Wednesday, July 16, 2008
Crossroads: A Community for Students, Teachers & Scholars
"Working alone or in groups, researchers can now apply 21st-century tools to the study of the past with Crossroads: A Community for Students, Teachers and Scholars. Users at academic institutions can create their own collections of primary documents from online databases, permanently bookmark documents and easily tag, annotate and comment on a vast range of materials. And by enabling researchers to create scholarly communities—whether around the world or within their own institution—Crossroads will facilitate research, encourage debate and contribute to the sharing of information, ideas and discoveries"