Archive for September, 2009

Hidden treasuries

If you or your students need ideas for projects, you can look at these electronic reference collections: CredoReference Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) Oxford Reference Online Each one contains resources on a variety of topics.  Each one is useful for collecting background information. For CredoReference and GVRL go to the […]

By September 30, 2009 Comments are Disabled InfoSavvy

An educational YouTube and more

You know about YouTube, but have you looked at YouTube EDU?  This YouTube subset  features videos from a variety of colleges and universities. Of course YouTube EDU is not the only source for online educational videos.  Explore these sites: Academic Earth Moving Image Archive Research Channel These are just a […]

By September 21, 2009 Comments are Disabled InfoSavvy

Keeping in (APA) style

You may have heard about APA Style Manual’s 6th edition, but did you know that the APA website has a tutorial highlighting what’s new in this edition?  You can view this tutorial here.  Of course you can also look at the manual itself: the libraries have copies.  Either way you’ll […]

By September 14, 2009 Comments are Disabled InfoSavvy