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Searching The Internet for Resources. Mabroukeh, Nizar R. COE 485 – Senior Project Design. Tips For Search on The Web. Try to limit the search as much as possible. Use logical operators. Try to use exact phrases. Don’t let irrelevant topics drag you.

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searching the internet for resources

Searching The Internet for Resources

Mabroukeh, Nizar R.

COE 485 – Senior Project Design

tips for search on the web
Tips For Search on The Web
  • Try to limit the search as much as possible. Use logical operators. Try to use exact phrases.
  • Don’t let irrelevant topics drag you.
  • Know what you want exactly, and it would be good if you know where you want it from.
  • Always try to go to the source first..

Nizar Mabroukeh, 2000

documents
Documents
  • If you are looking for documents like papers, white papers, technical reports, journals…etc, it would be good to go to the source of these documents directly by URL if you know it.
  • Utilize FTP sites for this purpose.
  • You might need tools for uncompressing files and other professional viewer software.
  • If you can’t find the complete document try to find the address of the author and email him to send you a hardcopy.

Nizar Mabroukeh, 2000

hardware
Hardware
  • Go to the vendor website.
  • Compare prices with different vendors.
  • Compare different technology.
  • Locate the nearest storehouse next to you.
  • Make sure that this is what you really need.

Nizar Mabroukeh, 2000

software
Software
  • Try free download sites first, like: www.download.com, www.shareware.com, www.filepile.com,…etc.
  • Look for best offer, check out amazon.com
  • It is always good to get an evaluation or trial copy first before buying the software so you know if it is what you want.

Nizar Mabroukeh, 2000

search engines
Search Engines
  • The followings are some of the best:www.lycos.com

www.nlsearch.com

www.infoseek.com

www.hotbot.com

www.webcrawler.com (meta search engine)

Nizar Mabroukeh, 2000

some helpful sites
Some Helpful Sites

http://www.firstnet.com.jo/main/search_engines.html

http://www.ccse.kfupm.edu.sa/ics/computer_science_links.htm

Read books at: www.informit.com

Nizar Mabroukeh, 2000

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