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Thursday, January 18, 2007

UIR Refelection:

This term I choose the UIR as my CDS. In this subject, I learned use internet to search, to evaluate the internet resources, and to make my own blog. It is an interesting subject.

My research topic is the development in the area of the world in fashion design. There are lots of kinds of fashion design in the world. The special one is the fashion in the India and Malaysia. Their fashion design has their own custom. Nowaday, in Asia, the fashions in Korea is very popular. We can find the fashions of Korea anywhere. In the Europe, They like the type of noble in fashion design. Now the trend is become more close to the fashions in Asia, but also has their special style. Overall, the development of the fashion design in the world has a long history.

In addition, the blog I do in this subject is like a diary which records the process of my study. It is useful for me and I can write what I want. The blog is also a space for communications. It is interesting.

After learned the evaluation, I know more about the website. the coverage, the authoritive and etc. Through the evaluation can help me learn the site deeply and distinguish the different between the websites.

In a word, this subject is useful for me, let me learn a lot of things which I did not know before. It is a good lesson.

Monday, January 15, 2007

The developments in the area of world fashion design

Reflection:
Today I have done three evaluations. actually it is not easy. it is complex. Always some information which I needed cannot find. Some sites do not state clearly the aims. So it is in a mass. When I read it also feel confused. But use the suitable search engine and use the accurate key words also can find the useful websites. Such like those sites are clearly about the information and easy to understand.
EVALUATION TEMPLATE for Internet Resources

Class : P07

Title of Internet Resource: The developments in the area of world fashion design

URL: http://www.jcreport.com/


Purpose
Are the aims of the website clearly stated?

Yes, it is clearly stated.

Coverage
What is the coverage of the site? Is it comprehensive? What subject areas and materials are covered? Are there any pointers to further information that enhance the coverage of the site? Are the links to other sites useful?

The coverage of the site is not comprehensive, JC Report is a bimonthly email magazine providing an insider's view on fashion trends emerging around the world. There is further information that enhances the coverage of the site and the links to other sites are useful.

Authority
Is this an authoritative source? Are there any reviews about this site or has it been included in any gateways or virtual libraries?

It is an authoritative source and there are some reviews about the site.

Accuracy
Are the facts accurate? Does it use research as a basis? Is there political, ideological, or biasness in the source? Is it a factual site or one that contains an opinion? Are the references stated clearly? Is it free from grammatical, spelling and typographical errors?

Yes, the facts are accurate and it does not use research as a basis. There is not political, ideological, or biasness in the source. It is a factual site and the references states clearly. It is not free from grammatical, spelling and typographical errors.

Currency
Is the information up-to-date? Is it well-maintained?

The information is up to date, it is well maintained.

Accessibility
Is the site easily accessible? Does it require registration and log-ins? Are all the information accessible for FREE?

Yes, the site is easily accessible. Need registration and log-ins. All the information is accessible for free.

Presentation and Arrangement
Is the information well presented and arranged? Is the information clearly, consistently and logically presented and arranged? Are there any features such as site map, an index or a search facility? How effective are the search features in helping users to find information?

Yes, the information is well presented and arranged and clearly, consistently and logically presented an arranged. There are features such as index an search facilities. This site is a bimonthly email magazine providing an insider's view on fashion trends emerging around the world.

Usability
Is it easy to use and navigate around? Are there user support facilities?

Yes, it is easy to use and navigate around and there are user support facilities.

Overall
What is your overall impression of the quality of the websites?

JC Report is written by a staff of cultural detectives — writers, journalists, and forecasters — from around the globe who summarize shifting fashion trends in a concise graphical email delivered to your inbox every other week.
EVALUATION TEMPLATE for Internet Resources

Class : P07

Title of Internet Resource: The developments in the area of world fashion design

URL: http://www.almanac.fashion.bg/


Purpose
Are the aims of the website clearly stated?

Yes, it is clearly stated.

Coverage
What is the coverage of the site? Is it comprehensive? What subject areas and materials are covered? Are there any pointers to further information that enhance the coverage of the site? Are the links to other sites useful?

The coverage of the site is not comprehensive, it is JOURNALIST ASSESSMENT OF FASHION YEAR. There are further information that enhance the coverage of the site and the links to other sites are useful.

Authority
Is this an authoritative source? Are there any reviews about this site or has it been included in any gateways or virtual libraries?

It is an authoritative source and there are some reviews about the site.

Accuracy
Are the facts accurate? Does it use research as a basis? Is there political, ideological, or biasness in the source? Is it a factual site or one that contains an opinion? Are the references stated clearly? Is it free from grammatical, spelling and typographical errors?

Yes, the facts are accurate and it does not use research as a basis. There is not political, ideological, or biasness in the source. It is a factual site and the references states clearly. It is not free from grammatical, spelling and typographical errors.

Currency
Is the information up-to-date? Is it well-maintained?

The information is up to date, it is well maintained.

Accessibility
Is the site easily accessible? Does it require registration and log-ins? Are all the information accessible for FREE?

Yes, the site is easily accessible. No need registration and log-ins. All the information is accessible for free.

