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portal : a web site serving as a guide or point of entry to the World Wide Web and usually including a search engine or a collection of links to other sites arranged especially by topic (Portal, 2015) [1] Webster Oxford Free OneLook Word Reference Urban Visuwords
Web portal : a web site that functions as a point of access to information on the World Wide Web and presents information from diverse sources in a unified way - examples of public web portals are AOL, Excite, iGoogle, MSN, Netvibes, and Yahoo! (Web portal, 2015) [2] Wikipedia
Site Note: Web portals are used in many domains including business and education. This site uses the term to refer to extensive network accessible bodies of knowledge about subjects or disciplines. Cosma is an example of a web portal for general knowledge.

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Enabling Smarter Collaboration: Web Portals


Resources


These are links to resources organized by a classification scheme developed exclusively for Cosma. more...

Resource Type

Subject Specific Links
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portal

portals of portals Cosma Wikipedia Portals
thesaurus

Visuwords
encyclopedia

Wikipedia
guide

Guide to Portals (Wikipedia)
product

shop Amazon eBay gift Zazzle
library

WorldCat (OAIster) Library of Congress
UPenn Online Books Open Library
book

ISBNdb Google Books
article

Google Scholar
government

USA.gov

News


Web Portal - Google News

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  1. ^ Portal. (2015). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary (11th ed.). Retrieved January 5, 2015, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/portal
  2. ^ Web portal. (2015). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved January 5, 2015, from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_portal