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Web 2.0 tools in the information skills process. Sweet Search. Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning. Copyright creative commons. Egon Public Education Network (OPEN) Clearinghouse. SLAV Links. Information literacy models. Choose a Showcase - eLearning ICT - DEECD.

COGs resource lists. Creative Net - Authors and Illustrators. FRIDAY, 30 May 2014 A professional development seminar designed to inform and inspire primary and secondary school teachers and librarians, municipal librarians, literacy support professionals and those interested in promoting literacy.

Creative Net - Authors and Illustrators

Venue: City of Greater Dandenong Civic Centre and Library, 225 Lonsdale Street, Dandenong, Victoria OPTIONAL – You will be invited as our guest to join us for Dinner and Presentation of the Young Australian Art & Writers Awards where your table will be hosted by a leading children’s author/illustrator. [Date and venue TBA.] Features of the day include: HandoutsSpecialist bookstallParticipation in lively discussion and debateAll catering providedLucky door prizesNetworking opportunities with like-minded colleaguesGreat ideas to implement at your workplaceLatest news and availability for author visitsPD certificate of attendanceDelegates will receive a 10% discount voucher valid for all of 2014 from INT BOOKS. Kevin Burgemeestre – MC Dr Gary Crew Meredith Costain. SlimeKids - School Library Media Kids.

BibMe: Fast & Easy Bibliography Maker - MLA, APA, Chicago, Turabian - Free. KVL - Homebase (Site Map) Teens and the internet: The future of digital diversity. Debra Frasier - Author and Illustrator.

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School_Libraries_A_Plan_for_Improvement. Big6. Global Education. University Library: Digital Collections. Digital Collections Listing by Name The Library's Digital Collections, available via a browser, are listed below.

University Library: Digital Collections

Internet Explorer is the preferred browser for accessing these collections. Click on a collection to find out more about what it has to offer. Note: Collections highlighted with an * can be searched using the "Search Selected Collections" box above. Access to some collections is restricted to on-campus use only. AdHoc, a Yale Divinity School faculty-library initiative, is web-searchable database that contains electronic images and texts related to the history of Christianity. AMEEL (Arabic and Middle Eastern Electronic Library) is a Web-based portal for the study of the Middle East, including its history, culture, development, and contemporary face, and within this portal, will integrate existing scholarly digital content to make such material easier to find and use efficiently and freely.

The Ross Archive of African Images is a comprehensive database of over 7,000 images. RBL links. Created by SLAQ.

RBL links

Succinct if not pithy! {*style:<b>What is resource-based learning? </b>*} Today's society is experiencing the tremendous impact of the information age. Full-school-libraries-report. The Hub.

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Welcome to SAFARI. Asks: “what is information?” And considers the types of information that we use in everyday life and for studies. Recommended duration: 1 hour Looks at where information comes from and goes to; how it gets categorised and spread around, and where you may find it. Recommended duration: 1 hour Looks at how to think about information in ways that will allow you to create a search strategy, and use it to access catalogue and database resources. Looks at the practice of searching - on and offline - and how to use different electronic search tools and techniques. Asks how information can be evaluated for quality and why this needs to be done, and suggests a tool to do this. Explores why information needs organising and ways of doing this using tools and techniques, including referencing, bibliographies, social bookmarks etc. Follow the About Safari link if you would like to know more about how Safari works.


iPads in Education. iPads for Education. Picture Australia. Picture Australia has been absorbed into Trove.

Picture Australia

It was originally launched in September 2000, and at that time, was a unique and ground breaking service, bringing together digitised images from cultural heritage collections around Australia for not only all Australians to see but also the world. Contemporary images were sourced from Flickr via a series of Groups, which ensured individual contributions to Picture Australia were included in the snapshot of Australiana. We will continue with this tradition using the Trove: Australia in Pictures Group. To read more about how we integrated Picture Australia into Trove please see the bulletins in the Trove forum.

Please be aware that as a result of this integration the format of search URLs have changed, therefore any saved or bookmarked Picture Australia hyperlinks that use search terms will no longer work. Standards for the 21st-Century Learner Lesson Plan Database.