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Image Annotation Tool

Image Annotation Tool Partner(s): Letty Moss-Salentijn
College of Dental Medicine

Access: Columbia only
Released: January 2005


The Image Annotation Tool (IAT) is web-based application designed for students and faculty to upload, organize, categorize, present and annotate digital images. The IAT provides students with a workspace equipped with tools to study images. Students also can annotate and organize images into meaningful categories to support their individual study of the course content. For faculty, the IAT enables the creation of slideshows and the ability to review student annotations on course images. The IAT was developed for Dental School Dean Letty Moss-Salentijn's histology course, but can be utilized in other disciplines. For example, any activity requiring the labeling of maps, illustrating art images, or highlighting elements of a graphic can easily be accomplished with the tool.

Related project categories:
Custom Software Applications and Tools | Field-Laboratory | Medicine and Health

Related links:
pdf link Informational Sheet (PDF)
video link Letty Moss-Salentijn and Michelle Hall discuss the Image Annotation Tool

Related news:
Aug-21-2009: Up Close and Personal with the Image Annotation Tool