On research transparency and inadequate containers « NeverEndingSearch
Blog post from Joyce Valenza comparing the value of a folder of paper notes compared to a wiki or similar digital resource with hyperlinks etc, for research and revision.
Learning Spaces | EDUCAUSE
Edited by Diane Oblinger, Learning Spaces (eBook) focuses on how learner expectations influence such spaces, the principles and activities that facilitate learning, and the role of technology from the perspective of those who create learning environments: faculty, learning technologists, librarians, and administrators. Information technology has brought unique capabilities to learning spaces, whether stimulating greater interaction through the use of collaborative tools, videoconferencing with international experts, or opening virtual worlds for exploration. This e-book represents an ongoing exploration as we bring together space, technology, and pedagogy to ensure learner success.
Piggy Bank – SIMILE
Piggy Bank is a Firefox extension that turns your browser into a mashup platform, by allowing you to extract data from different web sites and mix them together. It also allows you to store this extracted information locally for you to search later and to exchange at need the collected information with others.
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