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Search Engines and Beyond: A Toolkit for Finding Free Online Resources for Science, Technology and Engineering

dc.contributor.authorTchangalova, Nedelina
dc.contributor.authorStilwell, Francy
dc.date.accessioned2014-01-09T17:31:27Z
dc.date.available2014-01-09T17:31:27Z
dc.date.issued2012
dc.identifier.citationTchangalova, N. & Stilwell, F. (2012). Search engines and beyond: A toolkit for finding free online resources for science, technology and engineering. Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship 69 (Spring). Retrieved from http://istl.library.ucsb.edu/12-spring/internet1.html. DOI:10.5062/F4D21VHZen_US
dc.identifier.issn1092-1206
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1903/14749
dc.description.abstractAs many information professionals know, searching the Internet landscape using the Google search engine will find only 20% of the information available on the Internet. Not only are there alternative general search engines beyond Google and Yahoo, there are an abundance of specialized search engines for finding specialized content. Reaching this specialized content requires specific searching skills, knowledge of the structure of the web, and an understanding of how search engines work. The aim of this webliography is to offer a selective list of search engines and information resources that will help science/technology librarians offer more subject-specific information to their STE clientele. This webliography can serve as a starting point for those interested in researching STE resources on the web, or for experienced researchers to find obscure citations. Most of the annotations for the resources were drawn from factual information on the home page as well as commentaries by the authors.en_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherIssues in Science and Technology Librarianshipen_US
dc.subjectwebliographyen_US
dc.subjectfederated search enginesen_US
dc.subjectscienceen_US
dc.subjecttechnologyen_US
dc.subjectengineeringen_US
dc.subjectfree resourcesen_US
dc.titleSearch Engines and Beyond: A Toolkit for Finding Free Online Resources for Science, Technology and Engineeringen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
dc.relation.isAvailableAtDigital Repository at the University of Marylanden_us
dc.relation.isAvailableAtUniversity of Maryland Librariesen_us
dc.relation.isAvailableAtUniversity of Maryland (College Park, MD)en_us


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