share a broad range courses with students from around the globe, providing them with the opportunity to earn recognised credentials, no matter where they are.

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  18. Studifi icon

    Studifi is an online teaching and collaboration platform.

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  19. Algebrarules.com icon

    All the most useful Rules of Algebra in one place: easy to understand, free, searchable, ad-free, open-source, and accompanied by informative descriptions & examples.

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  20. Edustation icon

    Edustation is a language learning platform for individuals, and SaaS language system for tutors, schools and companies.

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    LEARN section - inside the course, schedule and an exercise
  21. ResearchGate icon

    Access scientific knowledge, and make your research visible.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • iPhone
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    Homepage
  22. Google Scholar icon

    Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines. Released in beta in November 2004, the Google Scholar index includes most peer-reviewed online journals of Europe and...

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
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  23. Mendeley icon

    Mendeley helps manage and share academic knowledge: Mendeley Desktop is free academic software (Windows, Mac, Linux) for organizing and sharing research papers and generating bibliographies with 1GB of free online storage to automatically back up and synchronize your library...

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    Generate Bibliographies in Word and OpenOffice
  24. DeepDyve icon

    DeepDyve provides simple and affordable access to millions of articles across thousands of peer-reviewed journals. Content from the world's leading publishers including Reed Elsevier, Springer, Wiley-Blackwell, and more.

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Internet Explorer
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox
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  25. ACI Scholarly Blog Index icon

    Winner of the SIIA Business Technology CODiE Award for Best Scholarly Research Information Solution, ACI is revolutionizing the way people conduct research by enabling them to find the content they’ve been missing.

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Google Chrome
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  26. Academig icon

    With Academig, It's easy to build a professional academic website using a step-by-step process geared specifically to academics. Bring your personal website or research lab website to life today, make everyone in your lab proud of you, and update it easily over time.

    • FreemiumProprietary
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  27. Semantic Scholar icon

    Semantic Scholar (paywall free) is a science publication aggregator that collects citation-data from PubMed, CiteSeer, IEEE etc and rank each article according to the percieved number of impactful citations.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
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  28. Jetpens icon

    Japanese pens and stationery.

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  29. Whitelines Link icon

    Whitelines® Link is a happy combo of physical and digital notes. You could call it a clever scanner-app that in combination with Whitelines® Link paper makes it super easy to capture, save and share your notes.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
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  30. HandMadeWritings icon

    HandMadeWritings is a professional provider of custom writing that includes, but is not limited to, essays, research papers, term papers, dissertations, and all other types of academic assignments.

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  31. Researcher PRO icon

    ResearcherPRO has been designed to help researchers and anyone who is interested in reading papers, in facilitating many operations such as discover them, organize them, sync them and note taking on them.

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    • iPad
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  32. Peerlibrary icon

    PeerLibrary is an open source project developing a collaborative online community where scholars and researchers can discover, read, and discuss scholarly literature all within one site. This project focuses on expediting access to publications, enabling public recordings of...

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  33. Microsoft Academic Search icon

    Microsoft Academic Search is an experimental research service developed by Microsoft Research to explore how scholars, scientists, students, and practitioners find academic content, researchers, institutions, and activities.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
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  34. Academia.edu icon

    is a social networking website for academics. The platform can be used to share papers, monitor their impact, and follow the research in a particular field. It was launched in September08, with 31 million registered and over 8 million uploaded texts.

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  35. Qiqqa icon

    Qiqqa is a free research and reference manager. Search for, read and annotate your PDFs. Then review your work, write up and create bibliographies instantly.

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  36. ReadCube Papers icon

    Papers helps you collect and curate the research material that you're passionate about. This award-winning reference manager will improve the way you find, organize, read, cite, and share.

    • Research Manager
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    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Firefox
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  37. ReadCube icon

    ReadCube’s desktop and mobile iOS applications are available free for both Mac & PC and offers researchers the ability to discover and access literature faster, organize their literature and enjoy interactive reading of scholarly articles. Features include:

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    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
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  38. Paperpile icon

    Organize your research papers in a Gmail-like web app, sync your PDFs to Google Drive and cite your references in Google Docs.

    • Research Manager
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Google Chrome
    • Microsoft Office Word
    • Google Drive
    • Google Drive - Docs
    • Google Scholar
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  39. Weava icon

    Weava is a collaborative workplace for research offering an easy way to highlight, organize and collaborate on your research articles.

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  40. SCIENTILLA icon

    Scientilla is a new approach to give the scientific community an open, free, accurate, tidy and up-to-date production reporting solution.

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  41. RefWorks icon

    RefWorks - an online research management, writing and collaboration tool - is designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies.

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    • Windows
    • Linux
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  42. Biohunter icon

    Biohunter is a single portal which provides literature search, data statistics, reading, sorting, storing, journal suggestion for publication, field expert identification and their contact details for collaboration. www.biohunter.in.

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
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  43. Citationsy icon

    Perhaps the world’s best reference tool. Create citations, reference lists and bibliographies.

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  44. Zotero icon

    Zotero is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, share research and cite your research sources directly in your favourite word processor, with 300 MB free online storage.

    • Research Manager
    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Microsoft Office Word
    • Google Drive - Docs
    • LibreOffice
    • Firefox
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    Main Interface
  45. Wonder icon

    Your personal research assistant. Ask Wonder a question and move on with your day

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
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This list was created by Marvin Belser Feb 20, 2018 and was last updated Dec 7, 2018. The list has 45 apps.

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Arian Ullah
CommentApr 13, 2019

Whta about Codecademy?

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lupuleasai
CommentAug 21, 2018

I would also add Pluralsight and Brilliant.org to the list

For extra coding, codinggame and codeacadamy are also good

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