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Find PDF Books: search and find over 250 million PDF ebooks, manuals and tutorials

Find PDF Books: search and find over 250 million PDF ebooks, manuals and tutorials | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
Find PDF is a free book search engine.You can find PDF books, read ebooks online with PDF viewer and download your books and manuals to Kindle...

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Search engines remain popular—and users are more satisfied than ever with the quality of search results—but many are anxious about the collection of personal information by search engines and other...

Search engines remain popular—and users are more satisfied than ever with the quality of search results—but many are anxious about the collection of personal information by search engines and other websites.
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Let's Speculate: The Art of Note-Taking

Let's Speculate: The Art of Note-Taking | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
  I don't know if you've heard of this before, but some people take notes while reading. Back then, I thought taking notes while reading was weird. Now I do it. I definitely don't do it for fu...
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A Must Read Code of Best Practices in Fair Use and Copyright

A Must Read Code of Best Practices in Fair Use and Copyright | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
This document is a code of best practices that helps educators using media literacy  concepts and techniques to interpret the copyright doctrine of fair use. Fair use  is the right to use...
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A Must See Graphic on Creative Commons for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Must See Graphic on Creative Commons for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
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Building Good Search Skills: What Students Need to Know

Building Good Search Skills: What Students Need to Know | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
Getty The Internet has made researching subjects deceptively effortless for students -- or so it may seem to them at first. Truth is, students who ha
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Great Tips on How to Create Engaging Infographics for your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Great Tips on How to Create Engaging Infographics for your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
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6 Simple Ways to Accelerate your Learning with Mind Mapping

6 Simple Ways to Accelerate your Learning with Mind Mapping | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
Learning to learn remains a powerful and necessary skill in every field of activity.  In addition to this skill, imagine that your learning can be accelerated, your mind challenged and your efficiency improved.
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Student Research: The Right Information at the Right Time

Student Research: The Right Information at the Right Time | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
Google puts a universe of information at the end of any Internet connection.

This is both true and unhelpful. It offers up the universe, but no one needs the universe -- they need the right informat
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The FBI has launched an Internet safety program for youths called FBI-SOS

The FBI has launched an Internet safety program for youths called FBI-SOS | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it

The FBI has launched an Internet safety program for youths called FBI-SOS...


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Google Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum – Know your web – Good to Know – Google

Google Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum – Know your web – Good to Know – Google | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
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10 Good Search Engines for Teachers and Students

10 Good Search Engines for Teachers and Students | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
Google search engine is definitely one of the most popular search engines out there and most of our students use it as their first choice. However, there are also some other alternatives worth trying...
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Should You Share That Picture Online? - Edudemic

Should You Share That Picture Online? - Edudemic | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
Should you share that picture on the web like these cute gerbils? This step-by-step guide will help clear up the confusion!
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Google Alters Search to Handle More Complex Queries

Google Alters Search to Handle More Complex Queries | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
Google made one of the biggest-ever changes in its search engine, as part of a shift away from matching keywords on Web pages to understanding the meaning of search queries.
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Great Videos to Teach Students about Creative Commons ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Great Videos to Teach Students about Creative Commons ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
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Millennial Generation Students Search the Web Erratically, with Minimal Evaluation of Information Quality | Daniel | Evidence Based Library and Information Practice

Millennial Generation Students Search the Web Erratically, with Minimal Evaluation of Information Quality
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Common Core: Evaluating The Credibility of Digital Sources

Common Core: Evaluating The Credibility of Digital Sources | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
Students today are hyper connected to information, but do they know how to research? Nope.
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Why “Googling It” Is Not Enough

Why “Googling It” Is Not Enough | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
Thinkstock Has the Internet changed the way students conduct research? Yes, and not always for the better, reports to a study released last week by the P
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The Plagiarism Checker in Education ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Rockwell Schrock's Boolean Machine

Rockwell Schrock's Boolean Machine | Research Tools and Tips | Scoop.it
The Boolean Machine is a tool for visualizing the effects of Boolean operators on keyword searches.
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