Online information and research
|Format:||Print Book 2012|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
so much info is available nowaways via the Internet that its hard to know whats good info and whats not; theres no doubt that info is easier to come by now (on all topics from health concerns to building a car to where to shop for best deals, etc) and that can be a very good thing but it could also be viewed as too much a good thing; whose info can you trust; whats the qualilty of the info avail; is it biased, is it influenced by advertising, is it bogus; is a google world necessarily an informed world; affects of 24 hr news cycles; print vs online research; blogs; what efforts are being made to address these issues and what are the ramifications.
|Series||Issues in the digital age.|
Computer network resources -- Evaluation.
Web search engines.
|Publisher|| San Diego, CA :ReferencePoint Press,2012
96 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|ISBN||9781601521927 (lib. bdg.)
1601521928 (lib. bdg.)