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Archive for September, 2008

TechSource post: SOPAC for the Smaller Set

For my latest TechSource post, I sat down with Darien’s fantastic Head of Children’s Services, Gretchen Hams. She talks about SOPAC, kids and literacy and is, as always, really interesting!

Liveblogging Advanced Search Secrets with Mary Ellen Bates

Google “gene therapy” view:info Labs product that has list view, info view, timeline view, map view timeline view: dates for pages. clickable for groups of posts. Example: olympic boycott brings up things about olympic boycott of the 1980s. Searchmash google with a different skin and organization search results, image results, blog entries, videos on results […]

Liveblogging- Mary Ellen Bates 45 search tips in 60 minutes

45 Search Tips in 60 mintues (my comments, if there are any, in parens) Google Translated Search Lots of translation services out there, but what if you want to search a concept in another language, but you don’t know how to express that or read the results? Translates query, searches in language you want, brings […]

Liveblogging- Mary Ellen Bates at Greenwich Library

(My comments, as always are in parens) Web 2.0 Tools Technorati– her favorite blog search tools. blogs about x blog posts tagged with x blog posts that mention x videos tagged with x Can search however you want- granular as you can get. search just descriptions of blogs to find blogs about a certain subject […]