Thursday, February 1, 2018

February 2018 Newsletter

Good morning!  Our February 2018 Infotopia/Kidtopia Newsletter is now online (PDF). 

http://www.infotopia.info/newsletters/Feb_2018_Infotopia.pdf

This month's newsletter features the following:
  • The American Association of School Librarians' Best Websites and Best Apps for Teaching and Learning for 2017
  • Our top queries on Infotopia, Infotrek, and Kidtopia
  • Online reference tools (dictionaries, thesauri, etc.)
  • Links to March events
  • Links to resources on Black History Month and the Civil Rights Movement
You can find all our archived newsletters (in PDF) at:
http://www.infotopia.info/newsletter.html
Have a great day!

January 2018 Newsletter

Happy New Year from Infotopia!  Our January 2018 newsletter is now online as a PDF.

http://www.infotopia.info/newsletters/Jan_2018_Infotopia.pdf

This month's issue includes recommended resources for the following:
  • The 50 U.S. States
  • Math teachers
  • Health and medicine
  • February events, including African American History Month, the Civils Rights movement, Valentine's Day, and Presidents' Day
  • Biographies of scientists and inventors
Our newsletters can always be found at:
http://www.infotopia.info/newsletter.html

December 2017 Newsletter

In case you missed it, our December 2017 Infotopia/Kidtopia newsletter is now online as a PDF. 

http://www.infotopia.info/newsletters/Dec_2017_Infotopia.pdf

This month's issue includes the following:
  • How to do research using Infotopia, Kidtopia, or Infotrek
  • Where to find public domain (copyright-free) images for presentations
  • Websites about Christmas traditions around the world
  • Recommended free online citation (bibliography) makers
  • Where to find information and images on the Holocaust
As always, our archived newsletters can be found at:
http://www.infotopia.info/newsletter.html

Have a great December!

October and November 2017 Newsletters





In case you missed these newsletters in October and November, here they are!

Our October and November PDF newsletters are online. In case you miss our monthly email, you can always find all our newsletters at:  http://www.infotopia.info/newsletter.html

October includes resources for:
·      Colonial America
·      English (ESL)  (new!)
·      Chemistry and the Periodic Table
·      Freebies for your classroom

November includes resources for:
·      Thanksgiving
·      Remembrance Day and Veterans Day
·      Our Infotopia YouTube Channel
·      Learning French, Spanish, German, English (ESL) and American Sign Language

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

September 2017 Infotopia Newsletter

Our September 2017 Infotopia newsletter is now online as a PDF document. 


This month’s issue features the following:
·      Resources on geography and travel, including our favorite websites. 
·      The Virtual LRC (vlrc.com), which was developed in 1998, is undergoing a major update, while keeping it easy to use in order to find quality results.
·      Are you studying ancient civilizations with your elementary students?  Check out our recommended resources. 
·      Finally, don’t forget that September is Library Card Sign-Up Month.

As always, our websites/search engines are provided at no cost to our users with limited advertising.  Help support us checking out our “How Can I Support Infotopia” button at the bottom of our page.


Have a great September!