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How To Use Wikipedia for Research

Well, though teachers and professors frown upon it, many learners will refer to Wikipedia when conducting research.  And it can be a good place to start, but still it is not a source to cite.  Why?  Like encyclopedias and other reference books, Wikipedia provides a good overview of many subjects.  However, anyone can edit the…

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More Creative Commons and Free Image Searching

As reminded by a recent ALA Think Tank Facebook question, there are more places to find images than just those I mentioned a couple years back on Google Images and my post entitled “Searching for Creative Commons and Public Domain Images.”  It’s time to mention those other sources, especially since Microsoft discontinued it’s clipart in…