CURRENT VERSION IS SEY 2003
On Internet Searching
André le Roux
This page is NOT maintained. For an updated list of articles on Internet
searching, please refer to the current version of the Search
Searching the Internet
By Clifford Lynch
"Combining the skills of the librarian and the computer scientist
may help organize the anarchy of the Internet"
Searching the Internet: Recommended Sites and
"This tutorial explores a variety of search tools to help you gain
skills in conducting research on the Internet"
On the Nets
An [EXTREMELY] outdated article, comparing the "new" search
engine, AltaVista, to existing engines back in 1996. It's an interesting
read and you quickly realize how far we've come since then.
Searching the Net
By Rick Langford
From the article: "The journey can be half the fun, more so if
you arrive at the destination you wanted to find in the first place."
Searching the Web
From the article: "With well over a billion web pages online, you
could spend a lifetime surfing the Web, following links from one page
to another. Amusing perhaps, but not very efficient if you are after
some specific information."
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