Web Searching: Getting the Goods from Google

Note: I stopped updating this site in 2012.  Since people still find the useful, I'll leave it up but please note that materials are likely out of date. Page & handouts created by Elizabeth Dolinger, Information Literacy Librarian Mason Library Keene State College edolinger@keene.edu

Just Google

Handout (download Word doc)

Getting the "Goods"

For example:


Google is not a

It will only search for the WORDS you type.
It can not search for your idea.

For example:

You can do all of this from the
Advanced Search
screen too.

Elizabeth Dolinger,
Apr 16, 2010, 8:25 PM