Internet Research Resources

 

General Links

 

Library Spot

www.libraryspot.com/ Find useful library and reference resources, including top dictionaries, encyclopedias, newspapers, maps, quotations and much more.

 

Research Project Calculator

https://rpc.elm4you.org/

 

Internet Scout Project

scout.wisc.edu - Funded by the National Science Foundation. Its mission is to assist in the advancement of resource discovery on the Internet. It provides excellent reviews of Internet resources in the Social Sciences, Sciences, Business and Humanities.

 

Answers.Com

www.answers.com Find useful library and reference resources, including top dictionaries, encyclopedias, newspapers, maps, quotations and much more.

 

Ask.Com

www.ask.com - offers search for web sites, images, news, blogs, video, maps and directions, local search and shopping.

 

Basic Search and Directories

 

Alta Vista

www.altavista.com - Excellent all-round search engine.

 

Excite

www.excite.com - Basic search plus news, stocks, etc.

 

All the Web

www.alltheweb.com - Very fast, uncluttered search.

 

Go Network

www.go.com - Reviewed sites; great image search; uses Infoseek.

 

Google

www.google.com - Uncluttered search of 1 billion sites.

 

HotBot

www.hotbot.com - Easy advanced search for images, languages, domains.

 

LookSmart

search.looksmart.com - Quality web directory.

 

Lycos

www.lycos.com - Easy search and Navigation; personalized services.

 

Raging

www.raging.com - Fast, cluttered version of Alta Vista.

 

WebCrawler

www.webcrawler.com - Natural language; uses Excite.

 

Yahoo

www.yahoo.com - The original directory.

Meta and Specialized Search

 

Complete Planet

http://www.brightplanet.com/ - Lists subject specific searchable databases and search engines.

 

Debriefing

www.ixquick.com - Very fast and accurate Java based search. Crawls 7 major engines to return collected data.

 

Dogpile

www.dogpile.com - Search 26 search engines at the same time.

 

 

Langenberg

www.langenberg.com - An interface to web search engines and databases.

 

Mamma

www.mamma.com - Queries major search engines, merges and ranks results.

 

Metacrawler

www.metacrawler.com - Queries other search engines, organizes results into uniform format ranked be relevance.

 

Search.com

www.search.com - Single point of access to over 700 search engines.

 

Dejanews

groups.google.com - Search 80,000 discussion forms, including Usenet.

 

Medical World

www.mwsearch.com - Search the full text of nearly 100,000 web pages from selected medical sites.

 

Infobel

http://www.infobel.com/en/world - Search 400 phone number directories.

 

Altavista Babelfish

babel.altavista.com - Instant translations of test or whole web pages.

 

Yahoo

news.yahoo.com - News at  Yahoo.

 

Questia

www.questia.com - Largest online collection of books & journal articles (pay per services).

Criminal Justice research sites

 

Criminal Justice Jobs Help

criminaljusticejobshelp.com - a useful resource for those seeking employment in the criminal justice field

Hospitality Management Research Sites

 

Hospitality Management

http://www.hospitalitycareersnow.com - Valuable information on all aspects of careers in hospitality management

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