Phil Allen's Link-Tastic list of SharePoint Links for Education 

Microsoft Office Sharepoint 2007 Resources for Education Partners

Evaluator Guides and White Papers

 

Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server 2007 Product Guide
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepointserver/HA101680161033.aspx

Office Compliance features Whitepaper
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=d64dfb49-aa29-4a4b-8f5a-32c922e850ca&DisplayLang=en

Office Business Intelligence Product Guide
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/products/HA101679971033.aspx

Excel Services White Paper
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepointserver/HA102058281033.aspx?pid=CL100796281033

Office Infopath Forms Product Guide
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/infopath/HA101680051033.aspx

Microsoft Enterprise Content Management White Paper
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepointserver/HA102063591033.aspx?pid=CL100796281033

Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 Evaluation Guide
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/windowsserver/sharepoint/techref/techguide.mspx

Microsoft Office and Sharepoint Integration – Fair, Good, Better, Best
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=e0d05a69-f67b-4d37-961e-2db3c4065cb9&DisplayLang=en

 

Selected Software Downloads (non-Education specific)

 

Sharepoint 2007 Trial version
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=2E6E5A9C-EBF6-4F7F-8467-F4DE6BD6B831&displaylang=en

SharePoint Server 2007 Trial Version (x64)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=3015fde4-85f6-4cbc-812d-55701fbfb563&DisplayLang=en

Sharepoint Server 2007 for Search Trial version
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=9a79ca73-9d64-4f92-b3b7-2eb3b78a2aa4&DisplayLang=en

Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=d51730b5-48fc-4ca2-b454-8dc2caf93951&DisplayLang=en

PerformancePoint, Business Scorecard Manager, Proclarity and SQL Server trial
http://www.microsoft.com/bi/resources/evaluation.aspx

Microsoft Forefront Security for Sharepoint
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=e06453b8-b2dd-4177-969c-2f89aa841e11&DisplayLang=en

WSS 3.0 Language Pack
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=36ee1bf0-652c-4e38-b247-f29b3eefa048&DisplayLang=en

Sharepoint Server 2007 Language Pack
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=2447426b-8689-4768-bff0-cbb511599a45&DisplayLang=en

Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 MP for MOM 2005
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=247c06ba-c599-4b22-b2d3-7bf88c4d7811&DisplayLang=en

Microsoft Forefront Security for SharePoint 10.0 MOM 2005 Management Pack
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=749bcfbe-acdd-40f9-a173-c60c94cb385a&DisplayLang=en

Best Practice Analyzer for Sharepoint
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=cb944b27-9d6b-4a1f-b3e1-778efda07df8&displaylang=en

Sharepoint Upgrade Pre-scan tool
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=e8a00b1f-6f45-42cd-8e56-e62c20feb2f1&DisplayLang=en

Role Based MySite templates
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=516b95c5-9133-46c4-a01f-d7598780dc17&DisplayLang=en

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services Add-in for Microsoft SharePoint
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=1e53f882-0c16-4847-b331-132274ae8c84&DisplayLang=en

Sharepoint Application Templates to Download
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/windowsserver/sharepoint/wssapps/templates/default.mspx

 

 

Online Demos and Virtual Labs

 

Sharepoint Flash Demo
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepointserver/HA101672721033.aspx

Business Intelligence Demos
http://www.microsoft.com/bi/resources/demos.aspx
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/products/HA101672581033.aspx?pid=CL100796341033

Sharepoint Virtual Labs (IT Pro: Technet)
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/traincert/virtuallab/sharepoint.mspx
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/traincert/virtuallab/office.mspx

Virtual Labs (Developer)
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/virtuallabs/aa740390.aspx

On-Demand Webcasts Sharepoint
http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/SearchResults.aspx?culture=en-US&evtTyp=3&kwdAll=sharepoint%202007&lng=en&advFlag=1

On-Demand Webcasts BI
http://www.microsoft.com/bi/resources/webcasts.aspx

 

Videos & Audio

 

Add a Library to a Records Center Site
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=7ea93b92-07c1-4de6-9c74-be48df443a0f&DisplayLang=en

Configure a Sharepoint Server 2007 site to receive email
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=c910a323-164d-4fad-8646-64872ffe4c46&DisplayLang=en

Enable Excel Services and Data Connections for A Sharepoint site
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=29e28ae2-0b3f-4e5d-9d34-a1452968703c&DisplayLang=en

Enterprise Search Deep Dive
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=2751d5cd-8690-44b5-ae5c-d2769b227929&DisplayLang=en

Enterprise Content Management
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=562b9b75-55b7-4f5d-afe4-1f78c8b7fc6d&DisplayLang=en

Portals
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=5ec4193a-8061-4fd8-8ca4-574540049fe9&DisplayLang=en

MyBI demo
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=ef85670e-438a-46d1-ad13-686c5b09ce7b&DisplayLang=en

Audio: Interview with Tom Rizzo about Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=3c84231f-722d-48d4-a071-df19a72bbbf4&DisplayLang=en

Business Intelligence
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=aafbc288-9f1e-4398-ae06-617cefec5823&DisplayLang=en

 

Selected Resources for IT staff

 

Tech Center for Sharepoint Server 2007
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepointserver/default.aspx

