Web Searching

There are lots of search engines, search engine advice and meta-search engines, tips and tutorials you can find online to help you with your research enquiries. Here are just a few academic search engine examples to get you started:


World Wide Web search engine support and discussion

Guides to successful web searching are many and various. Trusted and respected examples include:

  • Pandia is interested in effective internet searching and search engine optimization and offers a Powersearch feature and tutorials
  • Search Engine Showdown, although no longer up to date, features useful search engine comparisons, reviews, and search technique guidelines    

 Tips and tutorials:                          


For more information please contact your Subject Librarians