Legacy.com offers its obituary for the famous and beloved mystery writer who died on June 4, 2011, at the age of 97.
“The share of adults in the United States who own an e-book reader doubled to 12% in May, 2011 from 6% in November 2010. E-readers, such as a Kindle or Nook, are portable devices designed to allow readers to download and read books and periodicals. This is the first time since the Pew Internet Project began measuring e-reader use in April 2009 that ownership of this device has reached double digits among U.S. adults.”–From the website.
This is a helpful study that was done in May, 2011, by the Poudre River Public Library System, Colorado State University, and Front Range Community College.
Various kinds of apps are presented here in this slidedeck.
UC-Berkely offers this tutorial on how to search the internet to find information, on how to evalute web pages, as well as offering style sheets for citing resources, a glossary of internet & web jargon, information on specific search tools, and more.
Festival Outlook is an online database of music festivals and concerts from around the world. Search by festival name, location, lineup (artist or band) or date. Entries provide known festival information and links to official websites.