Internet Search & Evaluation

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Evaluating Internet Sources & Search Tools

To Evaluate the Sources: To Evaluate the Tools:
Evaluating Info Sources  Internet Tutorials 
Know How: Evaluating Info  Search Engine Showdown 
Interactive Evaluating Info Sources  Search Engine Watch 
Interactive Evaluating Context  Web Search Tools 

Search the Internet 

General Search Engines: Directories:
Ask.com (Advanced Google (Advanced Complete Planet  Intute 
Gigablast   Yahoo (Advanced)  DMOZ  PINAKEΣ 
 Duckduckgo.com       

Search Tools by Specialty

By Specialty With Acadmic Focus For Image/Video/Audio
Art Cyclopedia: Fine Arts Search Engine  AcademicInfo  Google Images 
BiomedCentral  BASE: Bielefeld Academic Search Engine  OhioLINK Digital Resource Commons 
BPubs.com (business)  Google Scholar  OAlster 
Environmental Directory  Infomine (scholarly resources)  NYPL Digital Gallery 
Findlaw (legal)  Intute (academic resources)  Search22: Picture & Image Search 
 Literary Resources   JURN  More... 
 MedlinePlus (health)  MERLOT: Multimedia Educational Resources for Learning and Teaching   
 Quick Reference  Microsoft Academic Search   
  PINAKE (subject directory)   
  Virtual Learning Resources Center   
  More...   

Page last updated: 1 April 2014 | ODU Library Reference Services 
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