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Search and Maps

Now that we’ve covered the main tools used by the Learning for Life Online program, let’s get to some of the other basic tools of the web. What Is It? Search: A search engine is any site that helps you … Continue reading

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The Social Library Catalog

Learning for Life Online tool #4: The social Boston Public Library catalog As more and more people join social networks like Facebook and buy from online retail stores like Amazon, they have come to expect the same kinds of features … Continue reading

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Twitter – The Basics

Learning for Life Online tool #3: The Learning for Life Online Twitter feed What Is It? Twitter is the most well-known example of what’s called microblogging – short updates of text, photos, audio or video are pushed out to anyone … Continue reading

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