Internet Research Resources


Diigo

www.diigo.com
Videos and Tutorials
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What is Diigo?

Diigo V5: Collect and Highlight, Then Remember! from diigobuzz on Vimeo.


How do I install the Diigolet?

How to use diigolet from diigobuzz on Vimeo.



Google

In a nutshell: Think carefully about the KEYWORDS that you use. Try and imagine what words would be on the website with the answers that you are looking for.

Google Search Strategies.pdf


A couple ideas for the Career's Assignment.

  • Carefully consider Google's suggestions.
  • Be wary of answers on sites like Yahoo Answers or About.com
  • Be sure that you are looking for answers on sites from the country that you hope to work in.
  • Be sure to filter the results so that they are current. Otherwise you might get results from 10 years ago.
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Twitter


Once you have an idea about a Career that interests you it might be interesting to try and find a few people in that career. Some options for Social Search include:

Twitter Search