Category Archives: Internet

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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Academic Index – Check It Out!

Search Additional Multidisciplinary Web Portals – Great Search Resource. This is a a selective metasearch engine accessing academic reference and research sites recommended by teachers, librarians and educational and library consortia. Title: Academic Research Index Author: Dr.Michael Bell, Texas Full … Continue reading

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25 Best Genealogy Websites for Beginners

Title: 25 Best Genealogy Websites for Beginners Author: Sunny Jane Morton, Family Tree Magazine Full Text & Source: http://www.familytreemagazine.com/article/25-best-genealogy-websites-for-beginners The Internet, Online, 7/06/2016 Sample Text: Hit the online road with this travel guide of starter tips and sites guaranteed to … Continue reading

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12 of the Most Beautiful Literary Magazines Online

Title: 12 of the Most Beautiful Literary Magazines Online Author: Daniel Roberts, Flavorwire Full Text & Source: http://flavorwire.com/324591/12-of-the-most-beautiful-online-literary-magazines The Internet, Online, 14/05/2016 Sample Text: We’ve been hearing that print is dead for years now. It obviously isn’t true: look at the … Continue reading

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