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Going Beyond Google And Wikipedia
Finding Quality Information In Databases, E-Libraries And In The Hidden Web.

Part 2 : Better finds in better places.

Christina Nord and John Royce

The sites
The sources
The slides (download a .pdf file - 1 slide to a page)
The handout (download a .pdf file - 6 slides to a page)

The sites

ABYZnewslinks
http://www.abyznewslinks.com/

AllYouCanRead
http://www.allyoucanread.com/

Citeseer : Scientific Literature Digital Library and Search Engine
http://citeseer.ist.psu.edu/

Ebrary : Knowledge Unbound
http://www.ebrary.com/

eLibrary
http://www.elibrary.com/

FindArticles
http://findarticles.com/

EbscoHost
          Advanced Placement
          MAS Ultra School edition
http://www.ebscohost.com/

ERIC : World's largest digital library of education literature.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/

Gale General One File Student Resources in Context
http://www.gale.cengage.com/

Google Books
http://books.google.com/

Google News
http://news.google.com/

Highwire Press
http://highwire.stanford.edu/

Information bridge : DOE Scientific and Technical Information
http://www.osti.gov/bridge/

Internet Archive : Digital Library of Free Books, Movies, Music & Wayback Machine
http://www.archive.org/

Journal@rchive
http://www.journalarchive.jst.go.jp/english/top_en.php

Jstor
https://www.jstor.org/

New Zealand Digital Library
http://www.nzdl.org/cgi-bin/library.cgi

Newsbank
http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Newspaper Index
http://www.newspaperindex.com/

OnlineNewspapers
http://www.onlinenewspapers.com/

Pecya
http://www.pecya.com/

Project Gutenberg : free ebooks online download for iPad, Kindle, Nook, Android, iPhone, iPod Touch, Sony Reader
http://www.gutenberg.org/

Project Runeberg : Archive of free ebooks of classic Nordic (Scandinavian) literature.
http://runeberg.org/

Proquest
          Proquest Research Library
          Platinum
http://www.proquest.co.uk/en-UK/

Psychology Archive
http://psychclassics.yorku.ca/

Questia
http://www.questia.com/

Yahoo directory / News_and_Media / Newspapers /
http://dir.yahoo.com/News_and_Media/Newspapers/Web_Directories/

World-Newspapers
http://www.world-newspapers.com/

Sources

Donald Rumsfeld soundbite archive. BBC, 2008. Web. http://tinyurl.com/3ynqgnt

Medeiros, Norm, “The killer Kindle.” International Digital Library Perspectives 25 (4) 2009, 225-227. Retrieved from Emeraldinsight.com, December 2009. DOI: 10.1108/10650750911001806

Moran, Mark. Young Learners Need Librarians, Not Just Google. Forbes.com 22 March 2010. Web. http://www.forbes.com/2010/03/22/moran-librarian-skills-intelligent-investing-google.html

New Scientist. Cloned human embryos are stem-cell breakthrough. 12 February 2004. http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn4667-cloned-human-embryos-are-stem-cell-breakthrough.html

Patrick, Meriel. Fostering effective and appropriate use of online resources: (Or: how do we stop students copying their essays from Wikipedia?). Discourse 8 (1), September 2010, 99-111. Web. http://www.prs.heacademy.ac.uk/pdf.html/PrsDiscourseArticles/40

Rowlands, Ian (2008). information behaviour of the researcher of the future: a Ciber briefng paper. London: University College London, Downloadable at http://www.ucl.ac.uk/infostudies/research/ciber/ downloads/ggexecutive.pdf

Rumsfeldisms. About.com. nd. Web. http://politicalhumor.about.com/cs/quotethis/a/rumsfeldquotes.htm

Sherman, Chris and Gary Price. The invisible web: uncovering information sources search engines can’t see. Medford NJ: CyberAge Books, 2001.

Valenza, Joyce. “What’s not on the web.” Learning and Leading with Technology, Sept. 2001, 7-9, 48.

 

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