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Citation Indices

Major databases to look for citations include: Web of Science (Thomson Reuters) SCOPUS Google Scholar The ResearchID website is also a good way to collect author citations. SCImago journal & country rank is another database that can be reviewed. The … Continue reading

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Statistics Texts

Alan T., a fantastic statistics lecturer from Macquarie University, kindly recommended to outstanding statistics texts to me: “Statistical methods for psychology” by David C. Howell, and “Applied multivariate statistics for the social sciences” by James P. Stevens. Both of these … Continue reading

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Research databases

Today the presenter at a research seminar¬† explained the difference between research databases offered by the¬† Macquarie University library. Publisher databases like Informaworld, Science Direct, Sage and Informit were preferred over secondary databases due to their speed and reliability. As … Continue reading

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Professor Piet Kommers – a great deal of valuable work

Professor Piet Kommers has done a great deal of work in the area of technology based learning. His wesite can be found at http://users.edte.utwente.nl/kommers/

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ARROW Discovery Service

An important resource for any researcher is the ARROW Discovery Service has hundreds of thousands of Australian research outputs, including theses; preprints; postprints; journal articles; book chapters; music recordings and pictures. The ARROW Discovery Service searches simultaneously across the contents … Continue reading

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First Post – Link to my thesis

This is my first post! I just received news that a permanent link to my thesis “Designing for Interactive and Collaborative Learning in a Web-conferencing Environment” has just become available at: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/26888 It is nice to be out there. If … Continue reading

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