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Searching Using AND, OR, NOT (Boolean Searching)

This brief Flash tutorial teaches students the basics of using AND, OR, and NOT to combine terms when searching in library... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Michelle Mach
Date Added: Feb 12, 2008 Date Modified: Apr 22, 2014
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Peer Reviews 5 rating
User Rating 4.17 user rating
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What is Plagiarism (Paul Robeson Library)

The goals for this tutorial are that students will use information in an ethical manner and will recognize the art of... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Vibiana Bowman
Date Added: Aug 19, 2007 Date Modified: Apr 22, 2014
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Peer Reviews 4.5 rating
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Wikipedia: Beneath the Surface

This 6 minute animation introduces viewers to what goes on behind-the-scenes of Wikipedia so they can make the best use of... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Kim Duckett, Josh Wilson
Date Added: Mar 12, 2009 Date Modified: Apr 22, 2014
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Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
User Rating 5 user rating
Discussion (2 Comments)
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How to Use a Search Engine

Movies, links, and slides with assignments on how to use a search engine
Material Type: Animation
Author: Corinne Hoisington
Date Added: Apr 06, 2005 Date Modified: Oct 25, 2012
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Peer Reviews 3 rating
User Rating 3.83 user rating
Discussion (6 Comments)
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Choosing a Database

This brief, self-paced Flash tutorial first reviews the different types of information found in article databases (citations,... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Michelle Mach
Date Added: Feb 12, 2008 Date Modified: Apr 22, 2014
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Peer Reviews 4.25 rating
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Seeking Information: Web vs. Library Databases

This brief Flash tutorial compares results from searching Google vs. an online library database. The learning objectives... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Cathy Cranston
Date Added: Feb 12, 2008 Date Modified: Apr 22, 2014
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Peer Reviews 4.25 rating
User Rating 4.33 user rating
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Credible Sources Count!

Acadia University promotes teaching and technology through its campus-wide laptop program. In an effort to reach more... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Tanja Harrison
Date Added: Feb 12, 2008 Date Modified: Apr 22, 2014
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Peer Reviews 5 rating
User Rating 4 user rating
Discussion (1 Comment)
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The Research Process: Seven Steps to Enlightened Research

Interactive flash tutorial dividing the research process up into seven steps, which should be repeated as necessary. ... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: emily mitchell
Date Added: Aug 11, 2009 Date Modified: Jul 20, 2011
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Peer Reviews 4.5 rating
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Read-aloud

This site gives a lot of good tips for reading aloud to children.  Includes a list of good books for reading aloud.  Uses a... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Jennifer LiuBryan
Date Added: Oct 10, 2009 Date Modified: Oct 15, 2012
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Peer Reviews 4 rating
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Combining AND, OR, NOT (Advanced Boolean)

This brief Flash tutorial teaches students how to combine AND, OR and NOT in their searches using parentheses and why it is... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Michelle Mach
Date Added: Feb 12, 2008 Date Modified: Oct 09, 2011
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