Useful sites to support research:
cc licensed ( BY ND ) flickr photo by Jeffrey Beall: http://flickr.com/photos/denverjeffrey/2561885967/
Need all the lowdown on search engines?
Check this site out for the nitty gritty
A great site to help you plan and execute your research!
National Library Resource
Free to join
Fantastic collection of Australian newspapers and images as well as a range of other resources.
Instagrok is a great way to explore a topic in detail - it creates a mind map which can take you deeper into a topic.
A Queensland University resource with helpful structures and information around completing assignments.
A University of Minnesota resource with helpful structures and information around completing assignments.
Collecting and curating
Content curation site - collect materials for up to five topics, follow others who collect materials
Organise your research with this useful web 2.0 tool.
Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh] is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources.
Prezi - a great web 2 alternative to powerpoint. Ms Munro says . . . "Powerpoint on steroids!"
This is an image generator, it arranges a bunch of letters cut from newspapers and magazines into text - like ransom notes on an old TV series
Bibliographies and other bits
The following bibliography builders will create citations for you but they will only save your work if you pay to join up. You will need to copy and paste your citations as you go.
Cite this for me.