Information and Internet

Finding Information on the Internet: A Tutorial
Internet Research: Topic Development, Search Strategy Development and Search Tips from the Teaching Library Internet Workshop, University of California, Berkeley.
> http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/TeachingLib/Guides/Internet/FindInfo.html
Evaluating Information Found on the Internet
How to evaluate resources on the web by the Sheridan Libraries of Johns Hopkins University.
> http://www.library.jhu.edu/elp/useit/evaluate/index.html
Internet Public Library
The Internet Public Library (IPL), is a public service organization and learning/teaching environment at the University of Michigan School of Information.
> http://www.ipl.org/
"10 Reasons Why the Internet Is No Substitute for a Library"
> http://www.ala.org/Content/NavigationMenu/Products_and_Publications/...
iVia Open Source Virtual Library System
iVia is an open source Internet subject portal or virtual library system.
> http://www.dlib.org/dlib/january03/mitchell/01mitchell.html

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Teach-nology Rubric Builders
Various rubric builders, but simple ones with few fields you can alter.
> http://teachers.teach-nology.com/web_tools/rubrics/
Ideas for Distance Education
Advice on distance learning topics like discussion boards, email, etc. from RCC's Open Campus
> http://www.opencampus.com/faculty/articles/IDEAS%20FOR%20DISTANCE%20LEARNING.pdf
Rules & Policies for Educational Web Sites
Today, more and more instructors are creating web sites for their classes. However, most don't provide guidelines that can prevent problems and help students adjust to the online environment.
> http://www.opencampus.com/faculty/articles/student_web_site_handout.htm
You Can Create a Class Web Site
Create your own classroom Web page -- in four easy steps.
> http://www.education-world.com/a_tech/tech161.shtml
The Power of the Internet for Learning
A landmark report presented by a special Web-Based Education Committee to the U.S. Congress in December 2000.
http://www.opencampus.com/faculty/DLU/THE%20POWER%20OF%20THE%20INTERNET%20FOR%20LEARNING.pdf
MERLOT.org
The Multimedia Education Resource for Learning and Online Teaching, is a free and open resource designed for faculty and students in higher education. MERLOT helps faculty enhance instruction with a continually growing collection of online, reviewed learning materials and assignments.
http://www.merlot.org