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ENG 1020 - Kazmier: Searching the Internet


Google Web Search

See tips for searching the Internet in the "Internet Search Tips" box on this page.

If you'd rather not start from scratch, here are some sites to try:

Internet Search Tips

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5 tips for searching the Internet infographic. Next box provides text of infographic.

Evaluating Websites

There are many methods for website evaluation to choose from:

 Choose a commercial website (.com) and compare it to a governmental, educational, or organizational website (.gov, .edu, .org) using the R.E.A.L. method of evaluation.

  Evaluate websites with the CRAP test. Once you've tried it a few times, you will remember and learn what to watch for.

  Evaluate websites like a fact checker... they're experts.