Web Search Tools
A “whole web” search engine. Actually, it cannot search the hidden web, i.e. web pages blocked by login or registration requirements.
Google Advanced Search
Narrow your search results by setting more specific parameters.
Duck Duck Go
A “do not track” search engine created for those who don’t want their searching activities monitored.
A search engine that puts results into clusters and allows you to limit your search by subject or topic.
Searches articles, theses, books, abstracts, and court opinions from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities, and other web sites. Due to copyright law, many of the sources appear as abstracts or in partial form, yet there are also many complete sources.
Web and Social Media Evaluation Tools
Web Evaluation Criteria (.doc) – Guidelines for evaluating websites
Evaluating Social Media Postings (.doc) – A question-based worksheet
WebEvaluation Checklist (.rtf) – A checklist developed by the University of California Berkley
Web Evaluation Questions (.doc) – A question-based worksheet