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CyberCultures - ASB/SBS/SOC 205 -West campus

Enjoy this guide to the world of CyberCulture. You find links to information sources relevant to the course and an introduction to the multi-user virtual environment, Second Life.

Second Life

Second Life Blogs & News Websites - General, Education

General -

New World Notes (blog): http://nwn.blogs.com/

Official Second Life Blog: http://blog.secondlife.com/

Second Life News Network: http://www.slnn.com/index.php

Second Life News Paper: http://sl-newspaper.com/mains.htm

Second Pages: "A search engine, filled with about 600 companies and their locations in SL. RL companies are marked with "REAL". Search by category or free-text. Add new entries and rate your favourite location with so called "FLIPS"! With our HUD you can search everything in SL directly." http://secondpages.com/

Second Life Reports - Your Virtual Worlds News Source: http://sl-virtual-world-news.com/

Seventh Sun - News from the Virtual World: http://www.theseventhsun.com/

 

Education -

 

Annotated Bibliography of Second Life Educational Online Resources: http://web.ics.purdue.edu/~mpepper/slbib

Education Redefined in a MUVE: Education in Second Life slideshare: http://www.slideshare.net/intellagirl/education-redefined-in-a-muve-education-in-second-life

EduMUVE: Sites of Interest to Educators in SL: http://edumuve.com/tour/

ICT Library Website: http://ictlibrary.googlepages.com/

League of Worlds-Virtual Worlds as Potential Collaborative Learning Environments:  http://www.leagueofworlds.com/virtual

MUVE Forward – Topher Zwiers Education in SL Blog: http://muveforward.blogspot.com/2007/12/educational-overview-of-second-life.html

New Media Consortium Second Life Campus Observer: http://sl.nmc.org/

New Media Consortium Second Life Campus Wiki: http://sl.nmc.org/wiki/Main_Page

Second Life Cable Network TV – Best Practices in Education: http://www.slcn.tv/best-practices-in-education

Second Life in Education Wiki: http://sleducation.wikispaces.com/

Second Life Library on InfoIsland: http://infoisland.org/

SLED Blog K-20 Education Using the SL World: http://www.sl-educationblog.org/

SLED Events Blogspot - Calendar of Educational Events in SL: http://sledevents.blogspot.com/

SLED SIMteach WIKI - http://simteach.com

SLexchange: http://slexchange.com

 

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