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Meet the Professor Who’s Trying to Help You Steer Clear of Clickbait

Meet the Professor Who’s Trying to Help You Steer Clear of Clickbait | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it
Alarmed by the spread of unreliable news sites, Melissa Zimdars started keeping a list of the worst offenders. She had no idea how popular — or controversial — that list would become.
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Truth, truthiness, triangulation: A news literacy toolkit for a “post-truth” world — @joycevalenza NeverEndingSearch

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Top 10 Free Online RSS Readers

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A review of the 10 best free online RSS readers I've come across so far.

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20 Library & Librarian Blogs You Must Follow - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

20 Library & Librarian Blogs You Must Follow - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it
List of some of the most popular library and librarian blogs which you can add to your favorites.
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How a Texas Elementary School Came to Look Like a Tech Hub

How a Texas Elementary School Came to Look Like a Tech Hub | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it
The exterior of Richard J. Lee Elementary. Photo by Greg Folkins. Immediately inside the newly built Richard J. Lee Elementary school in the small suburban city of Coppell, Texas,...
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The United States and Canada, 1800–1900 A.D. | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Awesome Visual Featuring 13 Important Google Search Tips for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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OCLC Classify -- an Experimental Classification Service

Classify is an OCLC Research prototype that helps you classify books, magazines, movies, and music using the Dewey Decimal Classification system or the Library of Congress Classification system.

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School Technology Paradise: Using video tutorials in formative assessment to promote information literacy and use of library resources


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How Can Your Librarian Help Bolster Brain-Based Teaching Practices?

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Librarians may be a teacher's best resource when it comes to implementing inquiry-based teaching strategies.
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Easy LibGuides makeover - Emerging Tech in Libraries

Easy LibGuides makeover - Emerging Tech in Libraries | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it
I’ll be honest: I didn’t know what LibGuides were until I was well into my library & information science graduate program, and at first I thought they were pretty dorky since they looked so dated. But I’ve since come around, and overall they’re great — easy to create, easy to edit, and fairly reliable as …

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7 Tips to Effectively Use Google Scholar ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Libraries as Enablers of Pedagogical and Curricular Change (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu

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Google’s Hand-Fed AI Now Gives Answers, Not Just Search Results

Google’s Hand-Fed AI Now Gives Answers, Not Just Search Results | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it
Deep learning is changing how Google's search engine works. But its new-found efficiency takes a lot of painstaking human work behind the scenes.

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How I Detect Fake News – Tim O'Reilly – Medium

How I Detect Fake News – Tim O'Reilly – Medium | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it
How I traced the falsity of one internet meme, and what that teaches us about how an algorithm might do it I have a brother who is a big Donald Trump fan, and he frequently sends me articles from…

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In the war on fake news, school librarians have a huge role to play

In the war on fake news, school librarians have a huge role to play | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it
Concern about the prevalence of fake or sensationally biased news sources has escalated in the days following the presidential election, with many citing it as a factor (some even the primar

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5 YA Novels Everyone’s Talking About | Feed Your Need To Read

5 YA Novels Everyone’s Talking About | Feed Your Need To Read | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it
…and what you should read next.
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Art cyclopedia: The Fine Art Search Engine

Art cyclopedia: The Fine Art Search Engine | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it
The Artcyclopedia is an index of online museums and image archives: find where the works of over 8,000 different fine artists can be viewed online.

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John Green Accidentally Stole A 13-Year-Old Girl's Quote

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An honest mistake of misattribution, made right by the author.

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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Google scholar

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Google scholar | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education

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The Inquiry Process, Step By Step

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Created by educators in Australia, this diagram can be a helpful resource for students, as they embark on the inquiry learning process.
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Evaluating Online Sources for Credibility | Scholar Space by Easybib

Evaluating Online Sources for Credibility | Scholar Space by Easybib | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it

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40 Essential Books for Elementary Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

40 Essential Books for Elementary Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it

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3 Great Search Engines Designed Specifically for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

3 Great Search Engines Designed Specifically for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Thoughts from the GWL | Scoop.it

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