Resources for Information Literacy

Resource
Purpose
Link
Root Zone Database
Common extensions used on the web
  • lists of country codes
  • lists of web extensions
http://www.iana.org/domains/root/db/
Easy Who Is
Identify who owns a website
  • Registrant Name
  • Registrant Organization
http://www.easywhois.com/
Archive
Way Back Machine
Find the history of a website:
  • previous versions of webpages
  • broken links
  • internet stored in it's entirety since 1995
http://www.archive.org/
Twitter Hashtags
codes used to connect groups of interest, profession, expertise
http://www.novemberlearning.com/twitterhashtags.
REAL strategies
Strategies for navigating, locating & verifying credible information on the web
http://cookwilkie11.wikis.birmingham.k12.mi.us/REAL+Strategies