Using Search Engines

Searching Web Pages

pages containing specific words

Example

Agriculture Information System

pages containing Phrase

Example

"Agriculture Information System"

pages from specific sites only

Example

Agriculture Information System site:edu

pages containing similar words

Example

~Agriculture ~Information ~System

 

pages containing specific words in defined form

Example

"Agriculture *  System"

Searching Documents

documents of specific file types

Example

Agriculture Information System filetype:pdf

Searching Codes

Source codes

 

Searching Images / Pictures / Models

Image search

  • Google Image Search ( link )
  • Yahoo Image Search ( link )
  • Live Image Search ( link )
  • Tag, Description, location, camera.... based search on Flickr ( link )

Animation search

  • Animation library ( link )
  • Animation factory ( link )

Model Search

  • Google 3D Warehouse (link)

Searching Data Sets

Governmental Data

Scientific /  Research Data

  • Bioinformatics ( link )
  • Machine Learning ( link )

Searching Locations on map

  • Google Local ( link )
  • Google Earth ( link )
  • MSN ( link )
  • Yahoo ( link )

Searching Satellite Images

  • Global Land Cover Facility ( link )

Searching Multi-Media

  • Internet Archive ( link )

Searching Research Papers

  • Google Scholar ( link )
  • Live Academic ( link )
  • Citeseer ( link )
  • DBLP- Bibliographical Database Search ( link )

Searching Software

  • List of Free Software Websites ( link )
  • List of Software Hosting Facilities ( link )

Searching Bookmarks

Searching bookmarks on social bookmark sharing application

Searching Blogs and Blog Entries

  • Google Blog Search ( link )
  • Technorati ( link )

Searching Reference Pages

Searching online encyclopedia

  • Wikipedia  ( link )

Searching Events

Conferences

  • Event Seer ( link )

 

Last modified: Wednesday, 10 July 2013, 3:09 PM