How to approach online research? •Use natural language •Keywords •Do a test search •Scan for keywords •Construct a new search query •Weed out the trash •Look for links •Repeat this process •Bookmark
ExercisesExercise 1: Search for online videoson YoutubeExercise 2: Search for images withGoogle Image SearchExercise 3: Search for geographic infowith “Google MapsExercise 4: Search for music onLastfMExercise 5: Search for people withPiplExercise 6: Search a chronic illness
Group ActivitySearch for the following Info:1.What building is just across the road from the Double Treeguesthouse on Times Square in New York City?2.What are the symptoms of overdosing on vitamin C?3.What was the most recent concert or event that Madonnaperformed at?4.Find a video of the very first moon landing in 1969.
Movie Reviews1.Rotten Tomatoes: www.rottentomatoes.com2.IMDB (the internet Movie Database):www.imdb.comWeather1.Weather.com: www.weather.comBlogs1.Google Blog Search:blogsearch.google.com/blogsearch?hl=en2.Technorati: technorati.com3.Blogline: www.bloglines.com