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Tour of the IPL

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Screenshots show the different areas of the IPL where students can find resources for answering questions, including the reference collections, exhibits, special collections, and pathfinders.

Screenshots show the different areas of the IPL where students can find resources for answering questions, including the reference collections, exhibits, special collections, and pathfinders.

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  • 1. Tour of the Internet Public Library http://www.ipl.org/ http://www.ipl.org
  • 2. What Is the IPL?
    • A website ( http://www.ipl.org/ ) containing:
    • Collections of 45,000+ links
    • E-mail reference service
    • An educational and research laboratory for LIS education
    http://www.ipl.org
  • 3. Collections: TeenSpace
    • Examples:
    • “ A+ Research and Writing”
    • http://www.ipl.org/div/teen/aplus/
    • “ Poetry Wiki”
    • http://www.ipl.org/div/teenpoet/
    • “ Thing of the Week”
    • http://www.ipl.org/div/procrast/thingoftheweek.html
    http://www.ipl.org http://www.ipl.org/div/teen/
  • 4. http://www.ipl.org http://www.ipl.org Collections: KidSpace Also a separate section of the IPL for Kids (grades 7 and under). Has resources for teachers and parents as well as learning resources and fun stuff. http://www.ipl.org/div/kidspace/
  • 5. Collections: Subject Collections
    • Links organized by headings; browse down to further sub-headings
    http://www.ipl.org http://www.ipl.org/div/subject/
  • 6. Collections: Newspapers
    • Links to online newspapers from around the world. Includes papers in English and other languages.
    http://www.ipl.org http://www.ipl.org/div/news/ Under “Reading Room”
  • 7. Collections: POTUS
    • Special collection about the Presidents of the United States, including facts and links to other online materials.
    http://www.ipl.org http://www.ipl.org/div/potus/ Under “Special Collections”
  • 8. Collections: Exhibits
    • Original online exhibits that include text, pictures, and sound.
    http://www.ipl.org http://www.ipl.org/div/exhibit/ Under “Special Collections”
  • 9. http://www.ipl.org http://www.ipl.org Collections: Special Collections Collections that are merit special attention or that are different in nature from our other subject collections http://www.ipl.org/div/special/
  • 10. http://www.ipl.org http://www.ipl.org Collections: FAQs Frequently Asked (Reference) Questions: answers to questions often asked of our reference service http://www.ipl.org/div/farq/ Under “Searching Tools”
  • 11. http://www.ipl.org http://www.ipl.org Collections: Pathfinders Pathfinders or research guides: offer guidance and direction for how to research certain topics http://www.ipl.org/div/pf/ Under “Searching Tools”