The Internet Book of Life

Bogus Information on the Web Can Be Dangerous

As seasoned information professionals, we can sense them from a mile off: those bogus or misleading web sites which line the bottom of the internet like lees in a wine barrel.

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Library Mashups

More Library Mashups: Call for Contributors

Library Mashups has been a huge success and has touched so many of you, and now it’s time to start thinking about the second edition!

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Fourth Ed, 2013

The Extreme Searcher Rides Again…?

ITI has just published the 4th edition of Ran Hock’s terrific book, The Extreme Searcher’s Internet Handbook:  A Guide for the Serious Searcher. Publication of Ran’s handbook is always a cause for celebration around here–in part because “the Extreme Searcher” is one of our favorite people, but also because the book always gives us a […]

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True Crime Online

The Making of a Cybercrime Expert

Today I’d like to introduce myself and how I became a true crime writer: I’m Jayne Hitchcock and back in 1996, when the Internet was in its infancy, I got involved in a cyberstalking situation, where I was the victim. Because of what was happening with me, I co-founded Working to Halt Online Abuse and Maryland, […]

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