This session will deal with the issues and uses
of information technology in research. More and more research is conducted
online. Issues that surround the use of information technology in research
include ethics, advertising and anonymity. In addition, this session will
examine techniques for conducting online research, discuss a new tool being
developed and examine other tools from word processors to data analyzers.
Fitzgerald, P.J. & Lester, J.C. (1997). Knowledge-based learning
environments. In: Martorella, PH. (Ed.). Interactive technologies and the
social studies. Albany, NY: SUNY Press.
Will be placed on Reserve.