Category: Web Search

  • Finding Information on the Internet
    • To increase proficiency in finding relevant Internet resources.
  • Finding Information on the Internet: A Tutorial
    • This tutorial presents the substance of the web searching workshop offered by the Teaching Library at the University of California at Berkeley. The content on this site has been updated to reflect the latest trends in search engines, directories, and evaluating web pages.
  • Finding Information: Search Engines
    • Search engines that help you find whatever you are looking for. This is a collection of helpful resources to assist you in finding information.
  • Search Engines
    • Instructions on how to effectively use search engines and whether or not they contain useful information.
  • Search Engines: A Foreign Object to Teachers?
    • In developing this tutorial, it was evident that there were a great number of existing search engines available. It became apparent that people tend to favor search engines that are efficient and effective in helping them access the information of interest. Thus, a search engine is only effective if it can find a variety of web sites you need and want.
  • Searching the World Wide Web: Overview
    • Overview of searching the web, using search engines, web directories, and other search strategies.
  • Web Directories
    • A web directory or link directory is a directory on the World Wide Web. It specializes in linking to other web sites and categorizing those links.
  • Web Search Engine
    • A web search engine is designed to search for information on the World Wide Web and FTP servers.