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12 Good Encyclopedias and Atlases Apps for Students curated by Educators' Technology

12 Good Encyclopedias and Atlases Apps for Students curated by Educators' Technology | Communication design |
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa) , Steve Yuen
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Making Sense of a Large Research Library: Curate Your References and Papers with Mendeley

Robin Good: Mendeley is a cross-platform research tool, which can help you tap into a vast online library of over 30 academic paper databases, while helping you "curate" your own library of references, bibliographies and reference documents.


From the official site: Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research available.


Key features:


-> Generate citations and bibliographies in Microsoft Word, OpenOffice, and LaTeX.

-> Open PDFs and capture your thoughts through sticky notes and highlights.

-> Import and organize PDFs from your computer, EndNote™, Papers or Zotero.

-> Collaborate with colleagues and securely share your papers, notes and annotations.

-> Access your papers on the web, iPhone or iPad.

-> Discover papers, people and public groups.


Compare with other research tools: ;

Download: (available for Mac, PC, Linux and iOS)


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Via Robin Good
Charles Rein's comment, June 8, 2012 11:42 AM
I used to be in Awe in Syracuse University Libraries (5) the amount of information available at your finger tips. The Internet and software tools make the World at our fingertips
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35 Social Media Infographics

35 Social Media Infographics | Communication design |

Whether you own a large online business or a small booming startup, we’re sure you are actively using social media to give your brand the right dose of exposure and get the message across to your targeted audience.

This is a great list of useful cheatsheets for people who want to benefit more from social media marketing.


These 35 cheatsheets cover tips for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Pinterest, so you can better understand how to market via social media and how to design pages and content for optimum exposure.

Via Lauren Moss
Mark Palmer's curator insight, July 18, 2013 8:47 AM

A really good collection of social media infographics.

Kika Lensvelt's curator insight, July 19, 2013 7:35 AM

cheatsheets Facebook,  Twitter, Google+ & Pinterest

Stephen Dale's curator insight, July 20, 2013 8:20 AM

Heavily biased towards brands and marketing, but some useful data nevertheless. Personally, I'd like to see more examples of how social media is being used for personal development, collaboration and knowledge sharing.