Category Archives: Reference

Worth A Read A Great Writer’s Reference Book — Write Like the Masters by William Cane

Title: Write Like the Masters: Emulating the Best of Hemingway, Faulkner, Salinger, and Others Authors: William Cane EBook On Google Books: https://books.google.ie/books/about/Write_Like_the_Masters.html?id=SN9qL6CT-fIC&redir_esc=y Reviews On Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6784911-write-like-the-masters Reviews On Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Write-Like-Masters-Emulating-2009-10-22/dp/B01JXPGRDG/ref=sr_1_4?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1482363650&sr=1-4&keywords=WRITE+LIKE+THE+MASTERS Publisher Writer’s Digest Books, 2009 ISBN 1582975922, 9781582975924 Length 282 … Continue reading

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Read Free Online The Stories of Anton Chekhov

Title: Stories of Anton Chekhov Author: Anton Chekhov Free PDF Sample Of Book: http://www.columbia.edu/cu/creative/epub/harriman/2014/summer/anton_chekhov.pdf Free eBooks Online: http://manybooks.net/authors/chekhova.html Audio Books: https://archive.org/details/AntonChekhov-SelectedShortStories Also in Print Introduction by Richard Pevear Translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky Paperback, 496 pages Publisher: Modern … Continue reading

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Quartz Article On SCI-HUB

The subscription fees charged by academic publishers have risen so high in recent years that even wealthy American universities have said they can’t afford them. When Harvard Library reported its subscription costs had reached $3.5 million per year in a … Continue reading

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An Interesting Article on Classic Research From Research Buzz. Read On…..

Google Scholar Blog: Classic Papers: Articles That Have Stood The Test of Time. “Scholarly research is often about the latest findings – the newest knowledge that our colleagues have gleaned from nature. Some articles buck this pattern and have impact … 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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Digitised Manuscripts hyperlinks Spring 2017

Title: Digitised Manuscripts hyperlinks Spring 2017 Author: Medieval Manuscripts Blog, British Library, UK Full Text & Source: http://blogs.bl.uk/digitisedmanuscripts/2017/04/digitised-manuscripts-hyperlinks-spring-2017.html The Internet, Online, 2/06/2017 Sample Text: From ancient papyri to a manuscript given by the future Queen Elizabeth I to King Henry VIII for New … 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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The Best Online Research Apps/Sites You’ve Never Heard Of

Title: The Best Online Research Apps/Sites You’ve Never Heard Of Author:Open Education Database (OEDb) Full Text & Source: http://oedb.org/ilibrarian/best-online-research-sites/ The Internet, Online, 24/06/2016 Sample Text: Artcyclopedia BioMedCentral Digital History FindArticles.com INFOMINE Internet History Sourcebooks The Internet Public Library Intute The … 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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Create Reading Happiness: Librarians matter now more than ever

Title:Create Reading Happiness: Librarians matter now more than ever Author: Adam Sockel, OverDrive Blogs Full Text & Source: http://blogs.overdrive.com/general/2016/04/01/create-reading-happiness-librarians-matter-now-more-t The Internet, Online, 01/06/2016 Sample Text: Librarians provide not just access to endless knowledge but they also know how to help … Continue reading

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Professional Reading for Librarians

Title:Professional Reading for Librarians Published By: Pinterest Full Text & Source: https://www.pinterest.com/peterals/professional-reading-for-librarians/ The Internet, Online, 30/05/2016 Sample Text: Visual Literacy for Libraries: A Practical, Standards-Based Guide – Books / Professional Development – Books for Academic Librarians – New Products – … Continue reading

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Top Ten Websites for Research

Title: Top Ten Websites for Research Author: John Brown University Library, USA Full Text & Source: http://www.jbu.edu/library/research/toptenweb/http://www.jbu.edu/library/research/toptenweb/ The Internet, Online, 25/05/2016 Sample Text: 1.Project Gutenberg, as the oldest producer of ebooks on the Internet, provides access to 16,000 titles. 2.Christian … Continue reading

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Research – Best Of History Sites

Title: Best of history websites Author:Ed Tech Teacher Full Text & Source: http://besthistorysites.net/research/ The Internet, Online, 17/05/2016 Sample Text: General History Resources Ancient/Biblical History General Resources Pre History American History European History Modern History Art History Military History Oral History

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Google Books – Online Library

Title: Google Books Author: Google Full Text & Source:https://books.google.com/?hl=en The Internet, Online, 11/4/2016 Sample Text: Search the full text of books Search Book Search works just like web search. Try a search on Google Books or on Google.com. When we … Continue reading

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Librarians Forever!

Title: Librarians Forever Author: Loretta Gharst Full Text & Source: http://www.infotoday.com/cilmag/dec10/Gharst.shtml The Internet, Online, 7/4/2016 Sample Text: The rumored death of librarianship caused by the advent of technology has not, and will not, come to pass. In fact, technology has … Continue reading

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This Looks Like A Great Book – A Concise Companion to Contemporary British and Irish Drama

Title: A Concise Companion to Contemporary British and Irish Drama Author: David Bradshaw Editors: Nadine Holdsworth and Mary Luckhurst ISBN: 9781405130530 Series: Oxford Concise Companion Series Full Text & Source: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/book/10.1002/9780470690987 The Internet, Online, 20/11/2015 Sample Text: “Focusing on major … Continue reading

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Online Free Library Tutorials – Research Tips

Title: Online Library Tutorials Author: ITT, Dublin, Ireland Full Text & Source: http://library.ittdublin.ie/screens/tut.html#.VjOd_3Inzv9 The Internet, Online, 30/10/2015 Sample Text: How to Research your Assignment This tutorial is aimed at first year students or those wanting to improve their research skills. … Continue reading

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Lost Titles, Forgotten Rhymes

Title: Lost Titles, Forgotten Rhymes:How to Find a Novel, Short Story, or Poem Without Knowing its Title or Author Author: The Library Of Congress, USA Full Text & Source: http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/lost/poems.html The Internet, Online, 29/10/2015 Sample Text: Finding Poems Poetry Online … Continue reading

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Cochrane Library – Health Articles

Title: Cochrane Library Author: Cochrane Organisation Full Text & Source: http://www.cochranelibrary.com/ The Internet, Online, 27/10/2015 Sample Text: Cochrane is a global independent network of health practitioners, researchers, patient advocates and others, responding to the challenge of making the vast amounts … Continue reading

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