Researching 2.0




Google Search Tips and Tricks




Think about using Google Search Stories to model best practices with internet searching for students. Click here to learn more.





Bookmarking and Annotating

Diigo
http://www.diigo.com/education

Evernote
http://www.evernote.com/

Delicious
http://delicious.com/

A.nnotate
http://a.nnotate.com/

Clipmarks
http://clipmarks.com/

MIT microcosm
http://mycro.media.mit.edu/

CiteULike
http://www.citeulike.org/

Crocodoc
http://crocodoc.com/

Bookgoo
http://bookgoo.com/

cocomment
http://www.cocomment.com/



Searching Smarter and RSS


Schoolr
http://www.schoolr.com/

RefDesk – Fact Checker for the Internet
http://www.refdesk.com/index.html

FactCheck.org
http://www.factcheck.org/

Creative Commons Search
http://search.creativecommons.org/

Google Customized News Feeds
http://news.google.com/

Google Customized Search Engine
http://www.google.com/coop/cse/

Google Scholar
http://scholar.google.com/

Symbaloo
http://www.symbaloo.com/us/

YoLink
http://www.yolink.com/

Library of Congress Ask a Librarian
http://www.loc.gov/rr/askalib/

Tagedu
http://www.tagedu.com/

CIESE Real Time Data Sites
http://k12science.org/realtimedatasites.html

WorldOMeters Real Time World Statistics
http://www.worldometers.info/

KML FactBook
http://www.kmlfactbook.org/

Swivel
http://www.swivel.com/

Google Reader
http://www.google.com/reader/

iGoogle
http://www.google.com/ig

The News Literacy Project
http://www.thenewsliteracyproject.org/

Info Please
http://www.infoplease.com/

Library of Congress
http://www.loc.gov/

Bartleby – Great Books Online
http://www.bartleby.com/

Footnote
http://www.footnote.com/

NewsMap
http://newsmap.jp/

Google Public Data Explorer
http://www.google.com/publicdata/home

Google News Timeline
http://newstimeline.googlelabs.com/

Start.io
http://start.io/

Google Reader
http://www.google.com/reader/

Pageflakes
http://www.pageflakes.com/

Netvibes
http://www.netvibes.com/

Protopage
http://protopage.com/

Intel: Technology Literacy
http://www.intel.com/education/technologyliteracy/index.htm



Citation Resources


NoodleTools
http://www.noodletools.com/

KnightCite
http://www.calvin.edu/library/knightcite/

Citation Machine
http://citationmachine.net/

OttoBib
http://ottobib.com/

Zotero
http://www.zotero.org/

EasyBib
http://easybib.com/

BibMe
http://www.bibme.org/


Collaborative Document Authoring, Sharing, and Publishing


Google Docs
http://docs.google.com/

Zoho
http://zoho.com/

Writeboard
http://www.writeboard.com/

DabbleBoard
http://dabbleboard.com/

Thinkature
http://thinkature.com/

Twiddla
http://www.twiddla.com/

MixedInk
http://www.mixedink.com/

ScribLink
http://www.scriblink.com/

Scribblar
http://www.scribblar.com/

Skrbl
http://www.skrbl.com/

CompareMyDocs
http://www.comparemydocs.com/

Stixy
http://www.stixy.com/

Wikispaces
http://www.wikispaces.com/

PB Wiki
http://pbwiki.com/

WetPaint
http://www.wetpaint.com/

Grou.ps
http://grou.ps/

Box.net
http://box.net/


Dropbox
http://www.dropbox.com/

SimplyBox
http://www.simplybox.com/

LiveBinders
http://livebinders.com/



Mind Mapping


Gliffy
http://www.gliffy.com/

Cacoo http://cacoo.com/

Bubbl.us
http://bubbl.us/

MindMeister
http://www.mindmeister.com/

Mindomo
http://mindomo.com/

My Webspiration
http://www.mywebspiration.com/

xMind
http://www.xmind.net/

Wise Mapping
http://www.wisemapping.com/

Glinkr
http://www.glinkr.net/

LucidChart
http://www.lucidchart.com/

Tufts University Visual Understanding Environment
http://vue.tufts.edu/

Mind42
http://mind42.com/

Think
http://think.ajsands.com/



Communication Platforms


Skype – VOIP
http://www.skype.com/

SpeakLike – IM with built-in langage translation
http://speaklike.com/

Chatterous
http://www.chatterous.com/

Chatzy
http://www.chatzy.com/

TodaysMeet
http://todaysmeet.com/

Yugma
https://www.yugma.com/

Doodle
http://www.doodle.com/

Wiggio
http://wiggio.com/



Project Management and Networking Resources


Edmodo
http://www.edmodo.com/

Notely
http://www.notely.net/

MyNoteIT
http://www.mynoteit.com/

Google Calendar
http://www.google.com/calendar/

AirSet
http://www.airset.com/

Remember The Milk
http://www.rememberthemilk.com/

Decide Already
https://decidealready.com/



Study Tools and Literacy Resources


Study Stack
http://www.studystack.com/

CueFlash
http://www.cueflash.com/

Flashcard Exchange
http://www.flashcardexchange.com/

Quizlet
http://quizlet.com/

GistWeb
http://gistweb.com/

Great Summary
http://greatsummary.com/

Word Sift
http://wordsift.com/

ABC Ya! Word Clouds
http://www.abcya.com/word_clouds.htm

Wordle
http://www.wordle.net/

TagCrowd
http://tagcrowd.com/

Tagul
http://tagul.com/

Cornell University Library – Evaluating Web Sites
http://www.library.cornell.edu/olinuris/ref/research/webeval.html

Kathy Schrock’s Guide – Critically Evaluating Websites (Compilation of Tools and Resources)
http://school.discoveryeducation.com/schrockguide/eval.html

Admongo - Media Literacy Skills
http://www.admongo.gov/

List of Fake Websites
http://www.multiurl.com/l/2uE



Miscellaneous Resources


Google Tools for Schools – Training Resources
http://sites.google.com/site/cliotech/

PollDaddy
http://polldaddy.com/

99Polls
http://www.99polls.com/

TwtPoll
http://www.twtpoll.com/

Poll Everywhere
http://www.polleverywhere.com/

KwikSurveys
http://www.kwiksurveys.com/

FormSite
http://www.formsite.com/

JotForm
http://jotform.com/

TextTheMob
http://textthemob.com/

SurveyMonkey
http://www.surveymonkey.com/

Zoomerang
http://www.zoomerang.com/

ReadWriteThink
http://www.readwritethink.org/

Media Awareness Network – Educational Games
http://www.media-awareness.ca/english/games/index.cfm

Media Awareness Network – Authentication of Online Information
http://www.media-awareness.ca/english/teachers/wa_teachers/fact_or_folly_teachers/index.cfm

Teacher Web Site Evaluation Rating Guide
http://kathyschrock.net/abceval/teacherwebeval.pdf

Edutopia – News Literacy : How To Teach Students to Search Smart
http://www.edutopia.org/media-literacy-students-searching

Intel Education - Online Thinking Tools
http://www.intel.com/education/tools/index.htm

Exploratree - Online Library of Thinking Guides
http://www.exploratree.org.uk/

Tom March - Thesis Builder
http://tommarch.com/electraguide/

Grazing for Digital Natives Wiki – CyberSmartz
http://jdorman.wikispaces.com/CyberSmartz



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