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Search the Internet

Resource materials useful to DVR staff and consumers interested in learning how to search the Internet to find additional career resources.

Tutorials/Information

Finding Information on the Internet: A Tutorial
This site is an excellent comprehensive online tutorial created by the Teaching Library at the University of California at Berkeley. It provides information on searching the Internet for information which ranges from basic to advanced.For the novice Internet user this would be a good way to learn about various search engines and how to use them. The user will find suggestions as to the best search engines.

Dial Up to High Speed: The History of the Internet
This site explains the history of the Internet and provides some additional links/resources to learn more about the history of the Internet.

Search Engines

Meta-Search Engines

These search engines do not have their own databases. Instead, they pass your search through other search engines, gather the responses from the individual search engines they query, and then give you a report of the results from many different resources.

Keyword Search Engines & Subject Directories

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