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Activity_Name (Annotate an Object)

Keywords: Annotate

Activity Definition(s)

Annotation, or adding notes to a document or object can occur for a variety of purposes:
Discussion (example: marking up a Word document with suggested changes) Especially useful for distributed work--translation projects, editing, etc.

Metadata visibility (example: annotating a photograph with contextual metadata)

Reference (example: scholar making notes on a PowerPoint presentation for reference during lecture) May be useful for scholar to be able to search within their notes and recall their thoughts at the time of annotation. May also be helpful for students to see professors' annotations of texts and presentations, etc.

Scholars' Stories (scenarios)

----Optional: examples of tools that perform some part or all of the defined activity, ideally with links to relevant project or vendor web sites

Tool name

What it does

Relevant links


Annotate online text


"ATLAS.ti is the powerful workbench for the qualitative analysis of large bodies of textual, graphical, audio and video data."







Related Collections/Content (examples)

----Optional: examples of collections / digital content / digital resources that could be involved in part or all of the defined activity, with links to relevant repository or site where available

Collection/content name

Collection/content description

Relevant links













Applicable Standards or Standards Bodies

----Optional: examples of standards or standards-bodies applicable to the defined activity

Standard name / body

What it governs/regulates/standardizes - What it's for

Relevant links













Notes, comments, related activities, concerns