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Presented by Emanna Romano (aka Lisa Thumann) Searching Google  in a Snap
 
Google Search Features
 
   
Insights  for  Search
 
Language Tools
 
 
Languages include, but are not limited to, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Arabic, Polish, Thai, Turkish and Russian.
Advanced Search
  Boolean Search
 
 
http://www. google .com/intl/xx- elmer /   http://www. google .com/intl/xx- klingon /
Book Search
  <ul><li>There are three types of books: </li></ul><ul><li>In-copyright and in-print books </li></ul><ul><li>In-copyright...
 
 
Online access to entire books
Search your own collection of books with  &quot;My Library&quot;
 
<ul><li>Table of Contents </li></ul><ul><li>Search the Book </li></ul><ul><li>Popular Passages </li></ul><ul><li>Book Revi...
Google Scholar
<ul><li>What Google Scholar Searches: </li></ul><ul><li>Reputable articles </li></ul><ul><li>Journals </li></ul><ul><li>Bo...
 
Options to help you with your query
Google News
 
<ul><li>Top stories for everywhere in the  world in every language </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. news  </li></ul><ul><li>Business...
 
 
Google Alerts
Google Alerts
 
 
 
<ul><ul><li>Customize the list of sites your students search for information. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Create a custom s...
 
 
Edit the list of sites Change the look and feel of your CSE Get the code (html) to add it to embed your CSE on another sit...
How can we as educators help our students search efficiently and successfully? http://thumannresoures.com
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This is the deck that was used in the Searching Google in a Snap presentation in the DEN in Second Life on Wednesday, April 29, 2008

  • I've collated a list of some search lessons at

    http://www.shambles.net/pages/learning/infolit/searchless

    If anyone has any others ... I'd love to know them .... there is a form at the bottom of the page to add your recommendation(s).

    This search lessons list are part of a larger Information Literacy area on Shambles at

    http://www.shambles.net/informationliteracy/

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  • Thanks Lisa, I've yet to get the bits that enable Second Life inside my box...and social media has been enthralling enough,I suspect I will love Second Life whence I jump in!
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Searching Google In A Snap

  1. 1. Presented by Emanna Romano (aka Lisa Thumann) Searching Google in a Snap
  2. 3. Google Search Features
  3. 5.    
  4. 6. Insights for Search
  5. 8. Language Tools
  6. 9.  
  7. 11. Languages include, but are not limited to, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Arabic, Polish, Thai, Turkish and Russian.
  8. 12. Advanced Search
  9. 13.   Boolean Search
  10. 14.  
  11. 15.  
  12. 16. http://www. google .com/intl/xx- elmer / http://www. google .com/intl/xx- klingon /
  13. 17. Book Search
  14. 18.   <ul><li>There are three types of books: </li></ul><ul><li>In-copyright and in-print books </li></ul><ul><li>In-copyright and out-of-print books </li></ul><ul><li>Out-of-copyright books </li></ul>
  15. 21. Online access to entire books
  16. 22. Search your own collection of books with  &quot;My Library&quot;
  17. 24. <ul><li>Table of Contents </li></ul><ul><li>Search the Book </li></ul><ul><li>Popular Passages </li></ul><ul><li>Book Reviews </li></ul><ul><li>References from other Books </li></ul><ul><li>References from Scholarly Works </li></ul>About This Book
  18. 25. Google Scholar
  19. 26. <ul><li>What Google Scholar Searches: </li></ul><ul><li>Reputable articles </li></ul><ul><li>Journals </li></ul><ul><li>Books </li></ul><ul><li>What Google Scholar DOESN’T Search: </li></ul><ul><li>Newspapers </li></ul><ul><li>Magazines </li></ul><ul><li>Blogs </li></ul><ul><li>Popular websites </li></ul>
  20. 28. Options to help you with your query
  21. 29. Google News
  22. 31. <ul><li>Top stories for everywhere in the world in every language </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. news </li></ul><ul><li>Business news </li></ul><ul><li>Entertainment news </li></ul><ul><li>Sports news </li></ul>Advanced Search Options
  23. 34. Google Alerts
  24. 35. Google Alerts
  25. 39. <ul><ul><li>Customize the list of sites your students search for information. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Create a custom search page. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Collaborate with other teachers in your department. </li></ul></ul>
  26. 42. Edit the list of sites Change the look and feel of your CSE Get the code (html) to add it to embed your CSE on another site Invite and manage collaborators View visitor statistics
  27. 43. How can we as educators help our students search efficiently and successfully? http://thumannresoures.com

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