Year 11 and 12


Below you’ll find a host of resources of particular interest to Senior students. From careers information; Higher Education and University Entrance; Student Life; research and study skills.

SACE Research Project

English

Information Literacy

Virtual Training Suite – develop Internet research skills for your A-Level subjects and beyond.

Information Literacy Task for New Year 12 Students

Internet Detective

http://www.vts.intute.ac.uk/detective/index.html 

Just how good is the information you find on the web? How can you trust it?

Academic Writing – Essay Tips Etc.

Explorations Of Style

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
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* 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.

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