BPS Chapter 10


an entry point to a large collection of research and reference information that has been selected and reviewed by librarians


Library Portal


a collection of library holdings available online


Virtual Library


data set in a context for relevance


Information


information represented in such a way as to provoke a desired response


Propaganda


information that is false


Misinformation


the deliberate falsification of information


Disinformation


a search engine that compiles its own database of Web pages, such as Google


Individual Search Engines


the suffix at the end of a web address that describes the nature of the Web site: business/commercial <.com>, educational <.edu>, government <.gov>, military <.mil>, network <.net>, or nonprofit organization <.org>


Domain


documented occurrences, including actual events, dates, times, places, and people involved


facts