Last week in my post about the Google News Newspaper Archive I mentioned the value of getting students to use search tools other than Google.com. By using search tools like Google Books and Google Scholar students often find resources that they wouldn’t have discovered had they simply used Google.com for their searches. The three videos embedded below provide overviews of how to use Google Books, Google Scholar, and the Google News Newspaper Archive.
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- Customize Your Wikispaces Navigation With Favorites
- How to Search for Old Newspaper Articles in the Google News Archive
- How to Use Tackk to Create Blogs and Digital Portfolios