This huge online catalog is a great place to see what other
people think. The children's software section includes some
editorial reviews from CSR.
California Instructional Technology
Here you can access the Technology in Curriculum (TIC)
Evaluations database, with reviews of 2000+ different
Department of Educational
The School of Education at Southern
Illinois University at Edwardsville is undertaking this
experimental project to gather and share evaluations of
educational software. The evaluations are being completed by
teachers in the area, and the results are being stored in a
database and shared with anyone who might be
A nonprofit organization run by one of the early pioneers in
software evaluation, Kenneth Komoski. EPIE sells The
Educational Software Selector ( TESS ) database containing
information on over 19,000 products marketed to schools and
for the home from over 1,300 different publishers. Its
continually updated version is available online on the World
Wide Web; and distributed semi-annually on CD-ROM.
EvaluTech is a free, searchable
database of curriculum-related print, non-print and
technology reviews specifically for Pre-K-12 educators based
on the NCPDI print publication InfoTech.North Carolina
Department of Public Instruction Educational Technology
Apple computer's web based collection of reviews of just
about everything, including software.
Only the Best: The Annual Guide to the Highest Rated
Software and Multimedia
This annual book and CD takes a survey
software reviewing publications and reports on "only the
best." It is designed for educational use (schools and
libraries). If you're looking for a nice list of review
sources, this is a good book to get.
This site collects reviews about a variety of products, from
books to some software.
A selection of reviews of software titles. The belief is
that each review is only an opinion, the more
concurring independent opinions you can
have, the better you understand what each software
Sunday School Software
A required stop for anyone involved with
Superkids Educational Software Review
This site contains software reviews with ratings, along with
a nice collection of articles on various education topics.
The reviews are interesting to read, and the articles are
Technology & Learning
Offers a nice searchable database of reviews from past
issues of the magazine.
"The virtual world for real people." A nice source of
illustrated reviews from 40 different US-based reviewers.
Reviews cover games, the Internet, education, and more.
Overall, a very nice site.
Ziff Davis Software Library
ZDNET Software Library contains ratings of shareware and
software demos that can be downloaded on the