Knowledge Handler

Information Sources & Information Sifting Techniques

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Librarian at Indiana Wesleyan University's Cleveland Education Center.

Saturday, January 29, 2011

Offline Reader Apps for iPhone

App Advice has a review of offline reader apps - useful if one is going
to be reading research material in an area without Internet.



Friday, January 28, 2011


The new MegaReader APP offers access to almost two million public domain books, and puts the iPhone4's camera to good use for walkers.

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Thursday, January 27, 2011

Quora is an online community where people discuss various intellectual questions (registration required).
One thing I liked about Quora were the interactive helps that guide newcomers in making appropriate posts (see black inset, below). This type of interactive help might be useful in a course management system such as Blackboard. showing interactive help box - Learn about Quora questions before adding yours.


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Sunday, January 23, 2011

Predictions for 2011

Ellen Ullman at Tech and Learning has offered some predictions for 2011. Most of these predictions sound over-reaching to me.