Useful Tools

Useful Tools


Dropbox is a service that keeps your files safe, synced, and easy to share. Bring your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and never lose a file again.

Free plan up to 2GB.


Trello is the free, flexible, and visual way to organize anything with anyone.
Drop the lengthy email threads, out-of-date spreadsheets, no-longer-so-sticky notes, and clunky software for managing your projects. Trello lets you see everything about your project in a single glance.

Adobe Acrobat Reader

View and interact with PDF files Adobe® Reader® is the global standard for reliably viewing, printing, and commenting on PDF documents. It's the only PDF file viewer that can open and interact with all types of PDF content, including forms and multimedia. 



Free PDF editor & form filler online.



Another free PDF editor & form filler online.


EndNote is a commercial reference management software package, used to manage bibliographies and references when writing essays and articles. It is made by Thomson Reuters.

Tutorial for the web version of Endnote, free for the students and teachers of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. 


Remote connection

Samba and Tango are VPN services for staff and students and enable access to the University's Internet resources from a remote network.





Mozy is the industry-leading solution for online backup, remote backup, data backup, computer backup, backup software, internet backup, and remote office backup -  back up your important files, photos and documents. 


Google Drive

Create and share your work online and access your documents from anywhere. Manage documents, spreadsheets, presentations, surveys, and more. The service is free. You also get free 15Gb of cloud storage.


Google Scholar

Provides a search of scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources, including theses, books, abstracts and articles.


Ph.D's Education Index

The Education Index at is the Internet’s premier source of updated, clear educational data about undergraduate and graduate programs in the United States


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