Category Archives: Internet

Report From IFLA: “Real Solutions to Fake News: How Libraries Help”

Title: Report From IFLA: “Real Solutions to Fake News: How Libraries Help” Author: IFLA Filed By: Gary Price Full Text & Source: http://www.infodocket.com/2017/08/20/report-from-ifla-real-solutions-to-fake-news-how-libraries-help/ The Internet, Online, 21/08/2017 Sample Text Freedoms of access to information and expression online are at risk. … Continue reading

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Practice Driver Theory Test – Mocks.ie

Title: Driver Theory Test Questions Source:http://www.mocks.ie/Driver-Theory-Test Online, The Internet, 13/08/2017 Answer 50 questions and be graded Sample Text: What could happen if a driver parks on a footpath? They could get a parking ticket Pedestrians could be impeded  ✔ They … Continue reading

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Rudai 23: A New Online Course for Information Professionals

The course is certified by the Library Association of Ireland.This course will be of interest to information professionals who would like to learn more about using web tools for professional development and promoting your library. Continue reading

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A Positive Side To Social Media

I heard a story about the positive use of social media. My sister is using her ipad to teach the old people who she works with to use Facebook and Twitter, to connect with their children and grand-children. I love … Continue reading

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Amazon Free Delivery To Ireland – Books Over STG £25

Amazon Free Delivery Of Books There is an option to get books, over  (Sterling) £25 delivered free to Ireland, I did not know this until my niece Rosie told me. This is because the site does not do this automatically … Continue reading

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Evaluating Web Sites: Criteria and Tools

Title:Evaluating Web Sites: Criteria and Tools Author: Cornell University Library, USA Full Text & Source: https://olinuris.library.cornell.edu/ref/research/webeval.html The Internet, Online, 02/07/2016 Sample Text: Evaluation Criteria Author Date of Publication Edition or Revision Publisher Title of Journal Intended Audience Objective Reasoning Coverage … Continue reading

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15 Educational Search Engines for Research

Title:15 Educational Search Engines for Research Author: Allie Grey Freeland Full Text & Source: http://www.rasmussen.edu/student-life/blogs/college-life/15-educational-search-engines/ The Internet, Online, 28/06/2016 Sample Text: 1.iSeek 2.Google Book Search 3.Google Custom Search Engine 4. Google Scholar 5.ERIC 6.Federal Resources For Academic Excellence 7. Scirus … Continue reading

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