Technology - Searching Resources

Internet Searching

Internet Searching Training Class - Outline and Notes

Google - http://www.google.com/

Google Search Education - lessons from Google on searching

Twitter - https://twitter.com/#!/search-home (Video 1:48)

YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/

Pinterest - http://pinterest.com/

Sweetsearch - http://www.sweetsearch.com/ - uses evaluated websites

Shmoop - http://www.shmoop.com/ - online study guides by educators (Video - 2:54)

Wolfram Alpha - http://www.wolframalpha.com/ - computational knowledge engine (Video - 1:20)

Compfight - search for Creative Commons images

 

Google Search Tools

http://www.google.com/insidesearch/tipstricks/index.html - tips, tricks, tools, and help from Google

http://www.google.com/insidesearch/features.html - inside search features from Google

http://www.google.com/insights/search/ - compare search volume patterns

Google Art Project - explore museums and artwork around the world

Google Sky - view celestial objects from the moon to galaxies

Google Moon - explore the moon and Apollo landings

Google Mars - explore Mars

Google Trends - explore trends of search terms

Google Translate - online translation

Google Books - search and preview millions of books

Google Scholar - search scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources

Google Images - search images