Lorain Public Library System - Useful Web Links
Selected Topic: Internet Search Engines
Ask.com is known for combining the power of search with insight from real people to deliver the best possible answers. We scour the web to find the right answer, and if it doesn't exist there, we route the question to a qualified Ask.com user with topic area knowledge and expertise.
Bing is a search engine that finds and organizes the answers you need so you can make faster, more informed decisions.
An alternate internet search engine with less ads, spam, and more privacy than some other search engines.
Finding Information: Search Engines
Explains various search engines available and which ones are useful for the type of search you might want to do (people, exact phrase, file-specific, sounds and more).
Popular search engine for general information, images, news, discussion groups and more.
Google Scholar enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research.
Which Search Engine When
Searching for information on the Internet is a challenge. There are many search engines that can help. This list gives examples of recommended search engines.
Directory of Internet locations.