Web Search Tips and Tricks
Here are sme tried and true web search methods that will work in virtually any search engine and directory, along with a few basic web search skills you need to have in order to have truly successful web searches.
Not all Search Engines Are Equal
An article comparing two popular search engines - Google and DuckDuckGo - with pros and cons including different levels of privacy, speed, and accuracy.
How to Search on Google
Many articles from Google on how to do effective searches, including a form for doing Advanced Searches.
Understanding the differences between searching on the Web, in databases, and in library catalogs will help you get the best results from your searches.