Category Archives: Reference

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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