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Wikipedia in Schools and the Library

Some people look at Wikipedia as a super-power of the internet, bringing people together for the sake of information sharing and keeping entries up-to-date without the hefty cost of printing thousands of pages a year. However, others worry that the crowdsourcing basis of the website makes it a worrisome place to look for valid information.… Continue reading Wikipedia in Schools and the Library

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Srsly Hamlet — William Shakespeare and Courtney Carbone

Genre: Poetry/Verse William Shakespeare’s classic tragedies have been rewritten in texts, notes, emails, and social media posts. The story of Hamlet seeking revenge for his murdered father’s death is documented in texts between main characters, using numerous emojis. Major monologs  and exchanges have been translated to read in more modern English. Having read (or really… Continue reading Srsly Hamlet — William Shakespeare and Courtney Carbone