Looking for MORE SEARCH
Check the date of any
article you read!
Search Engines change so quickly that some
kinds of advice are soon out of date.
the latest news and reviews check
- a list of search help resources
regularly updated by Danny Sullivan of SearchEngineWatch.
Netscape Guide to Internet Research
free weekly newsletter
is an online tutorial (3-4 hours) provided by The Institute for
and Research Technology at the University of Bristol.
Habits Of Effective Searchers
Mining Co. Web Search Guide,
Today, Inc. features 'The
Internet Handbook' - ''the essential guide for anyone who uses the
Internet for research—librarians, teachers, students,
writers, business professionals, and others who need to search the Web
Searchers' Search Secrets Mining
Co. Web Search Guide, Jan
Search Zone Even more ways to
search the internet!
Wouldn't it be handy to be told when new pages get indexed - pages that
include your favourite keywords or search phrases?
There are 3 free services that will watch the web (and other sources)
for you while you sleep:
daily emails with your results
Light - click on the ALERT box
in the left hand margin.
You can download and
install the latest search
utilities on your own PC.
Depending on the make and version of the software you install, the
benefits can be:
There is a freeware version of Copernic
Also take a look at: BullsEye
Check the latest features and offers for yourself, or search for
of these utilities at The
Mining Co. or using your current
favourite search engine or
software review site.
- you can search
several search engines at once (i.e.
- the results are not
skewed or slowed by advertising
(this may involve a fee to switch it off!)
- you have more
control over how the results are
presented (e.g. by URL, by page title or by search engine)
- the pages that
appear in the search results can be
downloaded automatically (and then viewed off line)