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searching 101

a brief overview of searching for information in an academic setting. Includes use of quotation marks, "and" and choosing terms. There is also a bit about lo...
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Stacey Py Flynn's curator insight, September 23, 2013 6:06 AM

Nice video about search engines! 

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PixTeller - Poster Maker!

PixTeller - Poster Maker! | Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Create targeted image quotes, personalized greeting cards, beautiful posters or any amazing image you wish on PixTeller.com.
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eBooks: Growing Up Online

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A free eBook from The More You Know and NBC News featuring interactive tools and videos to help parents and teachers talk with children about using technology responsibly and safely.
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This ebook provides a quality resource to enable parents to talk about digital responsibilities and safety when online.

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APA, MLA, Turabian, and Chicago Citation Styles

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Citation Styles Examplained

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Ford Focus "And Is Better" TV Commercial | Sweet OR Sour

In this Ford Focus commercial, a couple driving through town in a new Focus wonder what it would be like to eat sweet-or-sour chicken. It turns out it's real...
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Funny intro to Boolean concepts

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Cite This For Me: The Easy Citation Generator

Cite This For Me: The Easy Citation Generator | Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Automatically create your bibliography or reference list using the APA, Chicago, MLA, Vancouver, or Harvard Referencing citation styles. It's fast and free!
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30 Innovative Ways To Use Google In Education

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30 Innovative Ways To Use Google In Education
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The Keyword Blog: Information Fluency Interactive Infographic

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An Outstanding Internet Safety Cheat Sheet for Teachers and Parents ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

An Outstanding Internet Safety Cheat Sheet for Teachers and Parents ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
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About HAIL - HAIL Professional Development Resources - Library Guides at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne

About HAIL - HAIL Professional Development Resources - Library Guides at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne | Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Library Guides. HAIL Professional Development Resources. About HAIL.
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Overview | Teaching Copyright

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ACRLog » Revising The Cephalonian Method

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ACRLog - Blogging by and for academic and research librarians
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How to Generate Keywords - The University of Texas at Austin Libraries

How to Generate Keywords - The University of Texas at Austin Libraries | Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
How to generate keywords for conducting research.
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Student Research Inspired Art Gallery

Student Research Inspired Art Gallery | Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
This fall, The Unquiet Library has hosted a unique art installation inspired by student research this past spring.  Some of you may remember Teagan from this past winter and her unique approach to ...
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Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information

Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information | Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
An essential part of online research is the ability to critically evaluate information. This includes the ability to read and evaluate its level of accuracy, reliability and bias. When we recently as
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Sadly, it's not just middle schoolers that have this evaluation problem...

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Google-cheat-sheet-7.5X9-updated.png (2700×2250)

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Via Gerald Carey
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Looking for a quick search cheat-sheet? Look no more! This scratches the surface of the powerful algorithmic search engine  that Google is, but would be a great starting point for students to gain experience with advanced search techniques.

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Gerald Carey's curator insight, March 27, 4:24 AM

Nice search cheat sheet to use with the Research Tool in Google Docs.

 

Actually it's for Google Search but it might be handy during research projects.

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Search – Research Ready Website Evaluator

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a website evaluation tool

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Rand Paul Addresses Plagiarism Claims

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Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) addressed claims that he plagiarized a speech from Wikipedia in an interview with Fusion.
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searching 101

a brief overview of searching for information in an academic setting. Includes use of quotation marks, "and" and choosing terms. There is also a bit about lo...
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This really is great!

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Stacey Py Flynn's curator insight, September 23, 2013 6:06 AM

Nice video about search engines! 

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Information literacy

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New Over 100 Incredible Infographic Tools and Resources (Categorized) – Stephen's Lighthouse

New Over 100 Incredible Infographic Tools and Resources (Categorized) – Stephen's Lighthouse | Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
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Llandrillo Library's curator insight, August 21, 2013 5:41 AM

Some really interesting ideas here - espeically the personal visualization tools. 

Efrén Lepe's curator insight, September 11, 2013 9:14 AM

Buen listado de recursos para generar tus propios infográficos.

Lyubov Kazachenkova's curator insight, January 13, 1:38 PM

Very useful resource!

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Free Technology for Teachers: Two Video Guides to Website Evaluation

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Common Craft videos are always so nicely produced. I have used them for upper elementary school kids with great success.
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Welcome to the LearnHigher - Information Literacy

Welcome to the LearnHigher - Information Literacy | Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
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Free Technology for Teachers: Get Creative Commons Savvy With These Activities

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PRIMO Database

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Peer-Reviewed Instructional Materials - Online Database

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Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Sources, UMD Libraries

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After a half-decade, massive Wikipedia hoax finally exposed

After a half-decade, massive Wikipedia hoax finally exposed | Teaching Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Wikipedia editors finally remove an article about a battle that never actually happened.
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Can be used to generate student discussion on their Wikipedia thoughts.

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IKP Weihenstephan's curator insight, February 9, 2013 1:34 AM

Wikipedia-Fehler oder -Hoaxes