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Remote Meeting Software
GoToMeeting by LogMeIn
Solutions for meetings and video conferencing, webinars and virtual events. Free Emergency Remote Work Kits for Health Care Providers, Educational Institutions, Municipalities & Non-Profit Organizations.
Open source conferencing software.
Webex Meeting and Teams
Cisco's Webex is currently offering some new features for their free and paid plans.
Conference and meeting software resources and training page.
Slack (for non-profits)
Communication tool for remote teams. Offers free plan and heavily discounted non-profit pricing for upgraded plans.
Tools for Telecommuting
Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920
Full HD 1080p video calling with stereo audio.
FancierStudio Professional Light Kit
Great starter kit easy to setup start taking professional photos with this studio kit. Comes with two 45watt 5500k perfect day light color fluorescent bulbs perfect for video and photography. Also comes with two 7ft height light stand, two ac adapter and two 33″ shoot through umbrella for easy light diffussion.
Blue Snowball iCE USB Mic
Snowball iCE is the fastest, easiest way to get high-quality sound for recording and streaming. Powered by a custom cardioid condenser capsule, Snowball iCE delivers crystal-clear audio quality that’s light-years ahead of your built-in computer microphone. It’s even Skype and Discord certified, which guarantees great-sounding results no matter how or where you use it—at home or the office.
UBeesize Selfie Ring Light
Make videos in any light or take great selfie in dark areas with this ring light. It is a professional tool for creating live videos/recording with smartphone or computer.
Remote Work Policies
Library of Congress Library Staff Policies
This page provides a list of telework policies, resources, and technologies compiled drafted and compiled in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Georgetown University Telework Policy
The University prepared these Guidelines and Procedures to help staff prepare for business continuity as they deal with the coronavirus disease 2019 (“COVID-19”) and related issues on campuses.
The Unexpected Telecommuters
A facebook group created by Beth Z. of Your Nerdy Best Friend. "Are you suddenly working from home because of world events? Let's hang out together! This group is a safe space for telecommuting tips, frustrations, fun -- and, most of all, tech tools to help! "
Defuse the Zoombomb
An article on EdSurge concerning episodes of internet impropriety. “Zoombombing,” where online miscreants enter and disrupt online meetings, has become a major concern. Before holding your next class or webinar online, here are some hacks, hijinks and hazards to be aware of.
No matter what ‘work’ means to you, Canva has all the tools you need to design graphics for projects big and small. No design skills necessary: simply drag and drop.
Library-Themed Backgrounds for Your Next Video Call
Inspirational backgrounds for your conference calls curated by the New York Public Library.
The best free stock photos & videos shared by talented creators.
Beautiful, free photos. Gifted by the world’s most generous community of photographers.
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