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Bible Study Tools

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Access to quality Bible study tools is a perennial challenge for online theological students, even for English speaking students. Here is a list of sites to recommend to students to help them with their research. Biblia (biblia.com) by Faithlife, the company behind Logos Bible Software. The interface is available in English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, (Simplified and Traditional), and Korean. Creating a free account provides access to 61 Bibles and 34 other English resources. Signing in with your Faithlife account provides access to any resources you have available in Logos Bible Software.STEP Bible (stepbible.org) by Tyndale House. The interface is available in 60 languages, including English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, (Simplified and Traditional), and Korean. Some languages have been machine translated. Bibles are available in over 250 languages. There is a small collection of public domain English commentaries.Google Books (books.google.com) by Google. The interface is available in over...

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Free Online Tools

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If you need help finding the right tool to create content for your course, the following list is a good place to start looking for ideas. Canva – easily create and download graphics (offers free Pro accounts for non-profits) Loom – record and share videos up to 25 minutes long (Note: The free version will support unlimited video lengths until July 1, 2020. Pro accounts with unlimited video length are available for free to teachers and students.) Openclipart – clipart, all licensed under CC0 (free to use and modify, no attribution required) Pixabay – photographs and clipart, all licensed under CC0 (free to use and modify, no attribution required) Prezi – presentation software, alternative to PowerPoint Screencastify – record and share videos up to 5 minutes long (Google Chrome only) Screencast-o-matic – record and share videos up to 15 minutes long Tuxpi – free image editing tool (including fade effects)...

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