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ISBN-13: 978-1582974583 ISBN-10: 1582974586 Edition: 1st

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  • Paperback: 352 pages
  • Publisher: Writer's Digest Books; 1 edition (July 26, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1582974586
  • ISBN-13: 978-1582974583
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.8 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 15.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #119,456 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Maura D. Shaw has worked as an editor in scholarly and academic publishing for thirty years (both in print and online publishing) and taught various courses on creative writing and historical research. She is a published writer of both fiction and nonfiction who uses the Internet continuously for research and inspiration, has worked in publishing as an editor for many years, and was instrumental in producing and refining the Encyclopedia Americana Online, including its hyperlinks and search tools.

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15 of 15 people found the following review helpful By Ignatius J. Reilly on May 9, 2010
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I am still in the process of reading this book, but I have found so far that it is the best book on the subject of the 4 that I've purchased. I am highlighting and marking pages. I do online research as part of my job, and I've found that other books on this subject haven't told me anything I don't already know. Not true of this book. It's been very helpful.
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15 of 17 people found the following review helpful By Holly Gray on April 26, 2009
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This book will teach you many essentials to online research, all of which any researcher using the web as a primary tool for information should know. The book teaches the primary fundamentals we should know. What I've found and enjoy using this past year is a new service "Short Task" ([...] )to outsource various types of online research due to its low cost, ease of use and access to a massive workforce.
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13 of 15 people found the following review helpful By W. Terry Whalin on November 24, 2008
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Effective research is one of the essentials for every writer or would-be writer. In MASTERING ONLINE RESEARCH, you can learn from a master researcher Maura Shaw. Whether you need some basics on using a bootlean operator to narrow your search (fully explained in the text) or need to learn advance search techniques, this comprehensive guide will give you the step-by-step insight.

It's too easy to neglect the range of possibilities with millions of pages of information online. This up-to-date resource will expand your research skills and help you save time while making effective use of the Internet. I learned a great deal from this book and plan to refer to it often in my own research and writing efforts. I recommend this well-done title.
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