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Know any good learning tools?

Yesterday we had ’47 tips’ today we have a list that plans to list 100 good learning tools – but you need to contribute them! http://janeknight.typepad.com/pick/2010/06/help-me-build-the-top-100-tools-for-learning-2010.html Phil Bradley has also suggested some here: http://philbradley.typepad.com/phil_bradleys_weblog/2010/06/top-100-tools-for-learning-2010.html Two that leap to mind from

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Right to link

TOTD attended an event on eCopyright for libraries and archives this week and heard a very interesting presentation from Struan Bartlett, Managing Director and Chairman on NewsNow and the Right2Link Campaign. The focus was on the right to link to

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World Creativity Week

Still time, just to celebrate this week: http://www.creativityday.org/Welcome.html although TOTD would argue that you don’t need a special week to be creative – get out and there and just do it! Of course, the choice of this site has *nothing* to

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Elections in the News

With the first leader’s debate nearly upon us, TOTD would like to nudge you in the direction of the ‘Elections in the News’ blog. The blog aims to cover key sites and resources for tracing elections online – not just our

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Oddee

TOTD likes to point you in the direction of bizarre things on the web. Oddee is a collection of lists for all sorts of odd, strange, cool, amazing and weird things from around the world. http://oddee.com/ [Thanks to JS for

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Happy 500!

Thing of the Day has now reached 500 posts (we think) and have got a special treat for you today. The Guardian had a story the other day about another library blog showing books that very rarely get borrowed, if at

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There, I fixed it

Familiar to all exponents of the DIY botch-up, this very funny collection of images is described as a celebration of  “mankind’s eternal struggle to hammer square pegs into round holes (with duct tape.)”. http://thereifixedit.com/ [Thanks again to LB for this

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Yarnstorm

We’ve had this somewhat surreal offering sent in with no commentary as to why it might be of particular interest.  So we’ll leave you to make of it what you will: http://yarnstorm.blogs.com/

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Indexed

Here’s a delightful little blog: http://indexed.blogspot.com/ With maths for the man in the street.

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kissing

No idea what this says, but it looks intriguing: http://callmeeve.wordpress.com/2008/05/19/kissing/ But here’s to a blog with a near namesake in including a ‘Song of the Day’.  (And if anyone can translate the entry – do let us know!)

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