Monthly Archives: October 2014

Credibility, Content, Currency – Validating Websites

Below are two websites on the same topic.  One of the sites is real and the other is completely made up (albeit rather convincingly!) Chemistry Dihydrogen Monoxide Research Division http://ww.dhmo.org/ Carbon Monoxide http://carbonmonoxidekills.com/ Genetics Genechoice http://www.genochoice.com/ Gender Prediction http://www.babyzone.com/gender-predictor/ Food The Ova Prima Foundation http://www.ovaprima.org/ NZ Nutrition Foundation http://www.nutritionfoundation.org.nz/nutrition-facts/nutrition-a-z/Eggs Water Dehydrated Water http://www.buydehydratedwater.com/ International Water Association http://www.iwahq.org/1nb/home.html Endangered Species Pacific

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Google Scholar – Stand on the shoulders of giants

Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful.  Google Scholar lets you search for articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. If you have a Google Account you can keep a personal library of articles. You can save articles right from the

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