003+09-29-11+-+Free+Stuff

003+09-29-11+-+Free+Stuff - Free Stuff on the Free World...

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Free Stuff on the Free Stuff on the World Wide Web World Wide Web
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Free Information Free Information Weather.com – weather reports www.imdb.com – Internet Movie Database www.epicurious.com – cooking recipes
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Free Research Free Research Kelly Blue Book – full calculator of car’s value Amazon.com – reviews, positive and negative. RateMyProfessors.com – anonymous teacher reviews.
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Wiki Wiki Websites that allow users to add or edit content. www.wikipedia.org – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Began in 2001, now has over 4 million articles. Averages over 1,000 new articles a day
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Wiki (cont.) Wiki (cont.) Good for: Collaborative projects. Finding basic information on a subject. Problems: Anonymous authorship = questionable validity (i.e. some Academics hate it) Wiki vandalism
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Other wikis Other wikis Wikidictionary – free dictionary Wikispecies – free species directory Wikibooks – free textbooks and manuals
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Free Books Free Books Project Gutenberg – www.gutenberg.org Repository of 20,000+ texts Public domain Out of copyright Mostly an English-language phenomenon
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