Friday, June 05, 2009

Internet Search Strategies Workshop Links

I discussed these websites during my June 6, 2009 MacNexus workshop.

1. Help Pages from Popular Search Engines
a. Google
b. Yahoo

2. Evaluation Checklist
How To Evaluate information

3. Tutorials
a. Bare Bones 101: A Basic Tutorial on Searching the Web
b. Internet for Beginners
c. Finding People

4. Selected Specialized Databases
a. General Refdesk
b. Health Information Medlineplus
c. Mac Support Apple Support
d. Mac Software VersionTracker
e. Almanac Information Information Please
f. Movie information Internet Movie Database
g. TV Listings TitanTV
h. Book Price Search Addall

5. New Search Engines
a. Alt Search Engines
b. iSeek
c. WolframAlpha

6. Additional Topics
a. KB Keyboard covers
b. O'Reilly Missing Manuals
c. Take Control Ebooks
d. Instapaper
e. Share This