Advanced Google Search

Google Search Resources

Search tools
Google Scholar - search scholarly articles
News - search for recent news
Google News Archive - Miss microfiche? Go here.
Books - search published books
Ngram Viewer - display a graph showing how often phrases have occurred in books over time, more info here
Public Data - searches through public data published around the world (World Bank, US Census, IMF, etc.)
Trends - search for who is searching for what when (ie. what’s trending in different parts of the world)

Search resources
How to search on google - Google Search Support Site
Google Search - About the Google Search mobile app
A Google A Day Search Game - Interactive game
15 second search tips - YouTube playlist of 15 second videos about Search
Get More out of Google - Infographic tips and tricks for students conducting online research
Inside Search - How Search works and tips and tricks
Google Search Challenges

Posters you can print
Shortcuts graphics - round graphics showing the advanced search shortcuts
Search tips and tricks poster - Infographic showing modifiers to use to limit your search
Google Like a Boss - Infographic showing modifiers, similar to above infographic
Search poster - Another infographic search poster
even more posters here
Power Searching Quick Reference Guide - 2 pages of text, but really good explanations of different search features

Google Search Challenge

Click to open the Search Challenge document you see below. Make a copy for yourself.

Search Challenge - iPD