Search Engines and References Resources

General Search Engines

ALI Web

 - Search Form

Alta Vista Technology

CyberFetch

Direct Hit

Google!

 - Number 1 Search Engine on the Web! It’s a fast, accurate and informative search engine.

GoTo

 - Refers to Overture

HotBot

 - 54 million documents: the most complete Web index

InfoSeek

InfoService

 - A large and fascinating collection of links organized into categories. This is a fun site which is sort of like exploring that old trunk in the attic.

Internet Sleuth

 - Choose from over 1,800 searchable databases

KidsClick

 - Web Search for kids by librarians

Langenberg

 - Search and get there faster.

Librarians' Index to the Internet

 - Annotated directory of quality web sites on a wide variety of subjects. There are a few PG-13 sites included. This directory has been designed to meet the needs of public library patrons.

Linkzone

LookSmart

 - This site has a searchable directory of reviewed web sites. The menu system for this directory is quite useful in that you can see several levels of the menus at one time. This site is allied with Alta Vista.

Lycos

 - It's amazing where Go Get It will get you.

Mining Company

 - This is a searchable directory of reviewed and annotated web sites.

MSNSearch

 - Microsoft Search Engine

Nerd World Media

 - Internet subject index

The Net One

 - Search engine with numerous categories. Numerous web promotion links here.

Northern Light

 - (Key word index)

Open Directory Project

Open Text Web Index

 - The Internet's home page

PageHaus

 - Guide to the Internet

Planet Search

PointCom

 - Anti-porn Search Engine

PointGuide

 - A website that features a top 10 list, what's cool, what's new, and a search engine.

Point of Origin

 - Search for starting points on the Internet by category and sub-category.

Rex

 - Internet Resource EXchange

Search

Search Engines Worldwide

 - Has links to search engines on over 110 countries

Surfpoint

Virtual Search

WebCrawler

 - "It's that simple."

Zen Search

 - Your alternative search engine

Subject Directories with an Academic Approach

BUBL LINK

 - A searchable directory of web sites prepared by the University of Strathclyde Library in Glasgow. This directory can be browsed by subject or by the Dewey classification number.

INFOMINE

 - An extensive directory of web sites. This site is well-organized and searchable. A scholarly Internet resource collection from the Library of the University of California.

Library of Congress Subject Guides to the Internet

 - Topical guides to the Internet prepared by the Library of Congress.

StudyWeb

 - A searchable directory of 15,000 web sites. This site is geared toward K-12 students and teachers, but it has such an extensive collection of resources that it might be useful to the general searcher as well.

 

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