Alltop states that its purpose is to “help you answer the question, “What’s happening?” in “all the topics that interest you.” Essentially, it aggregates websites, blogs, and other information sources for a given topic into individual webpages, such as Libraries. On any given topic page, you are presented with several information resources that
Alltop has chosen to include on that topic. The latest 5 headlines for a given information resource are shown along with that headline’s first paragraph (through the use of a mouse-over.) Topics can be accessed via an alphabetical list or search.
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