Module 6
Searching the Web

Academic Honesty
Citing Sources
Look at the Bibliography
Chat with a Reference Librarian
Site Map
Searching the Web

The web is useful if you are searching for: 

  • Government information: state, national, and international
  • Current news
  • Information on companies including annual reports and press releases
  • Information on organizations and educational institutions
  • Statistics and brief studies or reports
  • Selected electronic journals and texts
  • Pre-print research articles sometimes available from government or educational sites
  • Reference works, such as directories and dictionaries

Tools to use for Searching the Web:

Next: Web Search Tips

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