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					                                     Kle society’s
      S.V.S. BELLUBBI ARTS AND COMMERCE COLLEGE SAUNDATTI
       WEB RESOURCES / OPEN SOURCES
                    (FREELY AVAILABLE)
                             IN EDUCATION


R.C.Umarani, M LIS, M.Phil., Librarian.         Email:umaranirc@gmail.com




SEARCH ENGINES:
    Huge databases of webpage files that have been assembled
      automatically
    Compile their own databases
    No subject categories
    Easy, fast and popular means for searching


   1. http://www.google.com
   2. http://www.yahoo.com
   3. http://www.gigablast.com
   4. http://www.toema.com
   5. http://www.msn.com
   6. http://www.askjeevs.com




META SEARCH ENGINES:
    These search engines don’t have their own databases.
    Useful in obtaining a quick overview on a subject/topic
   Use when you are not getting the required results with single search
     engine.
  1. www.dogpile.com
  2. www.metacrowler.com
  3. www.galaxy.com




SCHOLARLY SEARCH ENGINES:


   Specialized search engines
   Focuses on academic & research content
   Covers formally published content
   Restricted and pinpointed search


  1. http://www.scholar.google.com –Scholarly literature, peer revived
     materials
  2. http://www.search.live.com – Index only peer revived literature
  3. http://www.worldwidescience.org – Global science gateway ranked hits
  4. http://www.scirus.com – for scientific information only
  5. http://www.oclc.org - Science
  6. http://www.scitopia.org - Science
  7. http://www.wolframalpha.com - Science
  8. http://liinwww.ira.uka.de/bibliography/index.html – Collection of Computer
     Science bibliographies
  9. http://www.ssrm.com - Law
  10.      http://www.oaister.org – Union catalogue of digital resources
WEB DIRECTORIES:


   Organized in to hierarchical subject categories
   Deliver higher quality content
   Results are fewer & more relevant
   Good for broader, general and popular topic searches


  1. yahoo directory
  2. google directory
  3. msn directory


SUBJECT DIRECTORIES:


  1. http://infomine.ucr.edu - very good directory
  2. http://www.virtual library
  3. http://www.bubl.ac.uk – links only internet resources
  4. http://www.intute.ac.uk – it covers all subjects
  5. http://www.nsdl.org – best site of the world for science & technology
  6. http://www.vlib.org.uk – virtual library
  7. http://www.ipl.org – links free resources




VIRTUAL LIBRARIES:
  1. A
  2. B




ONLINE COURSEWARE AND TUTORIALS:


  1. www.mintopencourseware
  2. http://www.ignouonline.ac.in (flexi learn)




OPEN SOURCES: E-Books & E-Journals

  1.    Librarians Internet Index: http://lii.org/
  2.    St. Ambrose University Library:
       http://library.sau.edu/bestinfo/Default.htm
  3.    Library of Congress: For Teachers- Free e-resources :
       http://www.loc.gov/teachers/
  4.    Library of Congress Online Catalogue: http://catalog.loc.gov/
  5.    Internet Public Library: http://www.ipl.org/
  6.    Book Yards: http://www.bookyards.com/
  7.    Free Tech Books: http://www.freetechbooks.com/
  8.    Free e-books: http://www.e-book.com.au/freebooks.htm
  9.    Free Science Information: http://www.freescience.info/index.php
  10. Online Medieval and Classical Library: http://omacl.org/
  11. Free e-books: http://www.free-ebooks.net/
  12. The Universal Digital Library: http://www.ulib.org/
  13. Librarian’s Digital Library:
  14. The Universal Digital Library: http://www.ulib.org/
15. Reference Desk: http://www.refdesk.com/
16. Alpha Dictionary: http://www.alphadictionary.com/index.shtml
17. Your Dictionary: http://www.yourdictionary.com/
18. Abbreviations: http://www.abbreviations.com/
19. MIT Open Courseware:
  http://ocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/web/home/home/index.htm
20.   Directory of Open Access Journals: http://www.doaj.org/
21. High Wire Press: Free Full Text Articles:
  http://highwire.stanford.edu/lists/freeart.dtl
22. Free e-Journals Online: For example:- Genetics:
  http://www.genetics.org
23. Free e-Journal Online: Example: Current Science:
  http://www.ias.ac.in/currsci/
24. Free e-Journal Online: Example: Resonance:
  http://www.ias.ac.in/resonance/
25. Public Library of Science: http://www.plos.org/
26. Subject Gateway: Intute: http://www.intute.ac.uk/
27. Librarian’s Groups, Information Sources: Infolibrarian:
  http://www.infolibrarian.com/
28. Free Librarian’s Information Source: Librarians World:
  http://www.librariansworld.com/index.asp
29. Free Librarian’s Information Source: Informed Librarian:
  http://www.informedlibrarian.com/
30. Free e-Databases: Gendwaar: http://gendwaar.gen.in/search.htm
31. Open e-databases: Social Science database: http://oii.igidr.ac.in/
32. Free e-databases in Law: National Law School database:
  http://www.nls.ac.in/lib/articles/index.html
33. International e-databases: Agriculture Economics:
  http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/
34. Free International Database: Anthropology:
  http://lucy.ukc.ac.uk/cgi-bin/uncgi/Search_AI/search_bib_ai/anthind
35. ERIC Database: http://www.eric.ed.gov/
36. National Library of Medicine:
  http://www.nlm.nih.gov/databases/index.html
37. e-prints in LISc: http://eprints.rclis.org/
38. Internet Archives: http://www.archive.org/index.php
39. Archives: JSTOR: http://www.jstor.org/?cookieSet=1
40. Institutional Repository: NAL: http://nal-ir.nal.res.in/
41. Free ETDs: http://www.vidyanidhi.org.in/
42. Free. ETDs: Ohiolink: http://etd.ohiolink.edu/
43. Free Encyclopedia: Wikipedia: http://www.wikipedia.org/
44. Infomine: Scholarly Internet Resource Collections:
  http://infomine.ucr.edu/
45. www.jccc@ugc-infoent – e journal gateway to Indian universities
                           (user name: jcccgulu / password : gulu




                                                  R.C.UMARANI
                                                   LIBRARIAN

				
Jun Wang Jun Wang Dr
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