Sunday, December 11, 2011

Great Tools

WebTools4U2Use: A wiki for teacher-librarians to learn about cool new web tools.  See how they can be used in school library programs.  Share ideas and success stories.  Nominated for 2010 Edublog Awards, Best Educational Wiki.

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. 

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