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Information Handouts - Search Engines/Directories - Subject Guides/Directories - Citing Resources
Evaluating Websites - Internet Tutorials - Information Literacy - Online Books, Journals and Collections - Copyright Resources - Associations

Information Handouts

Also don't forget the Catalog for Books and Databases for Journal Articles

Recommended Internet Sites

Search Engines/Directories
If you have not found what you needed on the WWW by Subject pages then try searching by keyword in the following recommended search engines.

Learn which search engine you should use.

Google - Yahoo - Lycos - HotBot - Open Directory

More Search Tools:
For a descriptive listing go to Search Engines and Directories A to Z

Two of the best sites for search engine information and reviews:
Search Engine Watch & Search Engine Showdown

Subject Guides/Directories

  • Digital Librarian: A librarian's choice of the best on the Web. Maintained by Margaret Vail Anderson, a librarian in Cortland, NY. It has a minimum of 96 broad subject categories in its directory.
  • LibrarySpot claims to have "the best libraries, newspapers, encyclopedias, maps and more in one Spot."
  • Library of Congress’ Virtual Reference Shelf
  • claims to be "the single best source for facts on the Net"
  • Voice of the Shuttle - Directory for Humanities Research
  • WWW Virtual Library is a collection of academic subject related web sites maintained by institutions throughout the world, each administering a different subject.

More sites:
Academic Info, Beaucoup!, iTools,, WebRing Directory

Citing Resources

Evaluating Websites

Internet Tutorials

Online Books, Journals & Collections



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