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A Ten-Light-Bulbs Lunch Explore these 10 tools! Presented by  Michael Russell/Sandy Stuart-Bayer
awesomestories.com Under “Academic Members” Use PW: LSHStigers
awesomestories.com <ul><li>It’s purpose: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To help educators and individuals find primary sources from...
awesomestories.com
awesomestories.com
www.LibraryThing.com <ul><li>Reviews: </li></ul><ul><li>“One of the Seven wonders of the Web” </li></ul><ul><li>“A magical...
www.LibraryThing.com
www.LibraryThing.com
www.LibraryThing.com
www.LibraryThing.com
www.LibraryThing.com
www.LibraryThing.com
www.LibraryThing.com
Learning Express Libraries LSHS Tiger Page  to  Subscription Databases  to  Learning Express Libraries Create your own Use...
Learning Express Libraries
Learning Express Libraries <ul><li>Practice Tests </li></ul><ul><ul><li>ACT </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SAT </li></ul></ul>...
SoundzaBound volume 5 <ul><li>Royalty-free music to which LSHS has a lifetime public performance license </li></ul><ul><li...
SoundzaBound volume 5
SoundzaBound volume 5
SoundzaBound volume 5
SoundzaBound volume 5
SoundzaBound volume 5
SoundzaBound volume 5 Groove on, groovemaster
RSS Feeds on the “All Things Reading” Page  (LMC Tiger Page to “All Things Reading” Page)
All Things Reading RSS Feeds <ul><li>We’ve “subscribed” to book review sites by coding their RSS feeds into our “All Thing...
Accessing our eBooks library
Accessing our eBooks library
Accessing our eBooks library
Accessing our eBooks library
Accessing our eBooks library
Accessing our eBooks library
Accessing our eBooks library
Accessing our eBooks library *Unlimited number of users at any given time *Home access available (same as other Gale passw...
Grammar Girl Podcasts  (LMC Tiger Page to “Special Projects” page to “Grammar Girl Podcasts”)
Podcasts
Podcasts
Teacher/Media Specialist Online Collaboration form  (LMC Tiger Page to “Teacher Page” to “Teacher/Media Specialist Collabo...
Collaboration Wiki
Collaboration Wiki
Collaboration Wiki
Collaboration Wiki
Collaboration Wiki
BONUS!!!! <ul><li>#11: Atomic Learning can help you figure out almost any software program!  It’s listed on our subscripti...
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A ten light-bulb lunch

  1. 1. A Ten-Light-Bulbs Lunch Explore these 10 tools! Presented by Michael Russell/Sandy Stuart-Bayer
  2. 2. awesomestories.com Under “Academic Members” Use PW: LSHStigers
  3. 3. awesomestories.com <ul><li>It’s purpose: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To help educators and individuals find primary sources from: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>National archives </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Libraries </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Universities </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Government web sites </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To place original materials in context </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To hold those materials together in an interesting, cohesive way </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. awesomestories.com
  5. 5. awesomestories.com
  6. 6. www.LibraryThing.com <ul><li>Reviews: </li></ul><ul><li>“One of the Seven wonders of the Web” </li></ul><ul><li>“A magical thing.” </li></ul><ul><li>“Oh. My. God.” </li></ul><ul><li>“Best. Site. Ever.” </li></ul><ul><li>“Both entrancing and evil.” </li></ul>
  7. 7. www.LibraryThing.com
  8. 8. www.LibraryThing.com
  9. 9. www.LibraryThing.com
  10. 10. www.LibraryThing.com
  11. 11. www.LibraryThing.com
  12. 12. www.LibraryThing.com
  13. 13. www.LibraryThing.com
  14. 14. Learning Express Libraries LSHS Tiger Page to Subscription Databases to Learning Express Libraries Create your own User Name and Password
  15. 15. Learning Express Libraries
  16. 16. Learning Express Libraries <ul><li>Practice Tests </li></ul><ul><ul><li>ACT </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SAT </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ASVAB </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>GRE </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MORE! </li></ul></ul><ul><li>E-Books </li></ul><ul><li>Skills Practice </li></ul><ul><li>Lots more! </li></ul><ul><li>The “Down-side” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Boring, “worksheet-y” format may not motivate those needing to practice skills </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The “Up-side” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lots of opportunities to practice, diagnose difficulties, and practice some more! </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. SoundzaBound volume 5 <ul><li>Royalty-free music to which LSHS has a lifetime public performance license </li></ul><ul><li>Downloadable from web with expanded track options for through December 31. </li></ul><ul><li>CD collection with basic tracks (lifetime license) </li></ul><ul><li>For use in powerpoints, videos, at any public event on campus (football or basketball games, etc) </li></ul><ul><li>We only bought Volume 5. We can buy more if we get feedback that it’ll be used! </li></ul>
  18. 18. SoundzaBound volume 5
  19. 19. SoundzaBound volume 5
  20. 20. SoundzaBound volume 5
  21. 21. SoundzaBound volume 5
  22. 22. SoundzaBound volume 5
  23. 23. SoundzaBound volume 5 Groove on, groovemaster
  24. 24. RSS Feeds on the “All Things Reading” Page (LMC Tiger Page to “All Things Reading” Page)
  25. 25. All Things Reading RSS Feeds <ul><li>We’ve “subscribed” to book review sites by coding their RSS feeds into our “All Things Reading” page </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Once placed on our site, the feeds update themselves on a recurring basis. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>This is a great place to go for information on what’s new and exciting in recently-released books! </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Take a closer look </li></ul>
  26. 26. Accessing our eBooks library
  27. 27. Accessing our eBooks library
  28. 28. Accessing our eBooks library
  29. 29. Accessing our eBooks library
  30. 30. Accessing our eBooks library
  31. 31. Accessing our eBooks library
  32. 32. Accessing our eBooks library
  33. 33. Accessing our eBooks library *Unlimited number of users at any given time *Home access available (same as other Gale passwords)
  34. 34. Grammar Girl Podcasts (LMC Tiger Page to “Special Projects” page to “Grammar Girl Podcasts”)
  35. 35. Podcasts
  36. 36. Podcasts
  37. 37. Teacher/Media Specialist Online Collaboration form (LMC Tiger Page to “Teacher Page” to “Teacher/Media Specialist Collaboration Form”)
  38. 38. Collaboration Wiki
  39. 39. Collaboration Wiki
  40. 40. Collaboration Wiki
  41. 41. Collaboration Wiki
  42. 42. Collaboration Wiki
  43. 43. BONUS!!!! <ul><li>#11: Atomic Learning can help you figure out almost any software program! It’s listed on our subscription databases page. </li></ul><ul><li>#12: The Mobile Library will be in bldg B by counseling every Wednesday morning! </li></ul><ul><li>Pass the chips. </li></ul><ul><li>The end. </li></ul>

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