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Open Books Open Minds - The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains by Nicholas Carr

The RIC Open Books--Open Minds book for 2016/2017

Recent Interview in Library Journal October 15 2016

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Academic Search is a large multidisciplinary database where you can find articles on a great variety of topics. Try combining terms to find articles of interest. Use some of the same subject headings listed above for a library catalog search  or other examples --

Internet and memory; Technology and reading; Internet and children and attention; Internet and reading comprehension


PSYCINFO is a similar database but more specific to psychology, psychiatry and related disciplines.  Try similar searches in PSYCINFO. Use the database link below