Web Resource Evaluation Activity #2:
Using Gateway Services and Virtual Libraries
Look at some of the following "human-touch" directories, gateways, review sites, and virtual libraries.
- Subject Directory
- Yahoo (http://www.yahoo.com)
- Gateway Services and Virtual Libraries
- Librarians' Index to the Internet (http://lii.org/)
- The Scout Report (http://wwwscout.cs.wisc.edu/)
- INFOMINE: Scholarly Internet Resource Collections (http://infomine.ucr.edu/)
- The Internet Public Library (http://www.ipl.org)
Select a subject with which you are familiar and evaluate the information you retrieve using each of these tools.