iPad Academy: iPad Starter Set. iPad Academy helps you to get more out of the iPad and turn your iPad into a practical and purposeful tool with tips and tutorials, as well as recommendations for apps and accessories.
Search for eBooks: Free eBook Search Engine. Here is a service dedicated to helping you find free ebooks. When you find an ebook on Search EBooks, you can view a preview of it, download, or grab an embed code without ever leaving the search results page.
A Media Specialists' Guide to the Internet - because you'll never know when you'll need a cybrarian. Here is a megalist for teacher-librarians and it's growing, with over 160 sites listed.
What is Digital Curation?
Have I seen it called Web 3.0? Try the Dilbert Interpretation. Then read Valenza's Curation is the New Search Tool and Content Curation. Or how about Curation, The Musical!
Curation Tools: Start an online publication today.
- paper.li - an online newspaper of tweets, facebook, Google+ and other content sources; it monitors your sources and updates itself automatically. Here's a local example: Tim Winkelmans, BC Ministry of Education eLearning Manager offers edtechbc Daily (from Twitter #edtechbc)
- scoop.it - an online magazine; examples are Visual Revolution and Everything iPads, online mags from Andrea Zeitz, noted in last week's blog posts.
- Curated mags about school libraries and learning commons: Re-branding School Libraries and Learning Commons and School Libraries Around the World -- 21st C Libraries in K-12 Schools