Sharepoint Server 2007 Technical Library
http://technet2.microsoft.com/Office/en-us/library/3e3b8737-c6a3-4e2c-a35f-f0095d952b781033.mspx

Planning and Sizing information from the Technical Library
http://technet2.microsoft.com/Office/en-us/library/b28ba53d-a3e8-440f-9fcb-f592d858894a1033.mspx?mfr=true

Deployment and Planning Downloadable books (Sharepoint Server)
http://technet2.microsoft.com/Office/en-us/library/6a3ad2f2-e60f-4e7b-a409-f361328fd6441033.mspx?mfr=true

Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 Technical Library
http://technet2.microsoft.com/windowsserver/WSS/en/library/700c3d60-f394-4ca9-a6d8-ab597fc3c31b1033.mspx?mfr=true

Planning and sizing information from WSS technical Library
http://technet2.microsoft.com/windowsserver/WSS/en/library/2acc2326-d2c6-4dea-aae8-212d83daeece1033.mspx?mfr=true

Deployment and Planning Downloadable books (Sharepoint Services)
http://technet2.microsoft.com/windowsserver/WSS/en/library/30bfd4f4-6196-4ca3-9e65-279f0dbf8bbd1033.mspx?mfr=true

 WSS 3.0 Administrators Guide
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=a637eff6-8224-4b19-a6a4-3e33fa13d230&DisplayLang=en

WSS Hosting whitepaper
http://office.microsoft.com/download/afile.aspx?AssetID=AM102157711033

 

Selected Developer Resources

 

Sharepoint Developer Portal on MSDN
http://msdn.microsoft.com/office/server/moss/default.aspx

SharePoint Server 2007 SDK: Software Development Kit and Enterprise Content Management Starter Kit (Download)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=6d94e307-67d9-41ac-b2d6-0074d6286fa9&DisplayLang=en

Sharepoint Server 2007 SDK Documentation online
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms550992.aspx

Windows SharePoint Services 3.0: Software Development Kit (SDK)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=05e0dd12-8394-402b-8936-a07fe8afaffd&displaylang=en

Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 SDK Documentation Online
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms441339.aspx

Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Tools: Visual Studio 2005 Extensions
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=19F21E5E-B715-4F0C-B959-8C6DCBDC1057&displaylang=en

Developing Webparts
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms476318.aspx

Solutions and Web Part Packages
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms413687.aspx

Features and Templates
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms439657.aspx

Visual Studio 2005 extensions for .NET Framework 3.0 (Windows Workflow Foundation)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=5D61409E-1FA3-48CF-8023-E8F38E709BA6&displaylang=en

Business Data Catalog Information Center
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/office/bb251754.aspx

Sharepoint Workflow Information Center
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-gb/office/bb421687.aspx

SharePoint Server 2007 Trial Version for Developers
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=3e9af02d-174c-44b5-93fa-2b6db14efe6e&DisplayLang=en

SharePoint Server 2007 Sample: Extending Excel Services Programmability Framework Samples
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=c75a850f-b4bd-4b23-a43a-509a03590dd7&DisplayLang=en

SharePoint 2007 Sample: User-Defined Functions for Excel 2007 and Excel Services Sample Solution
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=e09fefbf-5fc7-44a7-9731-fd3dc41e5b9b&DisplayLang=en

SharePoint Server 2007 Code Sample: Item-Level Auditing
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=0e4dd1e7-4b1d-4cb1-b906-6d5d272c8e9d&DisplayLang=en

SharePoint Server 2007 Sample: Web Part That Calls Excel Web Services
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=2c5919e4-0757-4db1-9798-e0e4032f12a8&DisplayLang=en

7 Development Projects with the 2007 Microsoft Office System and Windows Sharepoint Services 2007
http://download.microsoft.com/download/0/2/f/02f0f661-88e1-43c2-b523-88d2e9e6802f/7%20development%20projects%20with%20the%202007%20microsoft%20office%20system%20and%20windows%20sharepoint%20services%202007.pdf

 

Education Specific Sharepoint Downloads

 
Sharepoint Learning Kit install package, SDK and Source Code
http://www.codeplex.com/SLK/Release/ProjectReleases.aspx?ReleaseId=1178

Learning Gateway 2007 Refresh
http://www.codeplex.com/LG

Sharepoint Web Parts for Moodle (release 1.5 for Sharepoint 2007)
http://www.codeplex.com/Moodle2003WP

Solutions IQ SLK Reporting tool
http://www.learninggateway.net/partners/SolutionsIQ/default.aspx

 

Education Specific Resources

Learning Gateway Community
http://www.learninggateway.net/

Sharepoint Learning Kit materials
http://www.learninggateway.net/components/SLK/default.aspx

Learning gateway presentations
http://www.learninggateway.net/resources/presentations/default.aspx

Learning Gateway Core Components Documents
http://www.learninggateway.net/components/lgcore/default.aspx

Moodle Web Parts Documents
http://www.learninggateway.net/components/Moodle/default.aspx

Portals in Education
http://www.microsoft.com/uk/education/solutions/portals.mspx

 Learning Gateway
http://www.microsoft.com/uk/education/solutions/gateway/default.mspx