TITLE

Spin the Web: The Oakville Internet Show

AUTHOR(S)
Glidden, Darcy
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Feliciter;2001, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p123
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the 'Spin the Web: The Oakville Internet Show,' sponsored by the Oakville Public Library in Ontario. Development of the show; Objective of the Internet show; Components resulting to the success of the show.
ACCESSION #
6115532

 

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