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The End of the Internet

Saturday, November 15th, 2008

These are some of my favorite “end of the internet” pages:


Saturday, November 15th, 2008

My cousin, who is a librarian, recently sent me this quote from Annie Proulx: “I mourn the loss of the old card catalogs, not because I’m a luddite, but because the oaken trays of yesteryear offered the researcher an element of random utility and felicitous surprise through encounters with adjacent cards, information by chance that […]

Think Critically, Act Ethically

Saturday, November 15th, 2008

Last week (November 3-7) was National Media Education Week in Canada. The Media Awareness Network, who organized it, posted this video to help publicize it: Here are some excerpts from their website: Media education is the process through which individuals become media literate – able to critically understand the nature, techniques and impacts of media […]