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Alex Gregg

Prezi for Dummies - 1 views

Prezi in my opinion is the best way to make a great presentation. It offers you so much more freedom to customize your information and present it in a way that will keep the audiences attention. Th...

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Claire Madison

Digital Millennium Copyright Act - 0 views

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    This is an article on the DMCA, so it may shine some light on my presentation yesterday on Pinterest and the copyright laws! It is also an interesting read and very informative!
mgotcher

Help tips on creating and presenting our projects. - 0 views

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    I know that I'm not the best Powerpoint presenter in the world, and thought this might help in my presentation.
Claire Madison

How to Give Kind Criticism, and Avoid Being Critical - 0 views

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    A great read for the next few weeks of presentations! A how-to on constructive criticism!
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    Thanks, Claire! It's all been pretty constructive so far, I think, but this is helpful.
Anthony Rossi

"7 Ways To Keep Audience Attention During Your Presentation" - 0 views

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    Just a few tips to consider if/when you feel your audience is losing interest. A lot of these tips are common sense and straight forward. However, although they are simple, at the same time they can be easily overlooked and under utilized.

    Lastly, most of these would not work with our class presentations. They are geared more towards larger presentations that take up more time.
Gordon Hall

Top five online presentation tools - 0 views

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    A great list for those that are still unsure about using powerpoint for their presentations.
Laura Vazquez

18 Tips for Killer Presentations - 0 views

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    These are just some tips that can help us all with our presentations. Some of them are for a lengthier presentation but overall the are pretty helpful!
Mahrokh Akhavan

Mega CEO: Forget anonymous e-mail. Think privacy (Q&A) - 0 views

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    Mega.com's Vikram Kumar explains why he's building private but not anonymous e-mail, why you won't see Google investing in end-to-end encryption, and lessons learned from the summer of Snowden. Im doing my project with a similar subject so I thought this would be a good article to share in regards to privacy online.
Lauren McDonald

Open access - 0 views

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    Open access ( OA) is the practice of providing unrestricted access via the Internet to peer-reviewed scholarly research. It is most commonly applied to scholarly journal articles, but it is also increasingly being provided to theses, book chapters, and scholarly monographs.
Lindsay Underwood

In the Library with the Lead Pipe " Marketing Search: An Interview with Pete Bell of En... - 0 views

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    This is an interesting interview because you get to hear from the founders of Endeca and DuckDuckGo. They explain their purpose for creating them. It also mentions a lot of things we've talked about it class including WorldCat.org and Wolfram Alpha.
Anthony Rossi

A Timeline of Cyberwar and Cybercrime - 0 views

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    I thought this blog post was interesting. This individual made a time-line which depicts the history of cyber-crime. This provides dates and in-depth details on specific accounts that provides purpose and reason in respect to the internet we know and see today.
Natasha Taliferro

What Is A Peer-Reviewed Article? - 0 views

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    From the library of The City University of New York on the importance of peer review, features of a peer-reviewed article, and how to find peer-reviewed articles.
Ellie Cattle

5 Simple PowerPoint Tricks You Should Have Up Your Sleeve - 1 views

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    These are pretty basic tips, but the .gif images of the instructions are really incredibly easy to understand.
Laura Vazquez

10 tips for smarter, more efficient Internet searching - TechRepublic - 0 views

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    This article goes over tips that can be helpful when doing research online. I think some of these were discussed in class but some of them are new too.
Xiaotong Liu

Understanding MARC - 0 views

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    a good website help you understand all the details about MARC.
Lauren McDonald

Ten Facts About Wikipedia - 0 views

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    This is an article that has ten fun, weird and impressive facts about Wikipedia. I found some of these facts to be very interesting and taught me even more about Wikipedia.
Paola Torrico

Optical Character Recognition - 0 views

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    A good article that goes in depth of what Optical Character Recognition does.
Gordon Hall

MARC standards - 0 views

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    These are the standards for machine readable catalouging for libraries. In addition to bibliographies, MARC's can also record other codes as well.
Claire Madison

The Role of Peer Review for Scholarly Journals in the Information Age - 0 views

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    Great article that shows exactly how important peer revision is in not only student work but scholarly work as well. This is a question on the test so this article might help out in that sense as well!
Claire Madison

Using Primary Sources on the Web - 0 views

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    Gives the definition of a Primary Source and how/when to use them! Plus it gives great examples of what a Primary Source actually is!
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