BuddyPress.org – WordPress Social Network Software This is social networking in a box. You can build a social network for your company, school, sports team or community all based on the power and flexibility of WordPress. It is completely free and open source. Unlike hosted services, BuddyPress allows you to stay in control of your site and create a totally customized, unique experience
Lovd By Less — Open Source Social Network — Who loves you, baby? “Open Source Social Network – New social networks launch everyday, most start with the same basic features. Bloggers have wordpress, mephisto and other open source solutions. Lovd offers a free open source social network platform. Built with Ruby on Rails, Lovd is a social networking solution that has everything you need to build your community”
Oxford Bibliographies Online Oxford Bibliographies Online (OBO) is a tool designed to help busy researchers find reliable sources of information in half the time by directing them to exactly the right chapter, book, website, archive, data set they need for their research. It is a springboard for new research that allows for fluid movement between texts and databases within a given institution’s collection and beyond. It is a starting point for organizing a research plan, or for preparing a writing assignment, or syllabus. The style and approach is accessible to student readers, but because of the depth of coverage it is of great use to faculty as well.
Education Resources and Publications Education Resources and Publications: find out about books and online resources published by the Department of Veterans Affairs. These resources are designed for primary and secondary schools and include information (mostly pdf’s) on ANZACS, Gallipoli, Australian Wormen in War, Prisoners of War, animals in war, Vietnam war, Investigating Australians in war & Remembrance Day
Nine Ways to Build Your Own Social Network The people from Tech Crunch have provided 9 ways in which allow you to “do it yourself.” The “9 ways” provide you with plenty of information to start up your own social network. This site provides a lot of detailed and descriptive information with links that are very helpful and credible from other technology companies.
World’s biggest earthquakes since 1900 – CNN.com The CNN World website has developed a terrific resource for students researching earthquakes. Showing both the biggest and most deadly earthquakes since 1900, each map has captions for each area showing date, place, magnitude and death toll. Earthquakes are presented by ranking. A very good resource to begin researching the world’s earthquakes.
MapAList – Create and Manage Maps of Address Lists This is a wizard for creating and managing customized. Google maps of address lists Features include addresses come from your own Google spreadsheets; modify your address list and maps are automatically updated; done so daily, or on demand, privately – be the only viewer of your maps; or publish them and show them on any website; access the address lists and maps from anywhere. It’s easy, no code require; it’s free; download KML of your maps–export them to Google earth