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Books about Effective Searching

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The Extreme Searcher's Internet Handbook - Randolph Hock
ISBN: 9780910965842
Simply one of the best books I've found on Internet searching

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Understanding the Digital Generation
ISBN: 9781412938440
To help us "get" where students are coming from

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Masttering Online Research
ISBN: 9781582974583
A good supplement to The Extreme Searcher's Handbook

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Choosing Web 2.0 Tools for Learning and Taching in a Digital World - Pam Berger and Sally Trexler
ISBN: 9781591587064

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Web Literacy for Educators - Alan November
ISBN: 9781412958431
Great guide to teaching literacy effectively to students

Don't we already know how to do this?

Keeping Current...

These are websites I find useful in keeping up on what's happening in the search engine world:

Search Engines with a Twist

  • AllMyFaves
    A very cool visual website directory
  • Search-Cube
    A visual search engine
  • Quintura
    And another visual search engine
  • iSEEK
    Similar to Yippy formerly Clusty formerly Vivisimo, with very comparable search results and a far less awful name
  • Browsys
    This and Zuula (next link) are comparative search engines: they show results in severeal different engines in tabs across the top of the screen. Browsys shows the results in the original site page view,while Zuula...
  • Zuula
    ...shows the results in their own page format


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