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November 15, 1999

The Berkeley Digital Library SunSITE
http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/
GRADE LEVEL: 6-12+, Professional

CONTENT:
The Berkeley Digital Library SunSITE houses several collections of digital texts, images, documents, and other important resources. The site also provides information and support to digital library developers.

AESTHETICS:
A variety of images and backgrounds grace this site.

ORGANIZATION:
Links to the section indexes can be found on the main page. Each collection's layout varies.

REVIEW:
The Berkeley Digital Library SunSITE is full of excellent resources useful to a wide variety of educational settings and grade levels. The site contains collections on classical, medieval, Renaissance, and 19th-century literature, world history, Japanese wood prints, genetics, and aerial photography, to name a few. Also included is a special section with collections specifically for Teaching & Training with resources that include an image finder that will search through the entire site and beyond to find specific images. Java Corner is full of great Java programming resources. The Tools section contains information on using digital cameras, CU-SeeMe video conferencing software, and other education technology. Librarians will appreciate all the helpful advice in the (digital library) Development section. There is something for just about everyone at this site!

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