Presentation and Arrangement
Is the information well presented and arranged? Is the information clearly, consistently and logically presented and arranged? Are there any features such as site map, an index or a search facility? How effective are the search features in helping users to find information?

Yes, the information is well presented and arranged and clearly, consistently and logically presented an arranged. There are features such as index. This site is very useful. It is detailed in the development of fashion design.

Usability
Is it easy to use and navigate around? Are there user support facilities?

Yes, it is easy to use and navigate around and there are user support facilities.

Overall
What is your overall impression of the quality of the websites?

This website states clearly about the development in the world of fashion design. It is authoritative and has a lot of information.
EVALUATION TEMPLATE for Internet Resources


Class : P07

Title of Internet Resource: The developments in the area of world fashion design

URL : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fashion_designer


Purpose
Are the aims of the website clearly stated?

Actually, it is not clearly stated.

Coverage
What is the coverage of the site? Is it comprehensive? What subject areas and materials are covered? Are there any pointers to further information that enhance the coverage of the site? Are the links to other sites useful?

The coverage of the site is comprehensive, and it is the free encyclopedia. There are further information that enhance the coverage of the site and the links to other sites are useful.

Authority
Is this an authoritative source? Are there any reviews about this site or has it been included in any gateways or virtual libraries?

It is an authoritative source and there are some reviews about the site.

Accuracy
Are the facts accurate? Does it use research as a basis? Is there political, ideological, or biasness in the source? Is it a factual site or one that contains an opinion? Are the references stated clearly? Is it free from grammatical, spelling and typographical errors?

Yes, the facts are accurate and it uses research as a basis. There is not political, ideological, or biasness in the source. It is a factual site and the references states clearly. It is not free from grammatical, spelling and typographical errors.

Currency
Is the information up-to-date? Is it well-maintained?

The information is up to date, it is well maintained.

Accessibility
Is the site easily accessible? Does it require registration and log-ins? Are all the information accessible for FREE?

Yes, the site is easily accessible. No need registration and log-ins. All the information are accessible for free.

Presentation and Arrangement
Is the information well presented and arranged? Is the information clearly, consistently and logically presented and arranged? Are there any features such as site map, an index or a search facility? How effective are the search features in helping users to find information?

Yes, the information is well presented and arranged and clearly, consistently and logically presented an arranged there are many features such as an index and a search facility. Users can use the site find lots of information, it is very effective.

Usability
Is it easy to use and navigate around? Are there user support facilities?

Yes, it is easy to use and navigate around and there are user support facilities.

Overall
What is your overall impression of the quality of the websites?

This website covered lots of information and has many useful links. Not just about the fashion design. In a word, it is a free encyclopedia.

Thursday, January 04, 2007


EVALUATION TEMPLATE for Internet Resources

Class: P07

Title of Internet Resource: The developments in the area of world fashion design

URL : http://www.louisvuitton.com


Purpose
Are the aims of the website clearly stated?

Yes, it is clearly stated.

Coverage
What is the coverage of the site? Is it comprehensive? What subject areas and materials are covered? Are there any pointers to further information that enhance the coverage of the site? Are the links to other sites useful?

This website is coverage all the things about Louis Vuitton. It is covered the world of Louis Vuitton, the e-shopping, the stores and the newsletter and etc. The website links to them legal notice and the search engine are useful for us.

Authority
Is this an authoritative source? Are there any reviews about this site or has it been included in any gateways or virtual libraries?

Yes, it is an authoritative source. There are no reviews about the site, but it has linked its own legal notice.

Accuracy
Are the facts accurate? Does it use research as a basis? Is there political, ideological, or biasness in the source? Is it a factual site or one that contains an opinion? Are the references stated clearly? Is it free from grammatical, spelling and typographical errors?

Yes, the facts are accurate. It uses research as a basis. It is a factual site.
The references are stated clearly. No, it is not free from grammatical, spelling and typographical errors.

Currency
Is the information up-to-date? Is it well-maintained?

Yes, the information is up to date and it is well-maintained.

Accessibility
Is the site easily accessible? Does it require registration and log-ins? Are all the information accessible for FREE?

Yes, it is accessible. The website does not require registration and log-ins.
Almost, the information accessible for free.

Presentation and Arrangement
Is the information well presented and arranged? Is the information clearly, consistently and logically presented and arranged? Are there any features such as site map, an index or a search facility? How effective are the search features in helping users to find information?

Yes, the information is presented and arranged well. The information is clearly, consistently and logically presented and arranged. There are site map, an index and search facility. The search features are very helpful, when you search for one thing, it will list a variety of the thing for you to select.

Usability
Is it easy to use and navigate around? Are there user support facilities?

Yes, it is easy to use and navigate around and there are user support facilities.

Overall
What is your overall impression of the quality of the websites?

This website is an organization website. It is include all information about the Louis Vuitton’s products. The information is new. It is accurate and safety. However, it is the best website about the Louis Vuitton.


Reflection:
After learning and finishing evaluate the website. I learned there are many aspects must be considered when I search and find the site, such as, the coverage, the authoritative, the accuracy and etc. Just one website has much information to select. But choose the right website is difficult and complex. In a word, Everything is not that easy, Must learn hard and be careful.