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Research Resources

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Tool

Video(s)

Article(s)

Tips

Create your own Search Engine

How to create your own search engine by Richard Byrne

Create a Custom Search Engine

The Secrets of a Google Ninja

Becoming a search ninja

By Christy Fennewald

Secrets of a Google Ninja  By Christy Fennewald

Google Scholar

What is and how to use Google Scholar

Google Search Basics

Refine Google Scholar Results by Date

About Google Scholar

Google Search Basics (A Quick How-to)

Google Search Basics

Do quick research in a document or presentation

Research Within Your Research Project

Research without leaving your doc or presentation

EasyBib 

free bibliography generator

EasyBib Edu is here and it’s free! From TCEA

EasyBib: Moving, Editing, Deleting, and Sharing Citations From FDU

Help getting started, 101, FAQ, registration, etc.

Cite This For Me

Offers a free Chrome Extension

Cite This For Me - Cite Websites In One Click by Richard Byrne

“...remind your students to double check that the citations created are properly formatted.” - Richard Byrne

Safely Show/Share YouTube videos

ViewPure

SafeShare

Viewpure How-To Video

Using SafeShare.tv to create safe links from YouTube links

Clean Up YouTube With ViewPure

SafeShare.TV + QR Code Smash!

Edgaged: Safeshare.TV

TinEye for reverse image searches

How to Conduct a Reverse Image Search

Virtual Reality/Google Cardboard

Here are five apps to use with Google Cardboard!

  • Thinglink
  • YouVisit
  • Nearpod
  • New York Times VR
  • Discovery Channel VR

Refine Google Searches According to Date

How to Refine Google Searches According to Date by Richard Byrne

Investigate A Topic Thoroughly

Deep learning with Google tools: 20 ideas by Matt Miller

Has listings with several tools and ways of using them.

Simple Search Lifesavers for Students

Simple Search Lifesavers for Students from Eric Curts

Navigating and Searching PDFs

Two Helpful Tips for Navigating PDFs from Richard Byrne

10 Important Google Search Strategies for Students

10 Important Google Search Strategies for Students - A PDF Handout from Richard Byrne

Creative Commons Explained In Simple Terms

Creative Commons (and Copyright) Explained In Simple Terms

How to Search for Creative Commons Images

How to Search for Creative Commons Images from Richard Byrne

Simple, Effective Search Challenge Lessons

Simple, Effective Search Challenge Lessons from Richard Bryne

Refine web searches

You can use symbols or words in your search to make your search results more precise.

Top 10 Search Modifiers: Why They Matter, What They Are & How To Use Them

General Research Resources

Research Tools for Young Learners from TCEA

Copyright Lessons for Students and Teachers from Richard Byrne

Hipster Google: Library Edition from Eric Curts, this article has information on the following. There is a 1 hour video that goes over each tool as well as text within the article. If you watch the 1 hour video, you can take a quick quiz to get a certificate.

Simple Search Lifesavers for Students from Eric Curts

How to Use Information Fluency for Effective Online Research Strategies from Global Digital Citizen