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10 Free Tools for Everyday Research - Getting Smart by Susan Oxnevad - @soxnevad

10 Free Tools for Everyday Research - Getting Smart by Susan Oxnevad - @soxnevad | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it
Why do so many students choose Wikipedia when asked to find information on the Internet? I believe the answer is that Wikipedia is like the McDonalds of the Internet, you can always find it and you know what you’re going to get.
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Do You Trust the Information on Wikipedia?

Survey Nation is curious about Wikipedia. This convenient online encyclopedia just might be the best example of a functioning collective conscious on the Int...

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The 'Undue Weight' of Truth on Wikipedia - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education

The 'Undue Weight' of Truth on Wikipedia - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Library Web 2.0 skills | Scoop.it

Can we rely on Wikipedia? It appears to validate secondary sources but not primary sources.  Find out more..

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