presented by Don Boozer & Bill Meltzer
Ohio Library Council Chapter Conferences 2014
Supplemental Resource Handout
Prelimi...
II. Specialized Search Examples
WolframAlpha - http://www.wolframalpha.com/
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  1. 1. presented by Don Boozer & Bill Meltzer Ohio Library Council Chapter Conferences 2014 Supplemental Resource Handout Preliminary Discussion Materials “Your Face and Name Will Appear in Google Ads Starting Today” Gizmodo (November 11, 2013) http://gizmodo.com/googles-going-to-start-sticking-your-face-and-name-in-1443861985/1462317340/@ace “Google-Military-Surveillance Complex” PandoDaily (March 7, 2014) http://pando.com/2014/03/07/the-google-military-surveillance-complex/ “Google? Evil? You have no idea” InfoWorld (March 13, 2014) http://www.infoworld.com/t/cringely/google-evil-you-have-no-idea-238288?page=0,0 Google Inc. NetPAC activity (from Open Secrets.org) https://www.opensecrets.org/pacs/lookup2.php?strID=C00428623 “Going Beyond Google Again” American Libraries, March/April 2014, p.48-51. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/issue/marchapril-2014 Google Alternatives Covered in Presentation I. Google Search IA. Discussion “Google Users May See Up To A Dozen Experiments” Search Engine Land, Barry Schwartz http://searchengineland.com/just-testing-google-searchers-may-see-up-to-a-dozen-experiments-141570 What is the Deep Web? (infographic from CNN Money) http://money.cnn.com/infographic/technology/what-is-the-deep-web/?iid=EL “How Search Engines Rank Web Pages” Search Engine Watch, David Harry http://searchenginewatch.com/article/2064539/How-Search-Engines-Rank-Web-Pages “Search Engine Optimization and User Behavior” (2011) http://www.hastingsresearch.com/net/09-SEO-ELIS-encyclopedia-article.html IB. Search Engine Alternatives DuckDuckGo – https://duckduckgo.com/ (and http://ddg.gg) “Advanced” Search: https://duckduckgo.com/goodies Ixquick – https://www.ixquick.com/ Advanced Search: https://www.ixquick.com/eng/advanced-search.html?&cat=web&query blekko - http://blekko.com/ Million Short - https://millionshort.com/ Bing - http://www.bing.com/ Bing It On: bing vs. Google - http://www.bingiton.com/ “Microsoft's Bing search engine will power the Yahoo website...” (2009) http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/8174763.stm
  2. 2. II. Specialized Search Examples WolframAlpha - http://www.wolframalpha.com/ OEDB: Open Education Database – http://oedb.org/ilibrarian/research-beyond-google/ “Research Beyond Google: 119 Authoritative, Invisible, and Comprehensive Resources” JISC Inform “Ten search engines for researchers” http://www.jisc.ac.uk/inform/inform37/SearchingBeyondGoogle.html#.Uxobq_mwL92 III. Books Hathi Trust - http://www.hathitrust.org/ Internet Archive - https://archive.org/ Texts - https://archive.org/details/texts IV. Alternatives to Drive http://news.cnet.com/8301-1023_3-57419587-93/google-drive-is-not-for-everyone-so-try-these-alternatives/ Dropbox – https://www.dropbox.com/ Box – https://www.box.com/ Zoho – https://www.zoho.com/ V. Supplemental Resources Karen Blakeman – “Anything but Google: You can say ‘NO’ to Google” (118 slides! Highly recommended) http://www.slideshare.net/KarenBlakeman/anything-but-google-you-can-say-no-to-google - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - A Google-Free Pledge As an experiment in exploring diverse resources and stretching my abilities as an information professional, I, ________________________, commit to not utilizing Google’s search and other resources in my work for ______ (circle one) hour(s)/day(s)/week(s) beginning ____/____/20____. _______________________________________ (signature) If you take the pledge, feel free to share your experience with the presenters at don@cpl.org and/or wmeltzer@worthingtonlibraries.org

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