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Cathy Oxley

Digital Research Tools - 23 views

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    "Bamboo DiRT is a tool, service, and collection registry of digital research tools for scholarly use. Developed by Project Bamboo, Bamboo DiRT is an evolution of Lisa Spiro's DiRT wiki and makes it easy for digital humanists and others conducting digital research to find and compare resources ranging from content management systems to music OCR, statistical analysis packages to mindmapping software."
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    Thank you for sharing this, Cathy! This is a wonderful tool. So often I have teachers asking: "What can I use to do this?"....... I will send on the link to all staff.
Jeff Yasinchuk

How to solve impossible problems: Daniel Russell's awesome Google search techniques - 41 views

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    This has some great information. Can someone show me an educational sight or app that I can use to develop my own skills in google searching? Maybe a game with scenarios such as Daniel Russell poses in this post.
Anne Weaver

instaGrok | A new way to learn - 1 views

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    provides ideas for search terms to use
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    This site helps students come up with relevant search terms to use.
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    Search engine just for use in education.
Katie Beth Miller

WordSift - Visualize Text - 18 views

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    Other word cloud generators are Wordle, Tagul and Tagxedo
Anthony Beal

Tutorials-The Library-University of California, Berkeley - 10 views

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    Some excellent online tutorials including: Evaluate full-text scholarly content online - http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/doemoff/tutorials/scholarlycontentonline.html
Joyce Valenza

Learning Tools Family Feud (video) - 21 views

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    The most fun any of us ever had presenting a workshop!
Donna DesRoches

Bib 2.0: Top (Free!) Tools to Organize Online Research - 11 views

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    "tools to help to help organize themselves as they do their research. It seemed like a good time to do a re-cap (or a gathering!) of the different online note-taking/bookmarking tools I've mentioned before, and to look for any new ones. All of these apps work via browser add-ons, and all allow sharing."
Allison Burrell

Sweet Search - 1 views

  •  Visit our Web Links for teachers and students, organized by subject and academic level.
jenibo

Choose the Best Search for Your Information Need - 17 views

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    choose the best search for your information needs
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    Invaluable reference for students.
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    Awesome page for finding the correct search engine or directory for your need!
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    Match your search tool with your information need.
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