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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 12 Fabulous Academic Search Engines

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 12 Fabulous Academic Search Engines | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

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Victor LS's curator insight, February 8, 2013 12:23 PM

An interesting list of academic search engines!Bookmark them!

Jan MacWatters's curator insight, February 16, 2013 12:35 PM

The mobile world is expanding. This is good to have information.

Philippe Trebaul's curator insight, February 18, 2013 9:17 AM
Technologie de l'éducation et de l'apprentissage mobile: 12 Fabulous moteurs de recherche universitaires.

De www.educatorstechnology.com -Février 5, 00:16


Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 12 Fabulous Academic Search Engines via @eddebainbridge http://sco.lt/...

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Tales of passion - Isabel Allende

Tales of passion - Isabel Allende | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Author and activist Isabel Allende discusses women, creativity, the definition of feminism, and, of course, passion in this Talk.
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Taggstar is a free app that makes the images on your site interactive

Taggstar is a free app that makes the images on your site interactive | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

"Taggstar enables visitors to your site explore images and discover valuable content."


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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, February 2, 2013 2:31 PM

I installed the code on several of my blogs.  Now when I'm logged in and editing my blog, I can add hyperlinked hotspots to any image.  I could do this with an HTML editor, but Taggstar makes it a much easier process.  


Any diagram or image you post on a blog could become quite an interactive roadmap.  Fun! 

Jan Schwartz's curator insight, February 3, 2013 12:09 PM

I haven't tried this yet, but it looks pretty good and easy to use.

Shea Stehm's curator insight, February 3, 2013 11:43 PM

I installed the code on several of my blogs.  Now when I'm logged in and editing my blog, I can add hyperlinked hotspots to any image.  I could do this with an HTML editor, but Taggstar makes it a much easier process.  

 

Any diagram or image you post on a blog could become quite an interactive roadmap.  Fun! 

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Bring back shushing librarians

Bring back shushing librarians | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Library users plead for quiet places to read, write and study — but is anybody listening?
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2013 Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Readers | Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

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6 Pinterest Accounts to Follow and Learn Pinterest Best Practices | WordStream

6 Pinterest Accounts to Follow and Learn Pinterest Best Practices | WordStream | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

Pinterest accounts are everywhere - which ones are worth your time to follow and what can you learn from them? We examine Pinterest power users to find some Pinterest best practices.


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Reading Can Boost a Child’s IQ by More Than Six Points - GalleyCat

Reading Can Boost a Child’s IQ by More Than Six Points - GalleyCat | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Reading Can Boost a Child’s IQ by More Than Six Points
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Keep Calm and Make a Poster

Keep Calm and Make a Poster | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
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Site allows you to make your own poster and gives code ti embed in blog or tumblr etc. 

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Free Online Course on Media and Information Literacy by UNESCO | School Info Lit Champions

Free Online Course on Media and Information Literacy by UNESCO | School Info Lit Champions | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Free Online Course on Media and Information Literacy by UNESCO (Global Voices Online) http://t.co/JAqo7Qmw (Free Online Course on Media and Information Literacy by UNESCO | @scoopit via @TicketsTravel http://t.co/XtUq0Lk7)...

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A Bus(wo)mans's Holiday OR The Importance of School Libraries

A Bus(wo)mans's Holiday OR The Importance of School Libraries | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

As rewarding as a school librarian’s job is and despite working with people, mostly pupils and staff, it can be a lonely job. You are isolated from other school librarians, more so when you live on an island, and therefore one really appreciates the chance meet up with others.

 


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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, January 19, 2013 10:25 PM

A reflection on a holiday trip combined with lobbying experiences for school libraries.

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My Book Club | Read Any Good Books Today? | Create and Find Book Clubs | my-bookclub.com

My Book Club | Read Any Good Books Today? | Create and Find Book Clubs | my-bookclub.com | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
My-bookclub.com is a free social network which is helping book lovers come together in the real world and online. Create and find book clubs and events. Meetup and then continue the discussion online.
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New Peter H. Reynolds Poster! Celebrate Digital Learning Day on February 6, 2013

New Peter H. Reynolds Poster! Celebrate Digital Learning Day on February 6, 2013 | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
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In on a secret? That’s dramatic irony - Christopher Warner

In on a secret? That’s dramatic irony - Christopher Warner | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
You’re in a movie theater, watching the new horror flick. The audience knows something that the main character does not.  The audience sees the character's actions are not in his best interest.
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LibriVox - Free Audio Books

LibriVox - Free Audio Books | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

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Sally Tilley's curator insight, February 3, 2013 4:16 PM

What a fantastic service!

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17 Topics to Teach K-8 About Digital Citizenship

17 Topics to Teach K-8 About Digital Citizenship | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Education has changed. No longer is it contained within four classroom walls or the physical site of a school building. Students aren’t confined by the eight ho

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Carol Koechlin's curator insight, January 28, 2013 10:10 AM

Good list and supports to help teachers librarians design DC curriculum  for their learning communities

Joyce Valenza's curator insight, January 30, 2013 2:55 PM

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Linda Weeks's curator insight, March 6, 2014 7:09 PM

Need to check this list in a positive light.

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Great Graphic Novels 2013 | Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

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2013 Best Fiction for Young Adults | Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

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Caution! Minds at work | Motivational resources | Sparky Teaching

365 things to make you go
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ReadPlus

ReadPlus | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
ReadPlus contains over 13,000 titles of books and films arranged under themes. It also contains links to author sites, reviews and teacher materials. The books range from picture books to adult fiction and are organised into different age categories.
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Harvard’s Alternative to Google Books - IEEE Spectrum

Harvard’s Alternative to Google Books - IEEE Spectrum | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Universities launch a digital public library (RT @westphal: Harvard entwickelt Alternative zu Google Books. Offen und unabhängig: http://t.co/euVdQbCv Vorbild für hiesige Unis!

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Diana Petschauer's curator insight, January 17, 2013 11:15 AM

"The Digital Public Library of America hopes to produce a search engine that will coordinate with these institutions, creating a single search portal that will direct users to every single book they need, in any collection....

he just might be able to offer what Google won’t: words without ads. “It’s free and open to all,” he says, “a sustainable national resource that will not be beholden to commercial influences.”  

Excellent!!!

Mediajockeys's curator insight, January 19, 2013 10:12 AM

Kijk! Wat een fijn 1.0 initiatief!

Lees ook Diana's bijdrage voor nog meer fijn nieuws.

Elahe Amani's curator insight, January 28, 2013 12:49 PM

A good read if e-book is an alternative to your students.