Virtual Training Suite – develop Internet research skills for your A-Level subjects and beyond.
Just how good is the information you find on the web? How can you trust it?
Academic Writing – Essay Tips Etc.
Internet Tools & Web 2.0
Phil Bradley’s ‘I Want To’ Blog – How to do everything on the web.
University & Higher Education Advice
Databases to search (part of the “deep web”):
* INTUTE – best web resources for education and research http://www.intute.ac.uk/services.html> – material is evaluated and selected by subject specialists
* Directory of Open Access Journals<http://www.doaj.org/> – free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals
* The Big Think<http://bigthink.com/> – research and discussion website “a global forum connecting people and ideas”
* Google Scholar <http://scholar.google.co.uk/> – lists books and journal articles by experts, gives limited access to some of the books, also lists in which libraries they are available.