Web Searching Tutorial

Searching the Web is not easy. There is a lot of junk out there, and it can be frustrating to sift through it all. I would imagine you have tried to use the search engines like Alta Vista or Lycos, and have run into the fact that its difficult to easily find the information you need.This tutorial will help.

After completing this tutorial, you will know:

In general, you will be much more comfortable in knowing how these Web Databases work and how you can use them more effectively.


Tutorial Outline

If you are not able to complete this tutorial in one sitting, you should note the topic you are learning when you quit. You can use this outline to resume your tutorial when you come back by selecting the desired topic.

  1. Introduction to Web Databases
  2. Using a Search Engine
  3. Using a Pick List
  4. Selecting the Proper Web Database for your search
  5. Conclusion
  6. Further search examples

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