• Searching the Web


    You know Google. Try these search tools.

    You know about Google and other popular search engines, now give these a try. Each offers a little something different.

    Search directories

    Sweet Search (from findingDulcineaTHIS IS MY FAVORITE FOR SCHOOL RELATED PROJECTS!

    Presents credible and trustworthy websites that have been reviewed by research experts.

    Ipl2

    A searchable, subject-categorized directory of authoritative website. Designed, created, and maintained by information professionals.

    KidsClick

    A web search site designed for kids by librarians.

    Search engines

    Carrot2

    General search engine. Organizes your search results into topics.  

    DuckDuckGo

    General search engine like Google, but with less clutter and more privacy.

    instaGrok: A new way to learn

    instaGrok finds quality educational materials and helps learners make sense of them.

    RefSeek

    A web search tool for students and researchers. Searches web pages, books, encyclopedias, journals, and newspapers.