Community-run open source tools for video and text collaboration | Flavours of Open

flavoursofopenscience's bookmarks 2020-11-15


A collection of open source solutions for video conferencing, online teaching, learning and text-based collaboration: Jitsi Meet, BigBlueButton, Etherpad, CodiMD, CryptPad, EduMeet.

99% of the instances listed here are generously hosted by volunteer individuals and non-profit associations. If you find yourself using these tools on a regular basis, please consider supporting their admins by buying them a coffee or chipping in with a donation.


Table of Contents

  1. BigBlueButton -- video alternative for teaching, learning, collaboration in projects, etc.
  2. EduMeet -- alternative for video conferencing, collaboration in projects, etc.
  3. CryptPad -- text-based collaboration, alternative to GoogleDocs
  4. Etherpad -- text-based collaboration / notetaking
  5. HackMD / CodiMD -- Markdown-based collaborative writing / notetaking
  6. Meet -- User- and/or community-run instances -- video meeting / conferencing alternative to proprietary/commercial solutions such as Zoom


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Tags: oa.infrastructure oa.floss oa.collaboration oa.eosc oa.academic_led

Date tagged:

11/15/2020, 11:55

Date published:

11/15/2020, 06:55