By: Geetesh Bajaj
Last Updated: February 27th 2010
These are some reviews on Indezine:
eSchoolMaps - If you are a PowerPoint creator such as a designer, teacher, or someone who creates PowerPoints in the office, you know that getting a good quality map into PowerPoint is not the easiest of things you can do. That's the reason I was so happy to see a collection of maps that were actually PowerPoint presentations. Let us explore more...
The Big Box of Art
Professor Franklin's Instant Photo Effects
Franklin's Photo Effects with PowerPoint
Free Images and Textures
Photo-Objects Volume I and II
Photo-Objects Volume III
Photo-Objects and PowerPoint
Hassle Free Clip Art provides several free to use graphics.
Clipart Connection has thousands of clipart, photos, fonts and animations.
Dorling Kindersley has very good quality clipart that's likely to be useful for school projects.
Canon Japan's World Clipart contains over 700 free world clip arts by illustrators around the world.
HP provides you with free clipart that you can use in your presentations and other projects.
Ancient Egyptian Clipart has a few Egyptian designs as well as links to more online sources.
Office Online Clip Art (previously called Design Gallery Live)
Imagine - a repository of clip art, photos and sounds - updated every month with design reflected by the latest nuances and trends - available to millions of users free of cost. There's more - this service comes to you from none other than Microsoft - the searches are efficient and everything is royalty free. Does it sound too good to be true - well, it is definitely good and true. It's called Design Gallery Live - to qualify for this service you need to be using some Microsoft software which uses Microsoft's Clipart Gallery or Organizer components - this includes almost all of Microsoft Office applications as well as Microsoft Works.
Quick Maps of the World offers a comprehensive array of maps from all over the world - certain conditions apply for their usage.
d-maps.com has free maps of most countries of the world.
Vectorportal is huge database of free vector files including maps, offered under Creative Commons Attribution License.
Maps For Your Site
MapQuest has a selection of US centric maps you could use on your web site or elsewhere.
Map Creation Tools
GMT - Generic Mapping Tool is a free mapping tool that runs on UNIX - it is released under the GNU General Public License.
Thanks to Echo Swinford, Microsoft PowerPoint MVP http://www.echosvoice.com for her collection of medical links:Medicine Photos
The Screen Beans have a health package too.