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Purdue OWL: MLA Formatting and Style Guide

MLA (Modern Language Association) style is most commonly used to write papers and cite sources within the liberal arts and humanities.  Purdue University's Online Writing Lab produced this comprehensive MLA formatting and style guide.

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graphite | Lesson Plans

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Common Sense Graphite is a site by teachers, for teachers that helps you find the best educational technology resources and learn the best practices for implementing them in your classroom. Brought to you by Common Sense Media: Empowering kids to thrive in a world of media and technology.
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Hoax Sites for teaching evaluation of information sources

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HOAX SITES ARE FUN FOR GETTING STUDENTS TO SIZE UP WEB PAGES

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A collection of websites for teaching the evaluation of sources of information.

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DMOZ - Web Site Evaluation: Hoax Sites

DMOZ - Web Site Evaluation: Hoax Sites | Librarians Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
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An extensive list of hoax web sites that can be used to illustrate evaluation of information sources.

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Research and Documentation Online 5th Edition

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This is the online ebook version of a book written to help college students with research and documentation.

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Research Project Calculator

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An interactive step-by-step research assistant for students.

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Where to go for Information Web Quest

This web quest was designed to introduce students to the types of libraries and library staff available to them as information resources.
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DMOZ - Reference: Education: Instructional Technology: Evaluation: Web Site Evaluation: Hoax Sites

DMOZ - Reference: Education: Instructional Technology: Evaluation: Web Site Evaluation: Hoax Sites | Librarians Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
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A comprehensive directory of hoax web sites for practicing evaluation of web site sources of information.

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INFOhio's Research Project Calculator - 5 Steps of Academic Research

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Follow INFOhio's 5 steps to effective academic research: Question, Gather, Conclude, Communicate, and Evaluate.

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Study Vibe - How to study - study skills for primary and high school students

Study Vibe - How to study - study skills for primary and high school students | Librarians Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Studyvibe is website that is designed to help students learn how to study. We offer study tips and resources for primary to high school students.
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Includes resources for doing research

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The KYVL for Kids Research Portal - How to do research

The Kentucky Virtual Library presents: How to do Research.

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iResearch: The University of Sydney Library

iResearch: The University of Sydney Library | Librarians Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it

Information skills for life: Quick, fast and easy modules to help you find and use relevant information for your assignments/research.

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Teachers: Teach digital citizenship and discover the best apps, games, and websites rated for learning | Common Sense Media

Teachers: Teach digital citizenship and discover the best apps, games, and websites rated for learning | Common Sense Media | Librarians Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Common Sense Media improves the lives of kids and families by providing independent reviews, age ratings, & other information about all types of media.
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What is CORA? | Community of Online Research Assignments

What is CORA? | Community of Online Research Assignments | Librarians Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it

CORA stands for Community of Online Research Assignments. It is an open access resource for faculty and librarians. It is intended to be a collaborative space for adapting and experimenting with research assignments and sharing the success or lessons learned so that others may benefit. The database will contain multiple, reliable and reproducible research assignments that will not live as isolated entities, but are enhanced by user feedback in order to build a rich corpus of best practices.

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Hoax Websites: A-J

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An annotated list of web sites that are hoaxes, valuable to teaching about evaluation of information sources.

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Purdue OWL: MLA Formatting and Style Guide

Purdue OWL: MLA Formatting and Style Guide | Librarians Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
MLA (Modern Language Association) style is most commonly used to write papers and cite sources within the liberal arts and humanities. This resource, updated to reflect the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (7th ed.) and the MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing (3rd ed.), offers examples for the general format of MLA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the Works Cited page.
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IMatrix Home

IMatrix - Inquiry-Based Instructon for teachers from INFOhio. INFOhio's IMatrix system will help you understand inquiry and offer you a variety of materials for classroom instruction... and everything is directly tied to your standards.

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Inquiry Steps:

1-Questioning

2-Locating Information

3-Evaluating Information

4-Applying Information

5-Sharing Knowledge

6-Reflecting

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HSC : All My Own Work :: Home

The HSC: All My Own Work program is designed to help Higher School Certificate students to follow the principles and practices of good scholarship. This includes understanding and valuing ethical practices when locating and using information as part of their HSC studies. (from New South Wales)

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Content has five modules:

1. Scholarship Principles and Practices

2. Acknowledging Sources

3. Plagiarism

4. Copyright

5. Working with Others

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TRAILS-Information Literacy Assessment wiki

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Companion wiki for the Tools for Real-time Assessment of Information Literacy Skills web site.

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Lesson Plans – Search Education – Google

Lesson Plans – Search Education – Google | Librarians Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
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Lesson Plans for teaching Web searching by Google.

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Study Vibe - The research process - showing the research process

Study Vibe - The research process - showing the research process | Librarians Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it

The 6 steps of the research process from StudyVibe.

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LibrarySpot.com: Encyclopedias, maps, online libraries, quotations, dictionaries & more.

LibrarySpot.com: Encyclopedias, maps, online libraries, quotations, dictionaries & more. | Librarians Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Find the best library and reference resources at LibrarySpot.com, including top dictionaries, encyclopedias, newspapers, maps, quotations and much more.
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Research Skills Lesson Plans & Worksheets | Lesson Planet

Research Skills Lesson Plans & Worksheets | Lesson Planet | Librarians Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Research skills lesson plans and worksheets from thousands of teacher-reviewed resources to help you inspire students learning.
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Periodicals - Free Online Library

Free Online Library: free database of 22, 474,690 articles and books.

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