Karen Blakeman on March 30th, 2007

Those of you who use the link commands in Live.com will have noticed that over the past week link: and linkdomain: have been returning blank results pages. This is not a temporary glitch but has been done on purpose by Live. According to their blog: ” We have been seeing broad use of these features […]

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Karen Blakeman on March 29th, 2007

Alan Dickinson of Skill Zone pointed me in the direction of this site. I should declare an interest on behalf of Skill Zone in that they designed the site but what follows is my own independent assessment. If you don’t want to read the full review my personal opinion is that this is a very […]

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Karen Blakeman on March 27th, 2007

Yes, it’s yet another Top 10 Search Tip – this time from a group of researchers from International organisations based in Switzerland. The event was hosted by CERN in Geneva, well known for its particle accelerator but also the birth place of the World Wide Web. The group came up with the following Top 10. […]

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Karen Blakeman on March 25th, 2007

I was alerted to this listing by David Dunkley at the WTO. Kidon Media-Link lists 18,437 newspapers and other news sources from around the world. Newspaper, magazine, television, radio, and news agency sources are listed by country. You can also browse by language or search by media type, title and city. The results include a […]

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Posted on behalf of ILI. New Realities, Roles and Resources Internet Librarian International 2007 8-9 October 2007 Copthorne Tara Hotel, London Call for Speakers Deadline: 30 March 2007 http://www.internet-librarian.com/CallForSpeakers.shtml One week until deadline – submit your proposal now! Information Today invites proposals for presentations at Internet Librarian International 2007: New Realities, Roles and Resources, taking […]

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Karen Blakeman on March 5th, 2007

Last week I was at the University of Aberystwyth running a workshop on advanced Internet search techniques and new technologies. This was a re-run of the session I did at Swansea at the beginning of the month and the Top 10 tips the Swansea participants suggested are in an earlier blog posting. This is the […]

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