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How to do research searching for information on the internet

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This slideshow shows how to apply boolean search operators in searching for information on the internet.

This slideshow shows how to apply boolean search operators in searching for information on the internet.


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  • 1. Source: http://www.kyvl.org/kids/homebase.html
  • 2. Searching for Information Attribution: "3d puppet, holding big magnifier“ Source: http://www.ok.co.uk/home/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/40780016@N02/3915512820
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  • 4. Attribution: "Firefox on the rise" http://www.flickr.com/photos/77941960@N00/67984062 Attribution: "Google logo render - Mark Knol" http://www.flickr.com/photos/25064547@N06/2568436053
  • 5. Search Strategy
  • 6. “ Exact Phrase”
  • 7. AND
  • 8. EXCLUDE
  • 9. REFINE SITE: UK , GOV … FILETYPE: PDF , DOC , XLS Define: Capital Punishment
  • 10. Research Topic: Adel Othmani
    • Search Terms
    • Adel Othmani
    • “ Adel Othmani”
    • “ Adel Othmani” + site:uk
    • "Adel Othmani" + news articles + death penalty
    • "Adel Othmani" + news articles + "death penalty"
    • "Adel Othmani" + news articles + "death penalty" + site:bbc.co.uk
    • "Adel Othmani" + "death sentence" + news articles
    • "Adel Othmani" + "death sentence" + news articles + site:com
    # of results 48,400 14,500 59 1240 752 2 7060 1590 Searched Nov 2011
  • 11. Research Topic: Death Penalty Define your topic? Identify what information you need? Brainstorm “search terms” / “vocabulary items” & strategy Select the best reliable sources SKIMMING, SCANNING, SQ3R and take notes Who will be interested in producing the information?
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  • 13. Search Strategy Practice – Boolify Source: http://www.boolify.org/
  • 14. Source: http://www.kyvl.org/kids/homebase.html
  • 15. Academic Search Engine Source: http://education.iseek.com
  • 16. Academic Search Engine Source: http://www.findingdulcinea.com/
  • 17. METASEARCH ENGINE Source: http://www.dogpile.com
  • 18. METASEARCH ENGINE Source: http://www.mashpedia.com/